The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX)
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing POSIX 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.25 -
POSIX
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
153 136 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 41.02% 39.77% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 116 52
Median daily rate £443 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

POSIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing POSIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for POSIX.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) sed
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) SELinux
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud

POSIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) sed
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) SELinux