The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 144 143 111
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -32
Contract jobs citing RHCE 1 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.032% 0.16% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.87% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Average daily rate
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- £295 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
541 578 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.35% 18.43% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 287 220
Average daily rate £360 £361 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +20.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 33 33
Average hourly rate £21.01 £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.55% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.59 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RHCE across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

RHCE
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RHCE across the East of England region.

RHCE Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

RHCE
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RHCE across the East of England region.

RHCE Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

RHCE
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing RHCE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RHCE.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) RHCA
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Data Security
3 3 (50.00%) Statistics
3 3 (50.00%) Market Research
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing RHCE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RHCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Security
1 3 (50.00%) Market Research
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) RHCA
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Imperva