The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 13 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 1.72% 1.39% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£245 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £331
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £32.50
CentOS
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 29 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 20.69% 40.28% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 4
Average daily rate £275 £275 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CentOS across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CentOS across the Bedford region.

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

CentOS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing CentOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CentOS.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing CentOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CentOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco