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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gentoo Linux
Rank - 577 544
Contract jobs citing Gentoo 0 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.010% 0.026%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.043% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 12
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.00 -

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
12684 11754 10984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.99% 22.78% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7516 6547 5795
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1066 1061 1137
Average hourly rate £15.85 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 19 December 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
England - - - - 1

Gentoo
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Gentoo 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 Gentoo.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) SQLAlchemy
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Pyramid

Gentoo
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Gentoo 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 Gentoo. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SQLAlchemy
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat