The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 217 226 246
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +20
Contract jobs citing CentOS 33 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.14% 0.053%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.37% 0.57% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 3
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£450 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £315 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £406 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +54.76%
CentOS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2403 2103 1894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.19% 24.48% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1048 848
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £160 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 232 247
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CentOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CentOS across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

CentOS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CentOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CentOS across the South East region.

CentOS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Surrey +16 16 £450 +20.00% 3
Hampshire -11 12 £500 -9.09% 9
Buckinghamshire -4 4 £350 -3.44%
Kent - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 3
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 32 (54.24%) VMware
3 31 (52.54%) Red Hat
4 29 (49.15%) Apache
5 27 (45.76%) Security Cleared
6 26 (44.07%) Puppet
7 22 (37.29%) Jenkins
8 21 (35.59%) Web Services
9 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (33.90%) Vagrant
9 20 (33.90%) DevOps
10 19 (32.20%) Windows
11 18 (30.51%) Java
11 18 (30.51%) Scrum
12 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (27.12%) RSpec
13 16 (27.12%) Tomcat
14 15 (25.42%) EMC
14 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
15 14 (23.73%) Open Source
15 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (23.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (23.73%) vCloud
16 13 (22.03%) Amazon EC2
16 13 (22.03%) MySQL
16 13 (22.03%) Firewall
17 11 (18.64%) Amazon S3
17 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (16.95%) Bash Shell
18 10 (16.95%) Cisco

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 29 (49.15%) Apache
2 16 (27.12%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.78%) nginx
3 4 (6.78%) JBoss
4 3 (5.08%) Node.js
5 2 (3.39%) Confluence
6 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.69%) Moodle
6 1 (1.69%) Resin
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (22.03%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (18.64%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) Firewall
2 8 (13.56%) Wireshark
3 7 (11.86%) SSL
3 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (8.47%) Internet
4 5 (8.47%) LDAP
5 4 (6.78%) iSCSI
5 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.78%) SAN
6 3 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (5.08%) DNS
6 3 (5.08%) Network Security
7 2 (3.39%) VoIP
7 2 (3.39%) DHCP
8 1 (1.69%) MPLS
8 1 (1.69%) HTTP
8 1 (1.69%) WAN
8 1 (1.69%) LAN
8 1 (1.69%) PBX
8 1 (1.69%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) MySQL
2 8 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.69%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Jenkins
2 16 (27.12%) RSpec
3 8 (13.56%) Subversion
4 7 (11.86%) Maven
4 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.47%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.78%) Selenium
6 4 (6.78%) JIRA
7 3 (5.08%) Mockito
7 3 (5.08%) Grunt
8 2 (3.39%) Capybara
8 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.39%) PHPUnit
8 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.39%) JMeter
9 1 (1.69%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.69%) Zend Studio
9 1 (1.69%) WebLOAD
9 1 (1.69%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
1 1 (1.69%) Legal
1 1 (1.69%) Publishing
1 1 (1.69%) French Language
1 1 (1.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (18.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) Developer
3 7 (11.86%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Linux Support
6 3 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Release Manager
8 1 (1.69%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (1.69%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) Web Services
2 9 (15.25%) LAMP
3 7 (11.86%) CSS
4 5 (8.47%) jQuery
5 4 (6.78%) RESTful
5 4 (6.78%) HTML
5 4 (6.78%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (6.78%) Ajax
6 3 (5.08%) Spring
6 3 (5.08%) JSON
6 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.08%) JTS
6 3 (5.08%) JPA
6 3 (5.08%) Spring MVC
6 3 (5.08%) PostGIS
7 2 (3.39%) XML
8 1 (1.69%) Java EE
8 1 (1.69%) EDIFACT
8 1 (1.69%) SOAP
8 1 (1.69%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Open Source
2 7 (11.86%) PKI
3 4 (6.78%) Clustering
4 3 (5.08%) Linked Data
5 2 (3.39%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 19 (32.20%) Windows
3 14 (23.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.86%) Ubuntu
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.08%) Debian
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.08%) UNIX
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) Solaris
8 1 (1.69%) OS/400
8 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.69%) AIX
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (33.90%) DevOps
2 18 (30.51%) Scrum
3 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
5 8 (13.56%) Network Architecture
5 8 (13.56%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.47%) Cyber Security
8 4 (6.78%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.78%) Network Design
9 3 (5.08%) TDD
9 3 (5.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (5.08%) Web Development
9 3 (5.08%) Migration
9 3 (5.08%) MVC
9 3 (5.08%) ITIL
9 3 (5.08%) Kanban
10 2 (3.39%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) Java
2 10 (16.95%) Bash Shell
3 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.86%) PHP
4 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.17%) Ruby
6 5 (8.47%) Python
7 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.08%) C++
7 3 (5.08%) SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (45.76%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.25%) CCNA
3 9 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (15.25%) DV Cleared
4 5 (8.47%) Degree
4 5 (8.47%) BC Cleared
5 3 (5.08%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) MCITP
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.39%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (23.73%) vCloud
3 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (10.17%) Sendmail
5 5 (8.47%) Squid
5 5 (8.47%) VirtualBox
5 5 (8.47%) Postfix
6 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.78%) NFS
7 3 (5.08%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (5.08%) vSphere
7 3 (5.08%) Varnish
8 1 (1.69%) XenApp
8 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (44.07%) Puppet
2 20 (33.90%) Vagrant
3 7 (11.86%) FortiGate
4 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 6 (10.17%) Nagios
5 3 (5.08%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.69%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.69%) YUM
6 1 (1.69%) Cacti
6 1 (1.69%) Munin
6 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (54.24%) VMware
2 31 (52.54%) Red Hat
3 15 (25.42%) EMC
4 10 (16.95%) Cisco
5 8 (13.56%) Tripwire
6 7 (11.86%) Juniper
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle
8 3 (5.08%) NetApp
8 3 (5.08%) HP
8 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.39%) Zend
9 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.39%) Perforce
10 1 (1.69%) Intel
10 1 (1.69%) Citrix
10 1 (1.69%) Sophos
10 1 (1.69%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.69%) Veeam
10 1 (1.69%) Percona
10 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
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