The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 533 594 595
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +1
Contract jobs citing RHCE 95 40 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.075% 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 0.39% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 18 10
Median daily rate £440 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.82% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £314 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.23% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
RHCE
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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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10223 10297 9546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.37% 19.37% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6393 6244 5494
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 353 496 402
Median hourly rate £27.80 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.05% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.06 £13.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.19 £47.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing RHCE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in England

RHCE
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RHCE Daily Rate Trend in England

RHCE
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RHCE across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

RHCE Daily Rate Histogram in England

RHCE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RHCE Hourly Rate Trend in England

RHCE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 34 £500 +25.00% 2
North East +6 28 £266 -
South East +22 21 £500 +53.84% 4
South West +20 6 £475 -
Yorkshire - 3 £275 -
North West - 2 £425 -
East of England +18 1 £350 -
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RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RHCE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 175 (99.43%) Linux
2 151 (85.80%) Red Hat
3 109 (61.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 84 (47.73%) ITIL
5 81 (46.02%) Puppet
6 80 (45.45%) Oracle
7 70 (39.77%) SAN
8 65 (36.93%) KVM
9 63 (35.80%) HP
10 60 (34.09%) High Availability
11 57 (32.39%) Clustering
12 55 (31.25%) EMC
12 55 (31.25%) AIX
13 54 (30.68%) Service Delivery
13 54 (30.68%) Security Cleared
13 54 (30.68%) Compliance Management
14 49 (27.84%) Oracle RAC
15 45 (25.57%) EMC NetWorker
16 42 (23.86%) RHCA
17 37 (21.02%) VMware
18 36 (20.45%) SLA
19 35 (19.89%) Configuration Management
20 32 (18.18%) Apache
21 31 (17.61%) MySQL
21 31 (17.61%) DNS
21 31 (17.61%) LAMP
22 30 (17.05%) IBM
22 30 (17.05%) Perl
22 30 (17.05%) Python
22 30 (17.05%) Unix

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (18.18%) Apache
2 23 (13.07%) OpenStack
3 20 (11.36%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.55%) JBoss
5 7 (3.98%) IIS
5 7 (3.98%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 7 (3.98%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.84%) MS Office
3 3 (1.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.27%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (39.77%) SAN
2 31 (17.61%) DNS
3 21 (11.93%) TCP/IP
4 14 (7.95%) LDAP
5 11 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (5.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (5.11%) iSCSI
8 8 (4.55%) SSL
9 7 (3.98%) Internet
9 7 (3.98%) NAS
10 6 (3.41%) Kerberos
10 6 (3.41%) LAN
10 6 (3.41%) VLAN
10 6 (3.41%) WAN
11 5 (2.84%) Firewall
11 5 (2.84%) SSH
12 3 (1.70%) DHCP
13 2 (1.14%) OpenLDAP
13 2 (1.14%) tcpdump
13 2 (1.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.61%) MySQL
2 6 (3.41%) Big Data
3 4 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.70%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.25%) JIRA
3 9 (5.11%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (3.41%) Subversion
5 2 (1.14%) Ant
5 2 (1.14%) GCC
5 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (14.77%) Finance
2 18 (10.23%) Banking
3 8 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (38.07%) Administrator
2 63 (35.80%) Linux Administrator
3 61 (34.66%) Linux Engineer
4 28 (15.91%) Linux Support
5 18 (10.23%) Linux Specialist
6 17 (9.66%) Support Engineer
7 16 (9.09%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 15 (8.52%) 3rd Line Support
8 15 (8.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 15 (8.52%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (7.39%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 12 (6.82%) Linux Support Engineer
11 11 (6.25%) Consultant
12 9 (5.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (5.11%) Linux Consultant
12 9 (5.11%) Server Support
13 8 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
13 8 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
13 8 (4.55%) Support Specialist
14 7 (3.98%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (17.61%) LAMP
2 7 (3.98%) .NET
2 7 (3.98%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (3.41%) .NET Framework
3 6 (3.41%) JSP
3 6 (3.41%) libvirt
4 4 (2.27%) JSON
4 4 (2.27%) WAMP
5 3 (1.70%) Ajax
5 3 (1.70%) CSS
5 3 (1.70%) ebXML
5 3 (1.70%) REST
5 3 (1.70%) SOAP
5 3 (1.70%) Web Services
6 2 (1.14%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.14%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 57 (32.39%) Clustering
2 11 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.25%) Wiki
3 9 (5.11%) EMC VNX
4 7 (3.98%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.98%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.41%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.41%) PMI
6 5 (2.84%) PKI
6 5 (2.84%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.27%) Derivative
8 3 (1.70%) CMDB
8 3 (1.70%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.14%) Ergonomics
9 2 (1.14%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.14%) Statistics
9 2 (1.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 175 (99.43%) Linux
2 109 (61.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 55 (31.25%) AIX
4 30 (17.05%) Unix
5 23 (13.07%) Windows
6 19 (10.80%) CentOS
7 17 (9.66%) Solaris
8 10 (5.68%) Ubuntu
9 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (3.41%) Windows Server
11 5 (2.84%) Debian
12 4 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (47.73%) ITIL
2 60 (34.09%) High Availability
3 54 (30.68%) Compliance Management
3 54 (30.68%) Service Delivery
4 35 (19.89%) Configuration Management
5 22 (12.50%) DevOps
6 20 (11.36%) Migration
6 20 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (10.80%) Data Protection
8 16 (9.09%) Open Source
9 10 (5.68%) Load Balancing
10 9 (5.11%) Kernel Tuning
11 8 (4.55%) Dependency Management
12 7 (3.98%) Capacity Management
12 7 (3.98%) Compatibility Testing
12 7 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (3.98%) Low Latency
12 7 (3.98%) PRINCE2
12 7 (3.98%) Project Management
13 6 (3.41%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.05%) Perl
1 30 (17.05%) Python
2 22 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 16 (9.09%) Java
4 13 (7.39%) PHP
5 10 (5.68%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.41%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.41%) Ruby
7 4 (2.27%) C
8 3 (1.70%) C++
8 3 (1.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.57%) AWK
9 1 (0.57%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (30.68%) Security Cleared
2 42 (23.86%) RHCA
3 29 (16.48%) RHCSA
4 25 (14.20%) SC Cleared
5 24 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (11.93%) CCNP
6 21 (11.93%) DV Cleared
7 20 (11.36%) CCNA
8 18 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (7.95%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (6.25%) Degree
11 10 (5.68%) MCSE
12 9 (5.11%) RHCT
12 9 (5.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (4.55%) MCITP
13 8 (4.55%) MCTS
14 6 (3.41%) PMI Certification
15 3 (1.70%) JNCIA
15 3 (1.70%) OCP
15 3 (1.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (20.45%) SLA
2 5 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.70%) HL7
3 3 (1.70%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.14%) QA
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 65 (36.93%) KVM
2 49 (27.84%) Oracle RAC
3 28 (15.91%) Active Directory
4 24 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (11.36%) NFS
6 15 (8.52%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (6.82%) iptables
7 12 (6.82%) Samba
8 10 (5.68%) vSphere
9 7 (3.98%) Hyper-V
9 7 (3.98%) UAG
10 6 (3.41%) XenServer
11 5 (2.84%) Postfix
12 4 (2.27%) Docker
12 4 (2.27%) LXC
12 4 (2.27%) vCloud
13 3 (1.70%) Firmware
14 2 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (1.14%) Squid
14 2 (1.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 81 (46.02%) Puppet
2 45 (25.57%) EMC NetWorker
3 21 (11.93%) Nagios
4 19 (10.80%) Red Hat Satellite
5 16 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (3.98%) HAProxy
7 5 (2.84%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 3 (1.70%) Ansible
9 3 (1.70%) SELinux
10 2 (1.14%) Capistrano
10 2 (1.14%) SCCM
11 1 (0.57%) OpenView
11 1 (0.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 151 (85.80%) Red Hat
2 80 (45.45%) Oracle
3 63 (35.80%) HP
4 55 (31.25%) EMC
5 37 (21.02%) VMware
6 30 (17.05%) IBM
7 22 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 14 (7.95%) Cisco
9 12 (6.82%) NetApp
10 9 (5.11%) Citrix
11 8 (4.55%) Brocade
12 6 (3.41%) ArcSight
13 4 (2.27%) Google
14 3 (1.70%) 3PAR
14 3 (1.70%) Dell
14 3 (1.70%) Juniper
15 2 (1.14%) AppSense
15 2 (1.14%) Splunk
15 2 (1.14%) Veritas
15 2 (1.14%) WorldPay
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