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 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 549 555 508
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -47
Contract jobs citing RHCE 40 22 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.044% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.23% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 40
Average daily rate
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£353 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £293 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10154 9384 8450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.11% 18.65% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6152 5396 4705
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 386 436
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.36 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £44.48
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 England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RHCE across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the 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
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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
London +25 17 £400 - 8
South East -13 11 £325 -31.57% 4
North East - 7 - -
South West -8 4 - -
East of England -1 1 - -
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RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 74 (96.10%) Linux
2 58 (75.32%) Red Hat
3 34 (44.16%) VMware
3 34 (44.16%) Puppet
4 28 (36.36%) CentOS
4 28 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (35.06%) Security Cleared
6 25 (32.47%) Cisco
7 24 (31.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (28.57%) Oracle
9 21 (27.27%) TCP/IP
10 20 (25.97%) Python
10 20 (25.97%) SC Cleared
11 19 (24.68%) Active Directory
12 18 (23.38%) Configuration Management
12 18 (23.38%) Windows
13 16 (20.78%) Solaris
13 16 (20.78%) Perl
14 15 (19.48%) LAN
14 15 (19.48%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (15.58%) HP
15 12 (15.58%) WAN
15 12 (15.58%) Firewall
15 12 (15.58%) DV Cleared
16 11 (14.29%) Samba
16 11 (14.29%) UNIX
16 11 (14.29%) CCNP
17 10 (12.99%) Sun
17 10 (12.99%) DNS
17 10 (12.99%) Amazon AWS

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (10.39%) Apache
2 5 (6.49%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.90%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Office
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.79%) OpenShift
3 5 (6.49%) SaaS
4 3 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.90%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 15 (19.48%) LAN
3 12 (15.58%) WAN
3 12 (15.58%) Firewall
4 10 (12.99%) DNS
5 9 (11.69%) iSCSI
6 8 (10.39%) SAN
7 6 (7.79%) FTP
7 6 (7.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (6.49%) HTTP
9 4 (5.19%) SMTP
9 4 (5.19%) HTTPS
9 4 (5.19%) SSH
9 4 (5.19%) NAS
9 4 (5.19%) LDAP
10 3 (3.90%) PCoIP
10 3 (3.90%) FCoE
10 3 (3.90%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (3.90%) SSL
11 2 (2.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) MySQL
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.90%) Big Data
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) JIRA
1 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.60%) Gerrit
General
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.60%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
2 22 (28.57%) Administrator
3 16 (20.78%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (20.78%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (12.99%) Designer
4 10 (12.99%) Senior Designer
4 10 (12.99%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (9.09%) Linux Support
7 6 (7.79%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.79%) UNIX Administrator
8 3 (3.90%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Data Centre Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Architect
9 2 (2.60%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.60%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) Web Services
2 2 (2.60%) REST
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.30%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.30%) Middleware
3 1 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.69%) Clustering
3 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) Wiki
4 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.90%) Statistics
5 2 (2.60%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.60%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) STB
6 1 (1.30%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 74 (96.10%) Linux
2 28 (36.36%) CentOS
2 28 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (23.38%) Windows
4 16 (20.78%) Solaris
5 11 (14.29%) UNIX
6 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.49%) Debian
8 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.19%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) Configuration Management
2 9 (11.69%) DevOps
3 8 (10.39%) Open Source
4 7 (9.09%) Migration
5 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.79%) Network Design
6 5 (6.49%) Project Management
7 4 (5.19%) ITIL
7 4 (5.19%) Change Management
7 4 (5.19%) Data Security
7 4 (5.19%) Release Management
8 3 (3.90%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.90%) Market Research
8 3 (3.90%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.60%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.60%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.60%) SDLC
9 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.60%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.97%) Python
2 16 (20.78%) Perl
3 8 (10.39%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.19%) SQL
4 4 (5.19%) Ruby
5 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.90%) C
6 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.60%) Go
7 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (35.06%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.97%) SC Cleared
3 15 (19.48%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (15.58%) DV Cleared
5 11 (14.29%) CCNP
6 9 (11.69%) MCSE
6 9 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (10.39%) RHCSA
8 7 (9.09%) CCNA
9 5 (6.49%) RHCA
10 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (3.90%) Degree
11 2 (2.60%) LPIC
11 2 (2.60%) HP ASE
11 2 (2.60%) HP MASE
11 2 (2.60%) CCIE
12 1 (1.30%) OCP
12 1 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (31.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (24.68%) Active Directory
3 11 (14.29%) Samba
4 9 (11.69%) Postfix
5 8 (10.39%) iptables
6 5 (6.49%) qmail
6 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
7 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.19%) SpamAssassin
8 3 (3.90%) KVM
8 3 (3.90%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.60%) Docker
10 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (44.16%) Puppet
2 9 (11.69%) SELinux
3 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
3 7 (9.09%) Nagios
4 6 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.79%) Ansible
5 3 (3.90%) yum
5 3 (3.90%) HAProxy
5 3 (3.90%) SCOM
5 3 (3.90%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.90%) Cacti
6 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.60%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.60%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.30%) OpenView
7 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.30%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (1.30%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 58 (75.32%) Red Hat
2 34 (44.16%) VMware
3 25 (32.47%) Cisco
4 22 (28.57%) Oracle
5 12 (15.58%) HP
6 10 (12.99%) Sun
7 8 (10.39%) Juniper
8 5 (6.49%) Dell
8 5 (6.49%) NetApp
9 4 (5.19%) Citrix
9 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.60%) F5
11 2 (2.60%) SaltStack
11 2 (2.60%) Veritas
11 2 (2.60%) Brocade
12 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
12 1 (1.30%) Tripwire
12 1 (1.30%) Symantec
12 1 (1.30%) IBM
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