Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for RHCE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 164 185
Rank change year-on-year +5 +21 -7
Contract jobs citing RHCE 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.17% 0.026% 0.069%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.072% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Hampshire median daily rate £431 £463 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.76% +6.94% -
10th Percentile £413 £456 £405
90th Percentile £461 £469 £470
South East median daily rate £425 £456 £325
% change year-on-year -6.85% +40.38% -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1218 1396 1825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 34.18% 36.82% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 950 1082
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +6.31%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £265
90th Percentile £525 £560 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 79 74
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £38.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.45% +71.84%
10th Percentile £19.34 £12.50 £12.87
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -8.65% -11.00% +81.76%

RHCE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing RHCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for RHCE in Hampshire

RHCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RHCE in Hampshire

RHCE
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +4 1 £450 -2.70% 1
RHCE
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) RHCSA
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) CISSP
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Java EE
4 3 (50.00%) JNDI
4 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (50.00%) JMS
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (50.00%) JMX
4 3 (50.00%) JAAS
4 3 (50.00%) Redis
4 3 (50.00%) Smart Meter
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) Middleware
5 2 (33.33%) Unix

RHCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (66.67%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Redis
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (50.00%) JAAS
1 3 (50.00%) Java EE
1 3 (50.00%) JMS
1 3 (50.00%) JMX
1 3 (50.00%) JNDI
2 2 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) RHCSA
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) RHCA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware