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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeBSD
Rank 571 559 576
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs citing FreeBSD 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.035% 0.009% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£370 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FreeBSD
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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
11435 11067 11492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.73% 22.69% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6603 6287 5975
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 992 980 1156
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
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 27 August 2014. 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
East of England - 2 - - 1
London -3 1 £370 - 1
South East - 1 - -
North West - - - -
FreeBSD
UK

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Java SE
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (25.00%) Trac
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Python Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Java SE
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) SQLAlchemy
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Debian
4 1 (25.00%) Gentoo
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) AWK
3 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Websense
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Coverity
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Intel