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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 504 583 569
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -14
Contract jobs citing RHCE 119 36 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.070% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% 0.36% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 18 8
Median daily rate £445 £361 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% -12.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £318 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £467 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RHCE
UK

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
10673 9913 9247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.40% 19.21% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6699 5990 5297
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 486 403
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.05 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
North East - 41 £280 -
London +21 36 £450 +16.12% 4
South East +16 23 £500 +53.84% 4
East of England +23 8 £450 +26.31%
South West -7 7 £475 +18.75% 2
North West - 4 £295 - 1
RHCE
UK

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 161 (99.38%) Linux
2 140 (86.42%) Red Hat
3 101 (62.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 78 (48.15%) Oracle
5 77 (47.53%) Puppet
6 74 (45.68%) ITIL
7 64 (39.51%) SAN
8 60 (37.04%) HP
9 56 (34.57%) Security Cleared
9 56 (34.57%) KVM
10 53 (32.72%) High Availability
11 51 (31.48%) EMC
12 50 (30.86%) Service Delivery
12 50 (30.86%) Clustering
13 48 (29.63%) AIX
14 43 (26.54%) Oracle RAC
15 41 (25.31%) Configuration Management
16 40 (24.69%) EMC NetWorker
17 38 (23.46%) Apache
18 37 (22.84%) VMware
18 37 (22.84%) RHCA
19 36 (22.22%) Perl
20 34 (20.99%) Active Directory
21 33 (20.37%) LAMP
22 32 (19.75%) MySQL
23 31 (19.14%) SLA
24 30 (18.52%) DNS
25 29 (17.90%) Unix
25 29 (17.90%) Python
26 28 (17.28%) TCP/IP

