The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 58 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.03% 0.59% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.88% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-62.50% -
CentOS
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
103 68 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 26.61% 20.00% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 48 20
Median daily rate £350 £338 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +29.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +1.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Oxford region with a requirement for CentOS.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (25.00%) iptables
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (25.00%) Terraform
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) SELinux
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) AWK
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) POSIX
3 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
1 1 (25.00%) Route 53
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) POSIX
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) AWK
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) sed
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (25.00%) SELinux
3 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
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