Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for RHCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 161 - 240
Rank change year-on-year - +240 -
Contract jobs citing RHCA 1 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.029% - 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) - - £480
Central London median daily rate - - £480

RHCA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 439 430 876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.93% 17.74% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 294 644
10th Percentile £355 £302 £305
25th Percentile £415 £408 £420
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £500 £513
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% -2.44% +2.50%
75th Percentile £650 £588 £613
90th Percentile £719 £650 £700
Central London median daily rate £533 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +6.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 10
10th Percentile £15.30 £17.88 £11.63
25th Percentile £21.25 £25.94 £12.81
Median hourly rate £27.50 £36.50 £26.97
Median % change year-on-year -24.66% +35.36% +44.20%
75th Percentile £33.00 £39.00 £39.94
90th Percentile £35.60 £43.50 £52.13
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £33.68 £22.93
% change year-on-year -33.18% +46.86% +22.62%

RHCA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing RHCA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for RHCA in the City of London

RHCA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing RHCA in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for RHCA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, IT contractor jobs citing RHCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for RHCA.

1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leadership

RHCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Architect
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware