The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CentOS 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.24% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
CentOS
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
204 107 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.14% 20.00% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 34 48
Average daily rate £340 £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £95 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 27 28
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.85 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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
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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
Oxford - 4 - -
Abingdon - - - -
CentOS
South East

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
3 7 (41.18%) Subversion
3 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) RHCT
4 6 (35.29%) VLAN
4 6 (35.29%) Puppet
5 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
5 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (29.41%) Nagios
5 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
5 5 (29.41%) Perl
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) Fedora
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Wireless
7 3 (17.65%) Altiris
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (17.65%) vSphere
7 3 (17.65%) WordPress
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) HP
7 3 (17.65%) Dell
7 3 (17.65%) EqualLogic
7 3 (17.65%) Dell KACE

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (17.65%) WordPress
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Drupal
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) VLAN
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) ISDN
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (64.71%) Administrator
2 9 (52.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (52.94%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 2 (11.76%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XHTML
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) JSON
1 2 (11.76%) Dojo
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) EqualLogic
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Fedora
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) OO
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) RHCT
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) vSphere
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) Nagios
3 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
4 1 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Altiris
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
3 3 (17.65%) Dell KACE
3 3 (17.65%) Ruckus Wireless