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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 411 415 424
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing RHCE 20 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.084% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.50% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 5
Median daily rate £425 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £431 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
3543 3811 3938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.43% 16.81% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2286 2524 2738
Median daily rate £453 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 66 66
Median hourly rate £29.50 £20.52 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.79% +26.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £13.17 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £24.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing RHCE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
City of London -3 4 £431 +1.47%
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 London region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 57 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (64.91%) Red Hat
3 34 (59.65%) Puppet
4 32 (56.14%) RHCA
5 26 (45.61%) VMware
6 25 (43.86%) Finance
7 24 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (38.60%) ITIL
8 22 (38.60%) RHCSA
9 20 (35.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (33.33%) SAN
11 18 (31.58%) Banking
12 17 (29.82%) OpenStack
13 16 (28.07%) Configuration Management
14 15 (26.32%) HP
14 15 (26.32%) Apache
14 15 (26.32%) DNS
14 15 (26.32%) Red Hat Satellite
15 14 (24.56%) Unix
15 14 (24.56%) MySQL
15 14 (24.56%) Migration
15 14 (24.56%) LAMP
15 14 (24.56%) Cloud Computing
16 13 (22.81%) Degree
16 13 (22.81%) Computer Science
16 13 (22.81%) RHCT
16 13 (22.81%) Python
16 13 (22.81%) Shell Script
16 13 (22.81%) Private Cloud
17 12 (21.05%) NFS

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 17 (29.82%) OpenStack
2 15 (26.32%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.75%) JBoss
4 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.02%) Google Compute Engine
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) SAN
2 15 (26.32%) DNS
3 10 (17.54%) iSCSI
3 10 (17.54%) NAS
3 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
3 10 (17.54%) VLAN
4 3 (5.26%) FTP
4 3 (5.26%) SSH
5 2 (3.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) Big Data
2 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 25 (43.86%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (42.11%) Administrator
2 22 (38.60%) Linux Administrator
3 12 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (21.05%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 10 (17.54%) Consultant
5 9 (15.79%) Linux Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) Linux Specialist
7 7 (12.28%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (12.28%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (12.28%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 7 (12.28%) Senior Linux Consultant
7 7 (12.28%) Senior Linux Specialist
8 4 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Unix Administrator
9 3 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.51%) Hadoop Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) LAMP
2 10 (17.54%) libvirt
2 10 (17.54%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.51%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Computer Science
1 13 (22.81%) Private Cloud
2 10 (17.54%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.26%) Clustering
5 3 (5.26%) NHS
6 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (35.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (24.56%) Unix
4 11 (19.30%) Ubuntu
5 6 (10.53%) Solaris
6 4 (7.02%) CentOS
6 4 (7.02%) Debian
7 1 (1.75%) AIX
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) ITIL
2 16 (28.07%) Configuration Management
3 14 (24.56%) Migration
4 11 (19.30%) DevOps
5 10 (17.54%) Data Protection
5 10 (17.54%) Kernel Tuning
5 10 (17.54%) Load Balancing
5 10 (17.54%) Open Source
5 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (15.79%) Low Latency
7 7 (12.28%) Change Management
7 7 (12.28%) Incident Management
7 7 (12.28%) Problem Management
7 7 (12.28%) Server Building
8 4 (7.02%) Operations Management
9 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.51%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) Python
1 13 (22.81%) Shell Script
2 11 (19.30%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.26%) PHP
3 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.51%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) R
4 2 (3.51%) Scala
5 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (56.14%) RHCA
2 22 (38.60%) RHCSA
3 13 (22.81%) Degree
3 13 (22.81%) RHCT
4 10 (17.54%) CCNA
4 10 (17.54%) CCNP
4 10 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (17.54%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.26%) MCP
7 3 (5.26%) MCSA
8 1 (1.75%) MCSE
8 1 (1.75%) OCP
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (21.05%) NFS
3 11 (19.30%) KVM
4 10 (17.54%) iptables
4 10 (17.54%) XenServer
5 9 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (12.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
8 3 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (5.26%) vSphere
9 2 (3.51%) Samba
10 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.75%) Squid
10 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (59.65%) Puppet
2 15 (26.32%) Red Hat Satellite
3 11 (19.30%) NetBackup
4 10 (17.54%) HAProxy
5 5 (8.77%) Tivoli
5 5 (8.77%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.51%) Ansible
7 2 (3.51%) Nagios
7 2 (3.51%) OpenView
8 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.75%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 37 (64.91%) Red Hat
2 26 (45.61%) VMware
3 15 (26.32%) HP
4 12 (21.05%) Oracle
5 9 (15.79%) Veritas
6 4 (7.02%) Google
7 3 (5.26%) 3PAR
7 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.51%) Brocade
8 2 (3.51%) Cisco
8 2 (3.51%) Cloudera
8 2 (3.51%) EMC
8 2 (3.51%) NetApp
8 2 (3.51%) Sun
8 2 (3.51%) Symantec
9 1 (1.75%) Adobe
9 1 (1.75%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.75%) WorldPay