The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CentOS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.56% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£408 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £36.00
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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 Oxford region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
78 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 21.73% 20.36% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 14 17
Average daily rate £350 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £214 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £365 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.45 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £22.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CentOS across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CentOS across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

CentOS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
5 3 (33.33%) Dell KACE
5 3 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) WordPress
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Altiris
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) vSphere
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Fedora
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) Apache
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet
7 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
7 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
7 1 (11.11%) Mentoring

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (33.33%) WordPress
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) ICT Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XHTML
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Fedora
5 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Altiris
2 3 (33.33%) Dell KACE
2 3 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Dell