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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 422 408 413
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing RHCE 17 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.048% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.30% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 10
Average daily rate £475 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £410 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £560 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £269 £400
% change year-on-year
+58.13% -32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RHCE
England

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
3901 3656 3851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.95% 16.05% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2755 2358 2598
Average daily rate £450 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £556 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 90 122
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.88 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.37% +4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 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
(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 +49 6 £475 -20.83%
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) NFS
3 17 (65.38%) SAN
3 17 (65.38%) Red Hat
3 17 (65.38%) RHCA
3 17 (65.38%) Puppet
4 16 (61.54%) VMware
5 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
5 11 (42.31%) NetApp
5 11 (42.31%) HP
5 11 (42.31%) Unix
5 11 (42.31%) OpenStack
5 11 (42.31%) RHCSA
6 10 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (38.46%) Apache
6 10 (38.46%) LDAP
6 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 10 (38.46%) Finance
6 10 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (38.46%) Open Source
7 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (34.62%) MySQL
7 9 (34.62%) CCNA
7 9 (34.62%) Dependency Management
8 8 (30.77%) CCNP
8 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 8 (30.77%) Perl
8 8 (30.77%) Nagios
8 8 (30.77%) iSCSI

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (42.31%) OpenStack
2 10 (38.46%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (15.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) SAN
2 10 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (38.46%) LDAP
3 8 (30.77%) iSCSI
3 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 6 (23.08%) NAS
5 4 (15.38%) Firewall
5 4 (15.38%) LAN
5 4 (15.38%) WAN
6 3 (11.54%) DNS
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (7.69%) Multicast
7 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
7 2 (7.69%) Network Security
7 2 (7.69%) tcpdump
7 2 (7.69%) VLAN
7 2 (7.69%) VPN
7 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
8 1 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Ant
2 2 (7.69%) GCC
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Financial Institution
3 4 (15.38%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) LAMP
2 6 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (7.69%) libvirt
4 1 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 4 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Unix
3 10 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 3 (11.54%) CentOS
6 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
1 10 (38.46%) Open Source
2 9 (34.62%) Dependency Management
3 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
4 6 (23.08%) Kernel Tuning
5 5 (19.23%) Compatibility Testing
5 5 (19.23%) DevOps
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
7 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
8 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (7.69%) ITIL
8 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Service Management
9 1 (3.85%) Data Security
9 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.85%) Validation
9 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
2 8 (30.77%) Perl
3 7 (26.92%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) RHCA
2 11 (42.31%) RHCSA
3 9 (34.62%) CCNA
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (30.77%) CCNP
5 2 (7.69%) CCSA
5 2 (7.69%) CCSE
5 2 (7.69%) MCSE
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.85%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) NFS
2 10 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 7 (26.92%) iptables
3 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (15.38%) Ceph
5 3 (11.54%) vSphere
6 2 (7.69%) KVM
6 2 (7.69%) XenServer
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (3.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) Puppet
2 8 (30.77%) Nagios
3 6 (23.08%) HAProxy
4 3 (11.54%) Ansible
4 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.85%) CFEngine
5 1 (3.85%) Cobbler
5 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.85%) OpenView
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.85%) SELinux
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Red Hat
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) HP
3 11 (42.31%) NetApp
4 5 (19.23%) ArcSight
5 4 (15.38%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) Veritas
7 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 2 (7.69%) Splunk
8 1 (3.85%) Brocade
8 1 (3.85%) CA
8 1 (3.85%) Dell
8 1 (3.85%) Sun
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago