The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portable Operating System Interface for UNIX (POSIX)
Rank 115 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing POSIX 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.14% 0.059% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £318 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.11% -15.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
524 513 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.29% 30.23% 33.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 311 367
Average daily rate £355 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 35
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% +14.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £23.13 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing POSIX across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

POSIX
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

POSIX Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

POSIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

POSIX Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

POSIX
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing POSIX 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 POSIX.

1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (92.31%) DTV
3 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
4 5 (38.46%) STB
4 5 (38.46%) DVB
4 5 (38.46%) UML
4 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
6 2 (15.38%) C++
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
7 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.69%) UPnP

POSIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing POSIX 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 POSIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DVB
2 1 (7.69%) UPnP
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) DTV
2 5 (38.46%) STB
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
3 2 (15.38%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree