The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
England / South West
Rank 132 141 142
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing RHCE 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.039% 0.10% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.30% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £500
% change year-on-year
- -22.50%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
866 1011 935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.55% 33.79% 30.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 643 554
Median daily rate £413 £385 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 81 57
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +11.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £45.54 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RHCE
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

RHCE Daily Rate Trend in the South West

RHCE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

RHCE Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

RHCE
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 West region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware