The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 61 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.28% 0.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.06% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £245 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £47.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.31% +216.66%
CentOS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
189 118 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.88% 17.20% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 57 67
Average daily rate £350 £355 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +14.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £478 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 6
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £19.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £28.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

CentOS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat