The table below looks at the statistics for RHCT in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCT over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank 604 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RHCT 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.085% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £504 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RHCT
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
10607 9603 9465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.63% 18.84% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6674 5689 5527
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.07% +6.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 484 438
Median hourly rate £27.90 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%

RHCT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RHCT Jobs Demand Trend in England

RHCT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RHCT Daily Rate Trend in England

RHCT
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RHCT across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

RHCT Daily Rate Histogram in England

RHCT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RHCT Hourly Rate Trend in England

RHCT
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 RHCT within the England region over the 3 months to 1 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
London - 6 £593 -
South East - 3 £425 -
RHCT
UK

RHCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RHCT 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 RHCT.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
6 4 (36.36%) RHCE
6 4 (36.36%) SAN
6 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
6 4 (36.36%) Solaris
6 4 (36.36%) HP
6 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Isilon
7 3 (27.27%) NAS
7 3 (27.27%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) EMC VNX
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) EMC
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) CentOS

RHCT
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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) FTP
3 2 (18.18%) IPv6
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) SMTP
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) EMC Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Storage Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) EMC VNX
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) CentOS
6 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (9.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
3 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) RHCE
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Certification
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CEH
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
3 2 (18.18%) RHCA
3 2 (18.18%) RHCSA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
2 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) Isilon
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Brocade