The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +216.66%
CentOS
Wales

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 Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
189 92 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 33.57% 17.73% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 57 42
Average daily rate £338 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.20% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £145 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £17.50 £16.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) OpenNMS
1 1 (100.00%) Zenoss
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) HPCC

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) HPCC
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) OpenNMS
1 1 (100.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle