The table below looks at the statistics for LynxOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LynxOS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LynuxWorks LynxOS
Rank - - 237
Contract jobs citing LynxOS 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.070%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
LynxOS
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
2127 2347 2069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.84% 24.60% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1149 916
Average daily rate £360 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.92% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 201 248
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

LynxOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LynxOS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LynxOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

LynxOS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East