The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX)
Rank 129 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing POSIX 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.039% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £415 £363
% change year-on-year
- +14.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
POSIX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
634 876 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.95% 27.91% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 566 606
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 24
Median hourly rate £32.40 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £20.94 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.76 £42.00 £44.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing POSIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

POSIX
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing POSIX across the East of England region.

POSIX Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

POSIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing POSIX across the East of England region.

POSIX Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

POSIX
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing POSIX within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
POSIX
England

POSIX
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing POSIX 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 East of England region with a requirement for POSIX.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) IC Design
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Doxygen
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Cygwin
1 1 (100.00%) GCC
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Emacs
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA

POSIX
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Doxygen
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Emacs
1 1 (100.00%) GCC
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Validation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) IC Design
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Cygwin