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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 404 396 382
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing RHCE 10 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.14% 0.096%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.94% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £341 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £564 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3802 3730 3695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.63% 14.91% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2449 2348 2200
Average daily rate £425 £415 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 102 136
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
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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 +14 2 £305 -28.23% 3
Harrow - 1 - -
Hayes - - - - 3
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 14 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (54.55%) Puppet
4 10 (45.45%) Finance
5 9 (40.91%) DNS
6 8 (36.36%) VMware
6 8 (36.36%) MySQL
6 8 (36.36%) ITIL
6 8 (36.36%) UNIX
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle
8 6 (27.27%) Perl
8 6 (27.27%) NFS
8 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
9 5 (22.73%) SAN
9 5 (22.73%) Firewall
9 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
9 5 (22.73%) FTP
9 5 (22.73%) JBoss
9 5 (22.73%) Apache
9 5 (22.73%) LAMP
9 5 (22.73%) Clustering
10 4 (18.18%) Games
10 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
10 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (18.18%) Solaris
10 4 (18.18%) SSL
10 4 (18.18%) CCNA

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (22.73%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Zimbra
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) FTP
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 4 (18.18%) VPN
3 4 (18.18%) SSL
4 3 (13.64%) DHCP
4 3 (13.64%) SSH
5 2 (9.09%) VLAN
5 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (9.09%) Kerberos
5 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.09%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Games
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (45.45%) Administrator
1 10 (45.45%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (40.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.55%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) LAMP
2 3 (13.64%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (36.36%) UNIX
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
5 4 (18.18%) Solaris
6 2 (9.09%) HPUX
6 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 2 (9.09%) CentOS
6 2 (9.09%) Scientific Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (4.55%) SUSE
7 1 (4.55%) Debian
7 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
2 6 (27.27%) Perl
2 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) C
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Bourne shell
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CCNA
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) RHCT
2 3 (13.64%) NCDA
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (9.09%) LPIC
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) NFS
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) XenApp
4 2 (9.09%) qmail
4 2 (9.09%) Postfix
4 2 (9.09%) Sendmail
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
4 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (9.09%) Control-M
4 2 (9.09%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (9.09%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (4.55%) BladeLogic
5 1 (4.55%) YUM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) JBoss
5 3 (13.64%) Symantec
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) BMC
5 3 (13.64%) NetApp
5 3 (13.64%) Veritas
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) EMC
6 2 (9.09%) Sophos
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) Veeam
6 2 (9.09%) Nimsoft
7 1 (4.55%) Brocade
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £320.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago