The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 68 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 25 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.48% 0.89% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.67% 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £401 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £309
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +17.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
CentOS
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
326 420 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.26% 26.82% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 182 178
Average daily rate £298 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.75% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 26
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £17.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CentOS
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CentOS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

CentOS Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

CentOS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CentOS Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +20 25 £225 -43.82% 10
CentOS
Yorkshire

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 44 (78.57%) Splunk
2 40 (71.43%) Ubuntu
3 35 (62.50%) Service Management
3 35 (62.50%) Python
4 33 (58.93%) Workflow
5 32 (57.14%) Linux
6 28 (50.00%) Windows
7 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (39.29%) Incident Management
9 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (35.71%) SAN
10 20 (35.71%) VMware
11 19 (33.93%) Windows XP
12 18 (32.14%) VMware Server
13 15 (26.79%) NHS
13 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
13 15 (26.79%) Puppet
14 14 (25.00%) Red Hat
14 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
15 10 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (16.07%) Nagios
16 9 (16.07%) UNIX
17 8 (14.29%) ITIL
17 8 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
18 6 (10.71%) Cisco
18 6 (10.71%) Firewall
19 5 (8.93%) Apache
19 5 (8.93%) nginx
20 4 (7.14%) Perl

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (8.93%) Apache
1 5 (8.93%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) SAN
2 6 (10.71%) Firewall
3 3 (5.36%) SSL
4 2 (3.57%) DHCP
4 2 (3.57%) DNS
5 1 (1.79%) LAN
5 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (12.50%) Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Applications Support
3 6 (10.71%) Support Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Linux Support
4 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 4 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Support Specialist
5 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) IT Support
6 2 (3.57%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) Service Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) NHS
2 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (71.43%) Ubuntu
2 32 (57.14%) Linux
3 28 (50.00%) Windows
4 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (33.93%) Windows XP
7 9 (16.07%) UNIX
8 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.57%) AIX
9 2 (3.57%) Solaris
10 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Service Management
2 33 (58.93%) Workflow
3 22 (39.29%) Incident Management
4 8 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (7.14%) QMS
5 4 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.57%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.79%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (7.14%) Perl
2 4 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (32.14%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) Puppet
2 9 (16.07%) Nagios
3 1 (1.79%) Cacti
3 1 (1.79%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 44 (78.57%) Splunk
2 20 (35.71%) VMware
3 14 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco
5 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.57%) IBM
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