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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 547 500 538
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +38
Contract jobs citing RHCE 32 60 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.12% 0.078%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.72% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 22
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£400 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £318 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10139 8295 9521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.33% 17.22% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5652 4713 5016
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 378 570
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.90 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 -2 17 £400 - 4
South East -7 8 £356 +1.78%
North West -2 5 £425 +32.81% 2
East of England -35 2 £350 -6.66%
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 47 (87.04%) Linux
2 38 (70.37%) Red Hat
3 31 (57.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (42.59%) UNIX
5 22 (40.74%) ITIL
6 20 (37.04%) DNS
6 20 (37.04%) CCNA
6 20 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (31.48%) NFS
7 17 (31.48%) Perl
8 16 (29.63%) Cisco
8 16 (29.63%) HP
8 16 (29.63%) Finance
8 16 (29.63%) VMware
9 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 13 (24.07%) Citrix
10 13 (24.07%) IBM
10 13 (24.07%) Windows
11 12 (22.22%) Apache
11 12 (22.22%) MySQL
11 12 (22.22%) EMC
11 12 (22.22%) LAMP
11 12 (22.22%) Puppet
12 11 (20.37%) VMware ESX
12 11 (20.37%) SAN
12 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (20.37%) MCSE
13 10 (18.52%) Solaris
13 10 (18.52%) Oracle
13 10 (18.52%) Clustering

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 12 (22.22%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.70%) Zimbra
5 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) DNS
2 11 (20.37%) SAN
3 7 (12.96%) Firewall
4 6 (11.11%) WAN
4 6 (11.11%) DHCP
5 5 (9.26%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (9.26%) Network Security
5 5 (9.26%) iSCSI
5 5 (9.26%) FTP
5 5 (9.26%) SSL
6 3 (5.56%) VLAN
6 3 (5.56%) SSH
6 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.56%) VPN
6 3 (5.56%) DMZ
7 2 (3.70%) LAN
7 2 (3.70%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) MySQL
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 8 (14.81%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Administrator
2 16 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (20.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (16.67%) Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Network Security Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Security Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Network Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Project Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior UNIX Administrator
9 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Project Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) LAMP
2 7 (12.96%) SOAP
3 2 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (1.85%) Web Services
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Clustering
2 7 (12.96%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.26%) Replication
4 4 (7.41%) Open Source
5 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.70%) PKI
6 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) Life Science
7 1 (1.85%) FMCG
7 1 (1.85%) CESG
7 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 47 (87.04%) Linux
2 31 (57.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (42.59%) UNIX
4 13 (24.07%) Windows
5 10 (18.52%) Solaris
6 7 (12.96%) HPUX
7 4 (7.41%) CentOS
7 4 (7.41%) Android
8 3 (5.56%) AIX
9 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.70%) Scientific Linux
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.85%) Debian
10 1 (1.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 7 (12.96%) DevOps
4 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.41%) Change Management
5 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.41%) Migration
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.56%) People Management
6 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Data Security
7 2 (3.70%) ERP
7 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Data Management
7 2 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.85%) Coaching
8 1 (1.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) Perl
2 9 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
4 7 (12.96%) Java
5 5 (9.26%) Python
5 5 (9.26%) PHP
5 5 (9.26%) SQL
6 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby
8 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) CCNA
1 20 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.37%) MCSE
3 10 (18.52%) MCITP
4 7 (12.96%) JNCIA
5 6 (11.11%) CCNP
5 6 (11.11%) RHCT
5 6 (11.11%) Degree
6 5 (9.26%) ACSP
6 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
6 5 (9.26%) MCDST
6 5 (9.26%) MCTS
6 5 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (9.26%) ACSA
6 5 (9.26%) CCIP
6 5 (9.26%) IBM Certification
6 5 (9.26%) CCDP
6 5 (9.26%) MCSA
7 3 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) NFS
2 11 (20.37%) VMware ESX
3 8 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.96%) vSphere
5 6 (11.11%) XenApp
6 5 (9.26%) Postfix
7 3 (5.56%) vCloud
8 2 (3.70%) Samba
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (3.70%) qmail
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (3.70%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.85%) KVM
9 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Puppet
2 6 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (9.26%) Nagios
3 5 (9.26%) MIMEsweeper
3 5 (9.26%) MAILsweeper
4 4 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (5.56%) Ansible
5 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.70%) Control-M
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (3.70%) SCCM
6 2 (3.70%) SCOM
6 2 (3.70%) nmon
7 1 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.85%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.85%) Cacti
7 1 (1.85%) MOM
Vendors
1 38 (70.37%) Red Hat
2 16 (29.63%) Cisco
2 16 (29.63%) HP
2 16 (29.63%) VMware
3 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 13 (24.07%) Citrix
4 13 (24.07%) IBM
5 12 (22.22%) EMC
6 10 (18.52%) Oracle
7 9 (16.67%) NetApp
8 7 (12.96%) Redknee
8 7 (12.96%) Sun
8 7 (12.96%) Juniper
9 5 (9.26%) JBoss
9 5 (9.26%) Apple
10 4 (7.41%) Symantec
10 4 (7.41%) Veritas
11 3 (5.56%) Nimsoft
11 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
11 3 (5.56%) Avaya
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