The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 73 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RHCE 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.12% - 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% - 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
171 121 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.14% 17.98% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 39 47
Average daily rate £413 £283 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.01% -24.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 3 5
Average hourly rate £21.23 £22.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.25 £34.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RHCE across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

RHCE
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RHCE Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (50.00%) Imperva
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Imperva
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas