Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for RHCE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 13 December 2019 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 Engineer (RHCE)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 203 254 243
Rank change year-on-year +51 -11 -21
Contract jobs citing RHCE 9 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.06% 0.61% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
City of London median daily rate £550 £700 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +50.54% +3.33%
10th Percentile £520 £498 £333
90th Percentile £580 £773 £545
Central London median daily rate £550 £700 £465
% change year-on-year -21.43% +50.54% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

RHCE 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 850 986 1,047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.28% 13.82% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 693 747
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £282 £238 £298
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £483
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.55% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 44 25
City of London median hourly rate £23.53 £18.70 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.80% - -1.58%
10th Percentile £10.65 £13.30 £13.31
90th Percentile £52.25 £25.50 £29.86
Central London median hourly rate £22.72 £18.70 £20.75
% change year-on-year +21.47% -9.88% +9.21%

RHCE
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing RHCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for RHCE in the City of London

RHCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RHCE in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for RHCE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing RHCE 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 RHCE.

1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
1 9 (100.00%) JSON
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (100.00%) AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
3 7 (77.78%) Qualys
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) Splunk
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) Open Source
3 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) Datadog
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (77.78%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (77.78%) Runbook
3 7 (77.78%) Suricata
4 6 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (66.67%) User Stories
4 6 (66.67%) ServiceNow
4 6 (66.67%) JIRA
4 6 (66.67%) Kanban
4 6 (66.67%) Scrum

RHCE
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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) AWS
2 7 (77.78%) Datadog
3 6 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
5 2 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Internet
1 6 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
1 7 (77.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (66.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) JSON
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) Open Source
3 7 (77.78%) Runbook
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) Kanban
4 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 6 (66.67%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Certification
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (77.78%) Suricata
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Qualys
1 7 (77.78%) Splunk
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (66.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
3 1 (11.11%) Tableau