The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CentOS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.68% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +54.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 34 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 14.97% 33.01% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 21
Average daily rate £355 £445 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.22% -3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £295 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.18 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -11.76%

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Account Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) F5