The first table below looks at the demand for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire 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 - - 54
Contract jobs citing CentOS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £350
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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
107 122 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.06% 26.70% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 52 43
Average daily rate £238 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £160 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.11 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £27.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
CentOS
South East

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
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CentOS
South East