The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 398 423 394
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Contract jobs citing RHCE 17 10 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.042% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.27% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £298 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £564
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
RHCE
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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 London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3649 3754 3738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.39% 15.68% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2404 2404 2357
Average daily rate £430 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 87 102
Average hourly rate £21.38 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £49.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in London

RHCE
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RHCE Daily Rate Trend in London

RHCE
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RHCE across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

RHCE Daily Rate Histogram in London

RHCE
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

RHCE Hourly Rate Trend in London

RHCE
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +11 9 £400 +31.14% 1
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 23 (79.31%) Red Hat
3 18 (62.07%) Puppet
4 16 (55.17%) VMware
5 15 (51.72%) Python
5 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (44.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
8 11 (37.93%) Cisco
9 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (31.03%) MCSE
9 9 (31.03%) CentOS
10 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
10 8 (27.59%) RHCSA
10 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
11 7 (24.14%) Nagios
11 7 (24.14%) Migration
11 7 (24.14%) UNIX
11 7 (24.14%) Windows
11 7 (24.14%) CCNA
11 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (20.69%) iSCSI
12 6 (20.69%) Solaris
12 6 (20.69%) Perl
12 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (20.69%) Ansible
13 5 (17.24%) Oracle
13 5 (17.24%) LAN
13 5 (17.24%) CCNP

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (17.24%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.24%) SaaS
3 2 (6.90%) IaaS
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) iSCSI
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (17.24%) LAN
3 4 (13.79%) SAN
3 4 (13.79%) LDAP
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
4 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.34%) PCoIP
4 3 (10.34%) NAS
4 3 (10.34%) FCoE
4 3 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (6.90%) OpenFlow
5 2 (6.90%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (6.90%) DNS
5 2 (6.90%) WAN
6 1 (3.45%) SNMP
6 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Big Data
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Administrator
1 9 (31.03%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Monitoring Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Server Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
1 2 (6.90%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Thin Client
2 3 (10.34%) Fat Client
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (6.90%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) STB
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (31.03%) CentOS
4 7 (24.14%) UNIX
4 7 (24.14%) Windows
5 6 (20.69%) Solaris
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
2 7 (24.14%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.90%) Open Source
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 1 (3.45%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) ITSM
6 1 (3.45%) Data Security
6 1 (3.45%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Python
2 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
3 6 (20.69%) Perl
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Ruby
5 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.34%) C
6 2 (6.90%) Go
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) MCSE
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (27.59%) RHCSA
3 7 (24.14%) CCNA
4 5 (17.24%) CCNP
5 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (10.34%) Degree
6 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) LPIC
6 2 (6.90%) HP ASE
6 2 (6.90%) HP MASE
6 2 (6.90%) CCIE
7 1 (3.45%) OCP
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.45%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (10.34%) KVM
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.90%) Docker
5 1 (3.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (62.07%) Puppet
2 7 (24.14%) Nagios
3 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (20.69%) Ansible
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (10.34%) SCOM
5 3 (10.34%) ZABBIX
5 3 (10.34%) yum
6 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
6 2 (6.90%) HAProxy
6 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
7 1 (3.45%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
7 1 (3.45%) OpenView
7 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Red Hat
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 11 (37.93%) Cisco
4 5 (17.24%) Dell
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.34%) HP
6 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.90%) F5
7 2 (6.90%) SaltStack
7 2 (6.90%) Brocade
7 2 (6.90%) Juniper
8 1 (3.45%) Hitachi
8 1 (3.45%) Veritas
8 1 (3.45%) Tripwire
8 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
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