The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 60 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 35 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.10% 0.73% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.22% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 0
Average daily rate
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£185 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £309
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +17.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £33.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.51% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-53.47% -
Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
312 430 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.69% 28.44% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 175 181
Average daily rate £245 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 32
Average hourly rate £13.20 £12.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.51 £10.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
CentOS
Yorkshire

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 1 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 1 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 +19 33 £185 -50.69% 8
CentOS
Yorkshire

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 40 (93.02%) Ubuntu
2 35 (81.40%) Python
3 34 (79.07%) Splunk
4 28 (65.12%) Windows
5 26 (60.47%) Service Management
6 25 (58.14%) Workflow
7 24 (55.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (46.51%) SAN
9 20 (46.51%) VMware
10 19 (44.19%) Linux
10 19 (44.19%) Windows XP
11 18 (41.86%) VMware Server
12 16 (37.21%) Incident Management
13 13 (30.23%) NHS
14 8 (18.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (18.60%) ITIL
14 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
15 7 (16.28%) UNIX
16 6 (13.95%) Cisco
16 6 (13.95%) Firewall
16 6 (13.95%) Puppet
17 5 (11.63%) nginx
17 5 (11.63%) Apache
18 4 (9.30%) Perl
18 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
18 4 (9.30%) SLA
18 4 (9.30%) Quality Management
18 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
18 4 (9.30%) QMS

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (11.63%) nginx
1 5 (11.63%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) SAN
2 6 (13.95%) Firewall
3 3 (6.98%) SSL
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (18.60%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (13.95%) Applications Support
3 5 (11.63%) Linux Support
3 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.98%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (4.65%) IT Support
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 1 (2.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) NHS
2 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (93.02%) Ubuntu
2 28 (65.12%) Windows
3 24 (55.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (44.19%) Linux
5 19 (44.19%) Windows XP
6 7 (16.28%) UNIX
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Service Management
2 25 (58.14%) Workflow
3 16 (37.21%) Incident Management
4 8 (18.60%) ITIL
5 4 (9.30%) Quality Management
5 4 (9.30%) QMS
6 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) Python
2 4 (9.30%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) VMware Server
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Cacti
2 1 (2.33%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 34 (79.07%) Splunk
2 20 (46.51%) VMware
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £240 - £250 Per Day NB. shifts of 4 days on/off
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £180 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago