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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 72 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.54% 0.64% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.84% 2.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £500 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
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 - £47.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +216.66%
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
176 147 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.09% 23.63% 37.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 86 97
Average daily rate £325 £300 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 16
Average hourly rate £14.25 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £10.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.32 £32.00 £28.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CentOS across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the North East region over the 3 months to 11 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
Tyne and Wear -24 5 £500 +66.66% 2
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) Ubuntu
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) GitHub
2 5 (71.43%) Vagrant
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) SUSE
3 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) SaltStack
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Web Operations

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Redis
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Vagrant
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) FishEye
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Ubuntu
3 4 (57.14%) SUSE
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Fedora
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (14.29%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
3 1 (14.29%) SaltStack
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Sun