The table below looks at the statistics for RHCT 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 RHCT over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
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Contract jobs citing RHCT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - £328
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2387 2417 2140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.58% 26.99% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1207 1114
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 103 125
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -23.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

RHCT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RHCT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RHCT
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

RHCT Daily Rate Trend in the South East

RHCT
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

RHCT Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

RHCT
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing RHCT 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 RHCT.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) CentOS
2 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
2 6 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) Nagios
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (14.29%) Ansible
5 1 (14.29%) CRM

RHCT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing RHCT 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 RHCT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Linux Administrator
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) CentOS
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) Python
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Nagios
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat