The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 92 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing CentOS 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.077% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 0.84% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
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£425 £501 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- -50.73%
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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 Surrey region.

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
359 359 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.81% 26.95% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 182 159
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £141 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 67
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Fedora
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Capistrano
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Behat
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Fedora
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £385 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 11 days ago