The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank - 42 55
Contract jobs citing CentOS 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.36% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.72% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £18.13
CentOS
North 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 Lancashire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
117 127 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 28.13% 28.86% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 84 69
Median daily rate £390 £393 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% +57.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £255 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £584 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -52.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing CentOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire