The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 20 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.50% 1.03% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.89% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£290 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
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%
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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 Portsmouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 31.67% 34.02% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 10
Average daily rate £290 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £169 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £435 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.63 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.96% -31.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

CentOS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (100.00%) Hyperic
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Database Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk