The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.08% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +216.66%
CentOS
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 55 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.76% 29.73% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 28
Average daily rate £215 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.21% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +52.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

CentOS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat