The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 51 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Contract jobs citing CentOS 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.46% 1.07% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.04% 5.48% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £305 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.23% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-62.50% -
CentOS
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
98 73 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.43% 19.52% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 41 30
Median daily rate £525 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £125 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 10
Median hourly rate £20.25 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.50 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for CentOS.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Data Lake
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Data Lake
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Games Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat