The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 109 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 13 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.86% 0.11% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.86% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £305 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.86% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 - £16.75
CentOS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
700 238 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 46.27% 25.67% 27.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 129 88
Median daily rate £283 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.83% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £525 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 27 15
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.16 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.26% +19.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.36 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

CentOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CentOS across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

CentOS Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -39 7 £475 +31.03% 1
Durham - 6 £300 -
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 North East region with a requirement for CentOS.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) PHP
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) Puppet
5 5 (35.71%) Change Control
5 5 (35.71%) Solaris
5 5 (35.71%) Python
5 5 (35.71%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Perl
6 4 (28.57%) Validation
6 4 (28.57%) MySQL
6 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 4 (28.57%) Capacity Management
6 4 (28.57%) Build Automation
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (28.57%) KVM
6 4 (28.57%) Ruby
6 4 (28.57%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) Ansible
7 3 (21.43%) Apache
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
7 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) MariaDB
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) Redis
3 1 (7.14%) TokuMX
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Server Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Deployment Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Unix
4 5 (35.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Change Control
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Build Automation
3 4 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Validation
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) SFIA
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby
4 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) KVM
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Gluster
4 1 (7.14%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) Graphite
3 1 (7.14%) Graylog
3 1 (7.14%) HAProxy
3 1 (7.14%) Icinga
3 1 (7.14%) logstash
3 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle