The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 45 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.66% 0.98% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.21% 3.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +216.66%
CentOS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
136 148 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.89% 28.96% 33.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 89 30
Average daily rate £400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 24
Average hourly rate £27.00 £39.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +160.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £74.00 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheltenham +6 2 £400 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £325 - 1
CentOS
South West

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) BDD

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Manual Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) SAP