The first table below looks at the demand for Fedora skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fedora over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Manchester 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fedora Linux
Rank 81 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Fedora 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 0.10% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.77% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £290 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £200
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
283 194 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.00% 20.10% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 78 123
Average daily rate £300 £270 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 33 40
Average hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.71 £27.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Fedora
North West

Fedora
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Fedora Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Fedora
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Fedora Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Fedora
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Fedora Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Fedora
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Fedora 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 Fedora.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) XHTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Fedora
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Fedora 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 Fedora. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) XHTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle