The first table below looks at the demand for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Liverpool 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £405
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 58 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.08% 35.80% 29.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 39 22
Average daily rate £400 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £218 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Average hourly rate £12.49 £28.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.17% +62.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
CentOS
Merseyside

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

CentOS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (100.00%) KVM

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat