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 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 59 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing RHCE 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.14% 0.12% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.50 -
RHCE
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
153 170 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.73% 20.88% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 59 48
Median daily rate £350 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £325 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 28 8
Median hourly rate £11.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.58% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £9.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £47.50 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing RHCE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £350 -
RHCE
East of England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 8583
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) AWK
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Human Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 8583
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) F5