The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 127 140 92
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -48
Contract jobs citing CentOS 9 11 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.33% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.52% 1.55% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 44
Median daily rate £463 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £373 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-62.50% -
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
591 709 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.09% 21.42% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 385 403
Median daily rate £340 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £135 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 93 83
Median hourly rate £16.25 £19.27 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.65% +15.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.78 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing CentOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CentOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CentOS across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

CentOS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CentOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

CentOS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +14 6 £475 +5.55% 2
Somerset - 2 £500 - 4
Bristol - 1 £215 - 4
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CentOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for CentOS.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Red Hat
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) Puppet
4 7 (53.85%) Solaris
4 7 (53.85%) RHCE
4 7 (53.85%) JIRA
4 7 (53.85%) Wiki
4 7 (53.85%) LAMP
4 7 (53.85%) Samba
4 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
4 7 (53.85%) Apache
4 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
4 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
4 7 (53.85%) Perl
4 7 (53.85%) MySQL
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (30.77%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) GitHub
6 3 (23.08%) Hudson
6 3 (23.08%) Subversion
7 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) SaltStack
7 2 (15.38%) Docker
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
8 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) Apache
1 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) Hudson
3 3 (23.08%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Designer
2 5 (38.46%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Designer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) RHCE
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Samba
3 2 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Red Hat
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) SaltStack
4 1 (7.69%) Google
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