The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 52 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.30% 1.42% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.64% 6.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £475 £490 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 - £16.75
CentOS
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 79 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 18.37% 22.44% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 49 15
Median daily rate £325 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £174 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 15
Median hourly rate £11.50 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

CentOS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CentOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for CentOS.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet