The first table below looks at the demand for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 16 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 Maidenhead 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CentOS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.78% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £450
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 -
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 29 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 21.09% 38.16% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 0
Average daily rate £265 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
CentOS
Berkshire

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Japanese Language
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (50.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft