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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CentOS Linux
England / North East
Rank - 69 50
Contract jobs citing CentOS 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.56% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.07% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £439 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +17.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £8.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+92.64% -82.10%

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
267 163 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 30.58% 18.40% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 92 82
Median daily rate £340 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 6 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -16.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.80 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £15.25 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) RightScale
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) RightScale