The first table below looks at the demand for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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 74 98 127
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +29
Contract jobs citing CentOS 39 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.68% 0.72% 0.039%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.11% 2.53% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 7 0
Average daily rate
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£185 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.96% -
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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
481 594 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.71% 28.35% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 265 251
Average daily rate £270 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.60% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 61 65
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £10.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.70 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
CentOS
England

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CentOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CentOS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

CentOS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

CentOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CentOS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire +24 35 £185 -50.69% 8
North Yorkshire -5 1 £183 -49.65% 2
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (88.00%) Ubuntu
2 37 (74.00%) Python
2 37 (74.00%) Splunk
3 34 (68.00%) Windows
4 30 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (56.00%) Service Management
6 27 (54.00%) Workflow
6 27 (54.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (52.00%) VMware
8 25 (50.00%) Linux
9 23 (46.00%) SAN
10 22 (44.00%) Windows XP
11 21 (42.00%) VMware Server
12 17 (34.00%) Incident Management
13 13 (26.00%) NHS
14 9 (18.00%) Cisco
14 9 (18.00%) UNIX
15 8 (16.00%) ITIL
15 8 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
16 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
17 6 (12.00%) Firewall
17 6 (12.00%) Puppet
18 5 (10.00%) nginx
18 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
18 5 (10.00%) Apache
19 4 (8.00%) Perl
19 4 (8.00%) SLA
19 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
19 4 (8.00%) QMS

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (10.00%) nginx
1 5 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.00%) SAN
2 6 (12.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) SSL
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (12.00%) Applications Support
3 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Linux Support
3 5 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) IT Support
5 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.00%) Support Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (4.00%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) NHS
2 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) Ubuntu
2 34 (68.00%) Windows
3 30 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (54.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (50.00%) Linux
6 22 (44.00%) Windows XP
7 9 (18.00%) UNIX
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Service Management
2 27 (54.00%) Workflow
3 17 (34.00%) Incident Management
4 8 (16.00%) ITIL
5 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.00%) QMS
6 4 (8.00%) Quality Management
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.00%) Data Management
8 2 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (2.00%) Release Management
9 1 (2.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (74.00%) Python
2 4 (8.00%) Perl
3 2 (4.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) VMware Server
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Puppet
2 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.00%) Hyperic
3 1 (2.00%) Cacti
3 1 (2.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) Splunk
2 26 (52.00%) VMware
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco
4 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.00%) NetApp
6 3 (6.00%) HP
6 3 (6.00%) EMC
6 3 (6.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) BMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £240 - £250 Per Day NB. shifts of 4 days on/off
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £180 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago