The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 25 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CentOS 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.46% - 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.56% - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +13.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +92.85%
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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
64 78 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.63% 31.45% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 22
Average daily rate £280 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £175 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £10.30 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £32.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

CentOS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk