The first table below looks at the demand for RHCT in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCT over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North West region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank - - 135
Contract jobs citing RHCT 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
638 442 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.16% 18.33% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 194 284
Average daily rate £375 £350 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £480 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 38 29
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £29.70 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
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RHCT
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

RHCT Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RHCT
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

RHCT Daily Rate Trend in the North West

RHCT
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCT within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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