The table below looks at the statistics for RHCT in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCT over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank 432 423 415
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing RHCT 4 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.004% 0.046%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.027% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Median daily rate £475 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 - £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RHCT
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
3495 3771 3980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.37% 16.68% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2227 2492 2773
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 68 67
Median hourly rate £32.25 £21.03 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.35% +30.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.17 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

RHCT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing RHCT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

RHCT Jobs Demand Trend in London

RHCT
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RHCT Daily Rate Trend in London

RHCT
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RHCT across the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

RHCT Daily Rate Histogram in London

RHCT
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

RHCT Hourly Rate Trend in London

RHCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RHCT 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 RHCT.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) RHCE
2 13 (86.67%) Red Hat
2 13 (86.67%) Shell Script
2 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 13 (86.67%) Puppet
2 13 (86.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 9 (60.00%) Low Latency
3 9 (60.00%) RHCSA
3 9 (60.00%) RHCA
4 6 (40.00%) NetBackup
4 6 (40.00%) SAN
4 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (40.00%) HP
4 6 (40.00%) Unix
4 6 (40.00%) Solaris
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
7 2 (13.33%) Change Control
7 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
7 2 (13.33%) Logistics
7 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
7 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (13.33%) Time Management

RHCT
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) BGP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) IPv6
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) MPLS
2 2 (13.33%) OSPF
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 2 (13.33%) VRRP
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Linux Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Linux Specialist
1 7 (46.67%) Senior Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 7 (46.67%) Senior Linux Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Senior Linux Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Solaris
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Low Latency
2 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) RHCE
2 9 (60.00%) RHCA
2 9 (60.00%) RHCSA
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) NFS
1 2 (13.33%) Samba
1 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) Puppet
1 13 (86.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 6 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (13.33%) Nagios
3 2 (13.33%) OpenView
4 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
3 2 (13.33%) Brocade
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
3 2 (13.33%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) Symantec
3 2 (13.33%) Veritas
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper