Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for RHCE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 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)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 193 219
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26 -17
Contract jobs citing RHCE 1 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.018% 0.18% 0.077%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.062% 0.57% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
South West median daily rate £450 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% - -
England median daily rate £444 £438 £375
% change year-on-year +1.43% +16.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 - £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 South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1601 1751 1984
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.36% 30.69% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 1083 1237
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +1.32%
10th Percentile £215 £238 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £531
England median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 103 129
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -31.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £16.38 £13.20 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £50.45
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

RHCE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing RHCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for RHCE in the South West

RHCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RHCE in the South West

RHCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RHCE 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 6 months to 21 November 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
Bristol - 1 £450 -
RHCE
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South West region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) RHCA
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible

RHCE
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) RHCA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware