Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 October 2017 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
England > North East
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 148 120
Rank change year-on-year +52 -28 -
Contract jobs citing CentOS 1 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.082% 0.79% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% 1.87% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 3
North East median daily rate - £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.53% -
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.88 £15.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year +108.73% -56.25% +114.93%

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 the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 368 1230 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 30.11% 42.17% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 819 277
North East median daily rate £340 £320 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.72% +16.00%
10th Percentile £196 £218 £200
90th Percentile £493 £475 £575
England median daily rate £425 £410 £390
% change year-on-year +3.66% +5.13% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 90 57
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +57.57% -11.15%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.30 £11.51
90th Percentile £47.50 £36.55 £37.40
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%

CentOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing CentOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for CentOS in the North East

CentOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CentOS in the North East

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 October 2017. 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
Durham -6 1 - -
CentOS
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CentOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for CentOS.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Trac
1 1 (100.00%) FreeIPA
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Phabricator

CentOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Phabricator
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Trac
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FreeIPA
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet