Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for RHCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 November 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 Architect (RHCA)
England > London
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 547 627 628
Rank change year-on-year +80 +1 -31
Contract jobs citing RHCA 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.008% 0.009% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.050% 0.054% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
London median daily rate £700 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +10.00% +8.11%
England median daily rate £700 £550 £465
% change year-on-year +27.27% +18.28% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 5,991 7,379 7,849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.75% 15.94% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,011 4,738 5,217
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £263
90th Percentile £694 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 191 180
London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.84 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.84% +19.18% +4.55%
10th Percentile £16.05 £13.00 £13.49
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £25.83
% change year-on-year +40.00% -3.21% +3.32%

RHCA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing RHCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for RHCA in London

RHCA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RHCA in London

RHCA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RHCA in London over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RHCA in London

RHCA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCA within the London region over the 6 months to 16 November 2019. 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
West London +23 1 £475 -5.00%
RHCA
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for RHCA.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Rsyslog
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Content Development
2 2 (66.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) VictorOps
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) LPIC
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL

RHCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Content Development
1 2 (66.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
2 2 (66.67%) GCUX
2 2 (66.67%) GIAC
2 2 (66.67%) LPIC
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Rsyslog
2 2 (66.67%) VictorOps
3 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Perforce
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) VMware