The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 130 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CentOS 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £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 West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
595 404 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.80% 17.36% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 224 230
Median daily rate £375 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £140 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 62 72
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.46 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £26.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CentOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CentOS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

CentOS Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Worcestershire - 10 £400 -
Coventry - 3 £438 -
Birmingham - 1 £400 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £525 -
Warwickshire - 1 £350 -
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CentOS.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
3 11 (61.11%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (44.44%) Unix
5 8 (44.44%) vSphere
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (38.89%) MS Office
6 7 (38.89%) MS Visio
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 7 (38.89%) System Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) Puppet
8 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
8 5 (27.78%) DevOps
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) Dell
9 4 (22.22%) NetApp
9 4 (22.22%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (16.67%) Ansible
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
1 7 (38.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 2 (11.11%) SSH
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.56%) HBase
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Database Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) ELK Stack
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
1 1 (5.56%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blog
1 2 (11.11%) Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Unix
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (11.11%) Fedora
7 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) System Testing
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (5.56%) Server Building
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.11%) RHCE
4 2 (11.11%) VCP5
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (44.44%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) iptables
2 2 (11.11%) Postfix
3 1 (5.56%) HDFS
3 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Puppet
2 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (16.67%) Ansible
3 3 (16.67%) Nagios
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (11.11%) Terraform
5 1 (5.56%) Ganglia
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
5 1 (5.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Dell
4 4 (22.22%) Dell Compellent
4 4 (22.22%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) New Relic
7 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
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