The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 60 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 24 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.16% 0.74% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.14% 2.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 0
Average daily rate
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£248 £410 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £356 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +13.09%
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 Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
295 255 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.60% 27.13% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 138 64
Average daily rate £295 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.34% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £145 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £415 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.52 £14.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.78% -14.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

CentOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CentOS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

CentOS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

CentOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CentOS across the Leeds region.

CentOS Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 41 (74.55%) Splunk
2 39 (70.91%) Linux
3 36 (65.45%) Ubuntu
4 34 (61.82%) Service Management
5 32 (58.18%) Workflow
6 30 (54.55%) Python
7 28 (50.91%) Windows
8 25 (45.45%) Incident Management
9 22 (40.00%) VMware
10 20 (36.36%) Windows XP
10 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (34.55%) Red Hat
12 18 (32.73%) SAN
13 16 (29.09%) VMware Server
13 16 (29.09%) Security Cleared
14 14 (25.45%) Puppet
14 14 (25.45%) SC Cleared
14 14 (25.45%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (23.64%) Nagios
16 11 (20.00%) NHS
17 7 (12.73%) UNIX
17 7 (12.73%) SQL
18 6 (10.91%) ITIL
19 5 (9.09%) Firewall
19 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
20 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
20 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
21 3 (5.45%) Network Security
21 3 (5.45%) Time Management

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (3.64%) Apache
1 2 (3.64%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) SAN
2 5 (9.09%) Firewall
3 3 (5.45%) Network Security
3 3 (5.45%) SSL
4 2 (3.64%) DHCP
4 2 (3.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (16.36%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Applications Support
4 7 (12.73%) Technical Support
5 6 (10.91%) Linux Support
6 5 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Support Technician
8 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) IT Support
9 2 (3.64%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 2 (3.64%) Firewall Support
9 2 (3.64%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) Service Desk Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) NHS
2 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Linux
2 36 (65.45%) Ubuntu
3 28 (50.91%) Windows
4 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (12.73%) UNIX
6 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.64%) AIX
6 2 (3.64%) Solaris
7 1 (1.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Service Management
2 32 (58.18%) Workflow
3 25 (45.45%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.91%) ITIL
5 3 (5.45%) Time Management
6 2 (3.64%) QMS
6 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.64%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.82%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) Python
2 7 (12.73%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
1 3 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (5.45%) HIPAA
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) VMware Server
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (25.45%) Puppet
2 13 (23.64%) Nagios
3 3 (5.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (74.55%) Splunk
2 22 (40.00%) VMware
3 19 (34.55%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.45%) Remedy
4 3 (5.45%) Imperva
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
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