The table below looks at the statistics for FreeBSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FreeBSD over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeBSD
Rank - 254 -
Contract jobs citing FreeBSD 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.043% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £315 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £315 -
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
FreeBSD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2206 2335 2242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.08% 25.08% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1289 1218 1106
Median daily rate £388 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 224 219
Median hourly rate £18.63 £16.50 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.87% +3.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

FreeBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing FreeBSD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

FreeBSD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

FreeBSD
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

FreeBSD Daily Rate Trend in the South East

FreeBSD
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

FreeBSD Hourly Rate Trend in the South East