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 38 (23.46%) Apache
2 26 (16.05%) Tomcat
3 20 (12.35%) OpenStack
4 8 (4.94%) JBoss
5 7 (4.32%) IIS
5 7 (4.32%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (4.32%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.09%) MS Office
3 3 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.85%) PaaS
5 1 (0.62%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 64 (39.51%) SAN
2 30 (18.52%) DNS
3 28 (17.28%) TCP/IP
4 12 (7.41%) LDAP
5 11 (6.79%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (6.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (5.56%) iSCSI
8 8 (4.94%) SSL
9 7 (4.32%) Internet
9 7 (4.32%) NAS
10 6 (3.70%) LAN
10 6 (3.70%) WAN
11 5 (3.09%) Firewall
11 5 (3.09%) SSH
12 4 (2.47%) DHCP
12 4 (2.47%) Kerberos
12 4 (2.47%) VLAN
13 2 (1.23%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.23%) tcpdump
13 2 (1.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.75%) MySQL
2 4 (2.47%) Big Data
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.85%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (10.49%) JIRA
2 10 (6.17%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (3.70%) Subversion
5 2 (1.23%) Ant
5 2 (1.23%) GCC
5 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (14.20%) Finance
2 16 (9.88%) Banking
3 8 (4.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (39.51%) Linux Engineer
2 62 (38.27%) Administrator
3 58 (35.80%) Linux Administrator
4 26 (16.05%) Linux Support
5 16 (9.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 16 (9.88%) Support Engineer
6 15 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (8.64%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 14 (8.64%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 13 (8.02%) Linux Specialist
9 12 (7.41%) Linux Support Engineer
10 10 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.56%) Designer
12 8 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
12 8 (4.94%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (4.94%) Senior Designer
12 8 (4.94%) Server Support
12 8 (4.94%) Support Specialist
13 7 (4.32%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.37%) LAMP
2 7 (4.32%) .NET
2 7 (4.32%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 6 (3.70%) JSP
4 4 (2.47%) JSON
4 4 (2.47%) libvirt
4 4 (2.47%) WAMP
5 3 (1.85%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (1.23%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 50 (30.86%) Clustering
2 17 (10.49%) Wiki
3 9 (5.56%) EMC VNX
4 7 (4.32%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.70%) PMI
6 5 (3.09%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.47%) Derivative
8 3 (1.85%) CMDB
8 3 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.85%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.23%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.23%) Ergonomics
9 2 (1.23%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.23%) Statistics
9 2 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 161 (99.38%) Linux
2 101 (62.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 48 (29.63%) AIX
4 29 (17.90%) Unix
5 25 (15.43%) CentOS
5 25 (15.43%) Solaris
6 22 (13.58%) Windows
7 9 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.32%) Windows Server
9 5 (3.09%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.47%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.23%) Debian
12 1 (0.62%) Android
12 1 (0.62%) Fedora
12 1 (0.62%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (45.68%) ITIL
2 53 (32.72%) High Availability
3 50 (30.86%) Service Delivery
4 41 (25.31%) Configuration Management
5 19 (11.73%) DevOps
6 18 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (10.49%) Data Protection
7 17 (10.49%) Migration
8 14 (8.64%) Open Source
9 10 (6.17%) Dependency Management
10 9 (5.56%) Kernel Tuning
11 8 (4.94%) Load Balancing
12 7 (4.32%) Capacity Management
12 7 (4.32%) Compatibility Testing
12 7 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (4.32%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.32%) Project Management
13 6 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (3.70%) Security Management
14 5 (3.09%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.22%) Perl
2 29 (17.90%) Python
3 18 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 11 (6.79%) Java
5 10 (6.17%) PHP
6 8 (4.94%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.47%) C
9 3 (1.85%) Ruby
10 1 (0.62%) AWK
10 1 (0.62%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (34.57%) Security Cleared
2 37 (22.84%) RHCA
3 27 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 26 (16.05%) RHCSA
5 22 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (12.96%) CCNA
6 21 (12.96%) DV Cleared
7 18 (11.11%) CCNP
8 15 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (4.94%) MCITP
11 8 (4.94%) MCTS
12 7 (4.32%) MCSE
13 6 (3.70%) PMI Certification
14 5 (3.09%) Degree
14 5 (3.09%) RHCT
15 3 (1.85%) JNCIA
15 3 (1.85%) JNCIS
15 3 (1.85%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (19.14%) SLA
2 5 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.47%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.23%) QA
5 1 (0.62%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 56 (34.57%) KVM
2 43 (26.54%) Oracle RAC
3 34 (20.99%) Active Directory
4 23 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (12.35%) NFS
6 18 (11.11%) Samba
7 15 (9.26%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (7.41%) iptables
9 10 (6.17%) vSphere
10 7 (4.32%) Hyper-V
10 7 (4.32%) UAG
11 5 (3.09%) Postfix
12 4 (2.47%) Docker
12 4 (2.47%) LXC
12 4 (2.47%) vCloud
12 4 (2.47%) XenServer
13 3 (1.85%) Ceph
13 3 (1.85%) Firmware
14 2 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (1.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 77 (47.53%) Puppet
2 40 (24.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 21 (12.96%) Nagios
4 16 (9.88%) Red Hat Satellite
5 14 (8.64%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (4.32%) HAProxy
7 6 (3.70%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 3 (1.85%) Ansible
9 3 (1.85%) SCCM
10 2 (1.23%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.62%) OpenView
11 1 (0.62%) Salt
11 1 (0.62%) SCOM
11 1 (0.62%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.62%) SELinux
Vendors
1 140 (86.42%) Red Hat
2 78 (48.15%) Oracle
3 60 (37.04%) HP
4 51 (31.48%) EMC
5 37 (22.84%) VMware
6 26 (16.05%) IBM
7 19 (11.73%) Microsoft
8 14 (8.64%) Cisco
9 12 (7.41%) NetApp
10 9 (5.56%) Citrix
11 8 (4.94%) Brocade
12 6 (3.70%) ArcSight
13 4 (2.47%) 3PAR
13 4 (2.47%) Dell
14 3 (1.85%) Juniper
15 2 (1.23%) AppSense
15 2 (1.23%) Splunk
15 2 (1.23%) Veritas
15 2 (1.23%) WorldPay
16 1 (0.62%) Google
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