The table below looks at the statistics for FreeBSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FreeBSD over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FreeBSD
Rank 392 403 367
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -36
Contract jobs citing FreeBSD 8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.009% 0.024%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 0.043% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
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£345 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +10.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4739 4666 4233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.96% 20.60% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3203 3096 2718
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £309
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 229 227
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

FreeBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FreeBSD across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

FreeBSD Jobs Demand Trend in London

FreeBSD
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FreeBSD Daily Rate Trend in London

FreeBSD
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FreeBSD across the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

FreeBSD Daily Rate Histogram in London

FreeBSD
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

FreeBSD Hourly Rate Trend in London

FreeBSD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (75.00%) HTTP
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) RTP
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) Device Driver
2 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
2 5 (62.50%) Benchmarking
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) WMI
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) NHS
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) RTP
2 2 (25.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Benchmarking
1 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft