The table below looks at the statistics for FreeBSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FreeBSD over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeBSD
Rank 635 602 -
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -
Contract jobs citing FreeBSD 2 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.022% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.018% 0.097% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £400 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £358 -
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
FreeBSD
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11319 11285 11034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.21% 22.24% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7179 6503 6322
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 614 927 996
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

FreeBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing FreeBSD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

FreeBSD Jobs Demand Trend in England

FreeBSD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FreeBSD Daily Rate Trend in England

FreeBSD
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

FreeBSD Hourly Rate Trend in England

FreeBSD
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
East of England - 2 £400 -
FreeBSD
UK

FreeBSD
Top 20 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FreeBSD 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 England region with a requirement for FreeBSD.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) OpenBSD
4 1 (20.00%) NetBSD

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) NetBSD
2 1 (20.00%) OpenBSD
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Sun