The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 239 259 251
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing RHCE 11 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.082% 0.086%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Median daily rate £418 £325 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.46% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £325 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £325 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £340 £360
% change year-on-year
-15.44% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
RHCE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2117 2611 2412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.02% 26.77% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1304 1570 1223
Median daily rate £400 £395 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 115 119
Median hourly rate £34.00 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing RHCE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RHCE
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

RHCE Daily Rate Trend in the South East

RHCE
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RHCE across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

RHCE Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

RHCE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RHCE across the South East region.

RHCE Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

RHCE
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 7 £500 -
Surrey +11 4 £195 -40.00%
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RHCE 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 South East region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) EMC
3 15 (57.69%) Red Hat
4 13 (50.00%) ITIL
4 13 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (46.15%) Python
5 12 (46.15%) Cisco
5 12 (46.15%) CCNA
5 12 (46.15%) HP
5 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 11 (42.31%) Nagios
6 11 (42.31%) Puppet
7 10 (38.46%) High Availability
7 10 (38.46%) DV Cleared
7 10 (38.46%) KVM
7 10 (38.46%) Compliance Management
7 10 (38.46%) SAN
7 10 (38.46%) AIX
7 10 (38.46%) Perl
7 10 (38.46%) Oracle
7 10 (38.46%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (38.46%) Clustering
8 9 (34.62%) VMware
8 9 (34.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (34.62%) EMC NetWorker
8 9 (34.62%) CCNP
8 9 (34.62%) EMC VNX
8 9 (34.62%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (34.62%) RHCSA

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.54%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) SAN
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
3 2 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Administrator
1 10 (38.46%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) Linux Support
2 8 (30.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (26.92%) VMWare Administrator
4 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 6 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Linux Specialist
4 6 (23.08%) Support Specialist
5 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Data Migration Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Data Storage Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Database Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Clustering
2 9 (34.62%) EMC VNX
3 3 (11.54%) CMDB
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (38.46%) AIX
4 4 (15.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) Compliance Management
2 10 (38.46%) High Availability
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps
4 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) System Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Python
2 10 (38.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) CCNA
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) CCNP
3 9 (34.62%) RHCSA
3 9 (34.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (11.54%) BICSI Certification
4 3 (11.54%) JNCIA
4 3 (11.54%) JNCIS
4 3 (11.54%) LPIC
4 3 (11.54%) MCSE
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) KVM
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (34.62%) vSphere
3 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) Firmware
5 2 (7.69%) iptables
5 2 (7.69%) Postfix
6 1 (3.85%) GPFS
6 1 (3.85%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Nagios
1 11 (42.31%) Puppet
2 9 (34.62%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) EMC
2 15 (57.69%) Red Hat
3 12 (46.15%) Cisco
3 12 (46.15%) HP
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle
5 9 (34.62%) VMware
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.54%) Dell
7 3 (11.54%) Juniper