The table below looks at the statistics for Gentoo skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gentoo over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gentoo Linux
Rank - 565 521
Contract jobs citing Gentoo 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.022%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.009% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +275.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11609 11206 9778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.08% 22.08% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6693 6068 5159
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £506 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 888 1049 1031
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.32%

Gentoo
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Gentoo within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Gentoo Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Gentoo
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Gentoo within the UK.

Gentoo Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Gentoo
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Gentoo within the UK.

Gentoo Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Gentoo
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gentoo within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - - - -
City of London - - - -
England - - - -