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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)
Rank 241 264 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing RHCT 6 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.079% 0.084% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Median daily rate £419 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RHCT
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
1941 2598 2914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.42% 27.26% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1202 1530 1447
Median daily rate £400 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 140 140
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +91.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.84 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

RHCT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing RHCT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 RHCT within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Surrey +23 6 £419 -1.52% 1
RHCT
England

RHCT
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RHCT 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 RHCT.

1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) SMTP
1 6 (100.00%) FTP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 6 (100.00%) CEH
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) CentOS
1 6 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) AWS Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Metasploit
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Windows

RHCT
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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) FTP
1 6 (100.00%) SMTP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) CentOS
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 6 (100.00%) CEH
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft