The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 98 87 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs citing CentOS 8 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.21% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.09% 1.01% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Average daily rate £400 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
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 £50.50 £47.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.31% +216.66%
CentOS
North 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 Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
382 296 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.79% 21.17% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 146 116
Average daily rate £325 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £188 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £29.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 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
Rochdale - 1 £300 -
Salford - 1 £425 - 1
Stockport - 1 £300 -
CentOS
North West

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
3 10 (55.56%) C++
4 9 (50.00%) SOAP
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (50.00%) CCTV
4 9 (50.00%) SCADA
4 9 (50.00%) CppUnit
4 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) WebSockets
4 9 (50.00%) Modbus
5 8 (44.44%) Doxygen
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Python
7 5 (27.78%) PHP
7 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
8 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (22.22%) DevOps
8 4 (22.22%) Open Source
8 4 (22.22%) Debian
8 4 (22.22%) Apache
8 4 (22.22%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 3 (16.67%) LAMP
9 3 (16.67%) MySQL
9 3 (16.67%) HTML
9 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 3 (16.67%) Perl
9 3 (16.67%) CSS
10 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) SAS
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.56%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Modbus
1 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) IMAP
2 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.56%) MRTG
2 1 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.56%) Redis
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) CppUnit
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) SOAP
1 9 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) LAMP
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) ELK Stack
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) Laravel
4 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.56%) Symfony
4 1 (5.56%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) CCTV
1 9 (50.00%) SCADA
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Debian
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) openSUSE
3 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Application Discovery
4 1 (5.56%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Korn
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Dovecot
1 1 (5.56%) iptables
1 1 (5.56%) KVM
1 1 (5.56%) Sendmail
1 1 (5.56%) Squid
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Cacti
2 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
2 1 (5.56%) OpenNebula
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) New Relic
2 1 (5.56%) SaltStack
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Zend
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