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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 136 124 84
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -40
Contract jobs citing CentOS 11 18 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.56% 2.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.68% 2.65% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 52
Median daily rate £500 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 - £16.75
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
656 679 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.50% 21.22% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 402 357
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £140 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 85 94
Median hourly rate £15.26 £19.03 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.81% +8.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £39.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
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 29 July 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 +3 8 £488 +8.33% 1
Somerset - 2 £500 -
Gloucestershire -1 1 £525 - 2
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (88.46%) Red Hat
3 19 (73.08%) MySQL
4 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
4 18 (69.23%) Puppet
5 17 (65.38%) Configuration Management
5 17 (65.38%) Tomcat
6 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
6 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
6 16 (61.54%) Apache
6 16 (61.54%) RHCE
6 16 (61.54%) Oracle
6 16 (61.54%) Perl
6 16 (61.54%) Solaris
6 16 (61.54%) LAMP
6 16 (61.54%) Samba
6 16 (61.54%) Wiki
6 16 (61.54%) JIRA
7 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
8 6 (23.08%) DevOps
9 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
9 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
10 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
10 3 (11.54%) Open Source
10 3 (11.54%) PHP
10 3 (11.54%) VMware
10 3 (11.54%) Subversion
11 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (7.69%) SOAP

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 17 (65.38%) Tomcat
2 16 (61.54%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) Hudson
5 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.85%) Electronics
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Designer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Designer
5 5 (19.23%) Administrator
5 5 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (7.69%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
9 1 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
9 1 (3.85%) Linux Consultant
9 1 (3.85%) Linux Support
9 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Manual Tester
9 1 (3.85%) Senior Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) LAMP
2 2 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Wiki
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Solaris
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Configuration Management
2 6 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Open Source
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) BDD
5 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.85%) Kanban
5 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) SDLC
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Perl
2 3 (11.54%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) RHCE
3 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
1 16 (61.54%) Samba
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) iptables
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (69.23%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Plesk
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Red Hat
2 16 (61.54%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago