The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeBSD
Rank 398 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FreeBSD 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.019% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£370 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5322 5302 5659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.63% 21.85% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3521 3450 3286
Average daily rate £390 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £204 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 258 366
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.14 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
FreeBSD
England

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
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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat