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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank 427 445 436
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs citing RHCT 10 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.027% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Median daily rate £593 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
4020 3685 3831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.70% 15.58% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2654 2435 2464
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 68 92
Median hourly rate £19.23 £22.00 £19.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.59% +13.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.17 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

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
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 27 August 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 9 (81.82%) Shell Script
2 9 (81.82%) RHCE
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) Puppet
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Satellite
3 7 (63.64%) Low Latency
3 7 (63.64%) RHCSA
3 7 (63.64%) RHCA
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
4 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
5 2 (18.18%) Logistics
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) IPv6
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) VRRP
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) BGP
2 2 (18.18%) IPv6
2 2 (18.18%) MPLS
2 2 (18.18%) OSPF
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) VLAN
2 2 (18.18%) VRRP
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Specialist
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Linux Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Linux Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Solaris
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Low Latency
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) RHCE
2 7 (63.64%) RHCA
2 7 (63.64%) RHCSA
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Puppet
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) HP