The table below looks at the statistics for Fedora skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fedora over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fedora Linux
Rank 64 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fedora 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% - 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.68% - 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £418 £310
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +34.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £46.25 -
Fedora
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
147 128 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.07% 15.78% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 66 65
Average daily rate £325 £308 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% +16.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 18
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.52% +41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £28.00 £22.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Fedora
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Fedora Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Fedora
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Fedora 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 Fedora.

1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) MAPI
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications

Fedora
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Fedora 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 Fedora. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MAPI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam