The table below looks at the statistics for FreeBSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FreeBSD over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FreeBSD
Rank 583 579 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing FreeBSD 12 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.008% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.036% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate
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£245 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £259 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
11213 11259 10453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.68% 22.80% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6751 6477 5848
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £168 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 885 967 979
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

FreeBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FreeBSD across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FreeBSD across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

FreeBSD Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 10 £245 -33.78% 1
East of England 0 1 £338 - 1
South East -21 1 £180 -
FreeBSD
UK

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FreeBSD 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 FreeBSD.

1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
3 9 (42.86%) RTP
3 9 (42.86%) Device Driver
3 9 (42.86%) HTTP
3 9 (42.86%) C
3 9 (42.86%) Multithreading
4 8 (38.10%) SNMP
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Benchmarking
5 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 7 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (33.33%) MS Office
5 7 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 7 (33.33%) WMI
5 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (28.57%) Change Control
6 6 (28.57%) Time Management
6 6 (28.57%) SLA
6 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 5 (23.81%) NHS
7 5 (23.81%) UNIX
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) MySQL
8 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
8 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) Puppet
8 4 (19.05%) DevOps

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FreeBSD 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 FreeBSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 9 (42.86%) RTP
2 9 (42.86%) HTTP
3 8 (38.10%) SNMP
4 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) GCC
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) MFC
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) WinForms
1 1 (4.76%) WCF
1 1 (4.76%) WPF
1 1 (4.76%) Qt
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Device Driver
2 5 (23.81%) NHS
3 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 8 (38.10%) Benchmarking
3 7 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 6 (28.57%) Time Management
4 6 (28.57%) Change Control
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (19.05%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) UML
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
3 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) HND
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) WMI
2 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) Perforce