The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 64 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing CentOS 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.27% 0.71% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.87% 2.67% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- -48.52%
CentOS
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
229 187 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.57% 26.64% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 78 51
Average daily rate £325 £315 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £160 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 31 46
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

CentOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CentOS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -4 2 - - 4
CentOS
East of England

CentOS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat