The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 East Midlands 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 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CentOS 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £405
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
344 287 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.30% 21.91% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 100 118
Average daily rate £225 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 60 49
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.67 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% +1.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £8.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £27.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
CentOS
England

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
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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 4 £388 - 3
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) SSH
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Symfony
1 4 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 3 (75.00%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Symfony
1 4 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Rackspace