The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 99 106 127
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +21
Contract jobs citing CentOS 21 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 0.59% 0.037%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.46% 2.13% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 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 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £36.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-47.91% +71.42%
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 Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
471 609 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.03% 27.42% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 291 250
Average daily rate £300 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 63 53
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.13 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £45.00 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

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 20 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 20 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 +8 21 £225 -43.82% 10
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 (74.58%) Ubuntu
2 43 (72.88%) Splunk
3 37 (62.71%) Python
4 34 (57.63%) Linux
4 34 (57.63%) Windows
5 33 (55.93%) Service Management
6 32 (54.24%) Workflow
7 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (45.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (44.07%) VMware
10 23 (38.98%) SAN
11 22 (37.29%) Windows XP
12 21 (35.59%) VMware Server
12 21 (35.59%) Incident Management
13 14 (23.73%) NHS
14 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
15 12 (20.34%) Puppet
16 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
16 11 (18.64%) UNIX
17 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
18 9 (15.25%) Cisco
19 8 (13.56%) ITIL
19 8 (13.56%) Pharmaceutical
19 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
20 7 (11.86%) PostgreSQL
20 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
21 6 (10.17%) Nagios
21 6 (10.17%) Firewall
22 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
22 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (8.47%) Apache
1 5 (8.47%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.98%) SAN
2 6 (10.17%) Firewall
3 3 (5.08%) SSL
4 2 (3.39%) DHCP
4 2 (3.39%) DNS
5 1 (1.69%) LAN
5 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (13.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (11.86%) Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Support Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Applications Support
3 6 (10.17%) Linux Support
4 5 (8.47%) IT Support
4 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Technical Support
5 4 (6.78%) Support Technician
5 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 2 (3.39%) Linux Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) NHS
2 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (74.58%) Ubuntu
2 34 (57.63%) Windows
2 34 (57.63%) Linux
3 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (45.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (37.29%) Windows XP
6 11 (18.64%) UNIX
7 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.39%) AIX
9 2 (3.39%) Solaris
10 1 (1.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Service Management
2 32 (54.24%) Workflow
3 21 (35.59%) Incident Management
4 8 (13.56%) ITIL
5 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.78%) Quality Management
6 4 (6.78%) QMS
7 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.39%) Data Management
8 2 (3.39%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.39%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (3.39%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.69%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (62.71%) Python
2 4 (6.78%) Perl
3 2 (3.39%) SQL
3 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.69%) C
4 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (35.59%) VMware Server
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) Nagios
3 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.69%) Foglight
4 1 (1.69%) Cacti
4 1 (1.69%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 43 (72.88%) Splunk
2 26 (44.07%) VMware
3 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
4 9 (15.25%) Cisco
5 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.47%) IBM
7 3 (5.08%) NetApp
7 3 (5.08%) HP
7 3 (5.08%) EMC
8 1 (1.69%) BMC
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