Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for CentOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CentOS over the 6 months to 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CentOS Linux
England > West Midlands
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 123 187 191
Rank change year-on-year +64 +4 -79
Contract jobs citing CentOS 1 8 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.049% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.92% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £394 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.55% -11.62%
England median daily rate £475 £500 £525
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £16.86 £51.00
% change year-on-year +107.59% -66.94% +190.76%

CentOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 463 865 868
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 22.70% 18.69% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 528 498
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £135 £154 £150
90th Percentile £600 £569 £538
England median daily rate £425 £443 £445
% change year-on-year -3.95% -0.56% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 47 103
Median hourly rate £16.03 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.90% -
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.17 £10.78
90th Percentile £35.00 £31.70 £25.50
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +2.94%

CentOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing CentOS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CentOS in the West Midlands

CentOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CentOS in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for CentOS in the West Midlands

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 1 - -
CentOS
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing CentOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CentOS.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (100.00%) Tech Ops
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code

CentOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EKS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Gathering
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Tech Ops
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware