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 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 55 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing RHCE 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £281 £348
% change year-on-year
+42.22% -19.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
139 173 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.87% 22.32% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 67 43
Median daily rate £400 £377 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.99% +25.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £510 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £9.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 May 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
Welwyn Garden City +6 1 £400 -
Watford - 1 - -
RHCE
East of England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Human Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 8583
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering

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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Human Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 8583
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) F5