The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 96 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 5 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.61% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.36% 2.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -
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
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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 East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
369 331 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.43% 22.29% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 123 79
Average daily rate £350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £110 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 81 66
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £72.50 £27.50
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 the East Midlands

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

CentOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CentOS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CentOS Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the East Midlands 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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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
Northamptonshire -3 4 £475 +22.58%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £375 - 1
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
4 8 (61.54%) Clustering
4 8 (61.54%) HAProxy
4 8 (61.54%) iptables
5 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
6 6 (46.15%) NetApp
7 5 (38.46%) MySQL
8 4 (30.77%) Web Services
8 4 (30.77%) SAN
8 4 (30.77%) Open Source
8 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
8 4 (30.77%) Google
8 4 (30.77%) SCOM
8 4 (30.77%) Docker
8 4 (30.77%) DevOps
9 3 (23.08%) Pacemaker
9 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
9 3 (23.08%) VMware
9 3 (23.08%) Windows
10 2 (15.38%) UNIX
10 2 (15.38%) MS Office
10 2 (15.38%) Perl
10 2 (15.38%) PHP
10 2 (15.38%) NFS
10 2 (15.38%) Cisco

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
2 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Design Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Virtualisation Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Clustering
2 4 (30.77%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITSM
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) iptables
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) Docker
4 2 (15.38%) NFS
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) HAProxy
2 4 (30.77%) SCOM
3 3 (23.08%) Pacemaker
4 2 (15.38%) OVSD
4 2 (15.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
2 6 (46.15%) NetApp
3 4 (30.77%) Google
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) F5