The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 85 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing RHCE 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.33% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 2.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £323 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.70%
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 Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
172 155 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.63% 12.76% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 71 99
Average daily rate £370 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £198 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 19
Average hourly rate £23.50 £26.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% +67.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RHCE across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RHCE
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

RHCE Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) IBM Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ACSA
2 4 (80.00%) Apple
2 4 (80.00%) CCDP
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) CCIP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) MCDST
2 4 (80.00%) MCTS
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) ACSP
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Android
3 3 (60.00%) People Management
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Avaya
4 2 (40.00%) DMZ

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DMZ
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Security Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) IBM Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ACSA
2 4 (80.00%) CCDP
2 4 (80.00%) CCIP
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) MCDST
2 4 (80.00%) MCTS
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) ACSP
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) GSEC
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) GPEN
3 1 (20.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Apple
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) EMC
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee