The first table below looks at the demand for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cambridge region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 39 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing CentOS 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.08% 0.26% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.26% 0.75% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £405
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
94 134 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.47% 35.17% 33.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 35 71
Average daily rate £375 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 34
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £40.00 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
CentOS
Cambridgeshire

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

CentOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CentOS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

CentOS Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

CentOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CentOS across the Cambridge region.

CentOS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) RHCE
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) ERP
3 3 (60.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) SAP ERP
5 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SCOM
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) PKI
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) MSTest
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) RavenDB
1 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) MSTest
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) CQRS
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) RHCE
2 1 (20.00%) OCP
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
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