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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 137 136 140
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing RHCE 7 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.34% 0.067%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 1.17% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1000 944 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 32.80% 29.50% 28.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 563 547
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 62 35
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +19.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £13.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +25.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Wiltshire -11 7 £475 +18.75%
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 West region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (90.48%) Perl
2 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
2 19 (90.48%) Puppet
3 17 (80.95%) CentOS
3 17 (80.95%) JIRA
3 17 (80.95%) Wiki
3 17 (80.95%) MySQL
3 17 (80.95%) Oracle
3 17 (80.95%) Apache
3 17 (80.95%) Tomcat
3 17 (80.95%) Solaris
3 17 (80.95%) TCP/IP
3 17 (80.95%) Configuration Management
3 17 (80.95%) LAMP
3 17 (80.95%) Samba
4 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) Middleware
6 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) DNS
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) Unix
6 2 (9.52%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (80.95%) Apache
1 17 (80.95%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (52.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 9 (42.86%) Designer
4 8 (38.10%) Senior Designer
5 4 (19.05%) Administrator
5 4 (19.05%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) LAMP
2 2 (9.52%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Wiki
2 2 (9.52%) Ergonomics
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) CentOS
2 17 (80.95%) Solaris
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Configuration Management
2 2 (9.52%) Analytics
2 2 (9.52%) Coaching
2 2 (9.52%) Kernel Tuning
2 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 17 (80.95%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (90.48%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Capistrano
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (80.95%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) VMware