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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 81 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.59% 0.067% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.55% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £328
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +7.69%
CentOS
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 East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
353 335 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.07% 22.44% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 144 115
Average daily rate £330 £110 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £70 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 69 56
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £29.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.35 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.97% -6.96%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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
Northamptonshire 0 7 £450 +20.00% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £338 - 2
Leicestershire - - - -
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
3 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) Clustering
3 7 (63.64%) HAProxy
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) Google
6 3 (27.27%) Docker
6 3 (27.27%) DevOps
6 3 (27.27%) SCOM
6 3 (27.27%) Open Source
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) NetApp
7 2 (18.18%) Perl
7 2 (18.18%) PHP
7 2 (18.18%) UNIX
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) Groovy
7 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 2 (18.18%) Ansible
7 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Design Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) Groovy
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) HAProxy
2 3 (27.27%) SCOM
3 2 (18.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) NetApp
2 3 (27.27%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco