The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 64 70 63
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing CentOS 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.30% 0.12% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.42% 0.49% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £525 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £16.75
CentOS
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
141 205 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.95% 24.73% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 87 75
Median daily rate £390 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 18
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.13 £22.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing CentOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CentOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CentOS.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (81.82%) Virtual Environments
3 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 9 (81.82%) ITSM
3 9 (81.82%) OVSD
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) HP
3 9 (81.82%) Service Management
4 8 (72.73%) MS Office
4 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL V3
4 8 (72.73%) Capacity Management
5 7 (63.64%) High Availability
6 6 (54.55%) NFS
6 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
6 6 (54.55%) Windows
6 6 (54.55%) SCOM
6 6 (54.55%) iSCSI
7 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
7 5 (45.45%) VMware
7 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (36.36%) Nagios

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (81.82%) ITSM
2 9 (81.82%) Service Management
2 9 (81.82%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (72.73%) Capacity Management
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL V3
3 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (63.64%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) NFS
3 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) OVSD
2 6 (54.55%) SCOM
3 4 (36.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp