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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
England / London
Rank 395 - 413
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RHCT 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.010% - 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.061% - 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £260 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
3294 3958 3632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.00% 18.46% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2272 2740 2400
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 58 88
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) RHCE
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) RHCSA
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) Low Latency
4 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (37.50%) Social Network
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) RHCA
4 3 (37.50%) Logistics
4 3 (37.50%) JNCIA
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) VRRP
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) IPv6
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Solaris

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 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) BGP
1 3 (37.50%) IPv6
1 3 (37.50%) MPLS
1 3 (37.50%) OSPF
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) VLAN
1 3 (37.50%) VRRP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) LDAP
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Deployment Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Network Deployment Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) Social Network
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 3 (37.50%) Logistics
2 3 (37.50%) Low Latency
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) RHCE
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) JNCIA
2 3 (37.50%) RHCA
2 3 (37.50%) RHCSA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) NFS
1 2 (25.00%) Samba
1 2 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) OpenView
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (25.00%) Brocade
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Sun
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas
3 2 (25.00%) VMware