The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 46 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CentOS 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.24% - 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.99% - 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£245 - £243
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
101 44 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 24.34% 16.42% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 22 12
Average daily rate £313 £225 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £200 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 18
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% -19.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) XenServer
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Google
4 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
4 4 (57.14%) Google Apps
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (14.29%) MCITP
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Middleware
6 1 (14.29%) MPLS
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 6 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Server Support
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Server Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Server Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Storage Support Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Network Support
5 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) XenServer
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Google
3 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle