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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank - 409 381
Contract jobs citing RHCT 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.053% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £288 £325
% change year-on-year
- -11.53%
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
3530 3780 3242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.79% 16.23% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2272 2564 1967
Average daily rate £413 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 119 113
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.73%

RHCT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RHCT across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing RHCT 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 RHCT.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Mercator
1 6 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) MCP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) Private Cloud
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Xen
4 1 (16.67%) CMDB
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

RHCT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing RHCT 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 RHCT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Private Cloud
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) RHCE
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Mercator
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix