Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for CentOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CentOS over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CentOS Linux
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 - 95
Rank change year-on-year - +95 +13
Contract jobs citing CentOS 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.079% - 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% - 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Cheshire median daily rate - - £450
North West median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.82% - +32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

CentOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 324 246 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.53% 18.45% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 156 192
Cheshire median daily rate £365 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -11.76% +7.94%
10th Percentile £200 £180 £186
90th Percentile £475 £540 £575
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 26 24
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -3.70% -20.21%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £20.13 £18.13 £21.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £14.50
% change year-on-year +0.40% +20.21% -8.05%

CentOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing CentOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for CentOS in Cheshire

CentOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CentOS in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CentOS in Cheshire

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 - -
CentOS
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CentOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for CentOS.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

CentOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware