The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CentOS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.72% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £171 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.50 - £35.00
CentOS
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
74 94 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.62% 27.25% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 57 31
Average daily rate £263 £263 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £81 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 17
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £9.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £30.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) MariaDB
2 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 2 (66.67%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) MariaDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
1 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Zend