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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 90 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CentOS 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% - 0.063%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£390 - £243
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +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 East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
371 342 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.99% 21.52% 24.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 159 144
Average daily rate £325 £278 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.11% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £80 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 53 82
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire - 2 £430 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £245 - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Apache
2 12 (75.00%) MySQL
3 9 (56.25%) UNIX
3 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
3 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
5 6 (37.50%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (37.50%) Subversion
5 6 (37.50%) Ajax
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 6 (37.50%) RESTful
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) Rackspace
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (31.25%) Rackspace Cloud
6 5 (31.25%) Open Source
6 5 (31.25%) XenServer
6 5 (31.25%) Symfony
6 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) Project Management
7 4 (25.00%) SSL
7 4 (25.00%) CakePHP
7 4 (25.00%) Google
7 4 (25.00%) JSON

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 12 (75.00%) Apache
2 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Rackspace Cloud
2 4 (25.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SSL
1 4 (25.00%) SSH
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Server Support
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Server Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Server Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) XML
1 6 (37.50%) Ajax
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
1 6 (37.50%) RESTful
2 5 (31.25%) Symfony
3 4 (25.00%) CakePHP
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Open Source
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (56.25%) UNIX
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) AIX
5 2 (12.50%) Solaris
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PHP
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Groovy
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (31.25%) XenServer
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
2 6 (37.50%) Rackspace
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 4 (25.00%) Google
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
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