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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
England / South East
Rank 227 258 261
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +3
Contract jobs citing RHCE 15 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.011% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 0.041% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2183 2435 2648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.74% 27.71% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1335 1477 1303
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 121 105
Median hourly rate £27.38 £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.15% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £61.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +17 10 £425 +54.54%
Surrey - 2 £195 -
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (60.00%) Unix
4 11 (55.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (50.00%) JBoss
6 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 7 (35.00%) PKI
7 7 (35.00%) Firewall
7 7 (35.00%) Java
7 7 (35.00%) CISSP
8 6 (30.00%) VMware
8 6 (30.00%) Puppet
8 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (30.00%) DevOps
9 5 (25.00%) Cobbler
9 5 (25.00%) RHCSA
9 5 (25.00%) Smart Meter
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
10 4 (20.00%) ITIL
10 4 (20.00%) MCSE
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
10 4 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (20.00%) QA
11 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
11 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
11 3 (15.00%) Management Information System

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 10 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Administrator
1 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
1 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Unix Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Operations Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) PKI
2 5 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) CMDB
4 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Unix
3 11 (55.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.00%) SUSE
5 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) DevOps
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Management
4 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (10.00%) Personalization
4 2 (10.00%) Server Building
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) Korn
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) CISSP
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (25.00%) RHCSA
4 4 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (20.00%) MCSE
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (15.00%) CCIE
6 2 (10.00%) BICSI Certification
6 2 (10.00%) CCNA
6 2 (10.00%) JNCIA
6 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
6 2 (10.00%) LPIC
7 1 (5.00%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Firmware
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
1 2 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 5 (25.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (5.00%) Nagios
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) AppSense
4 2 (10.00%) Arqiva
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Dell
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) Splunk
4 2 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) Sun
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas