The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 26 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX)
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing POSIX 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - - 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate - £415 £350
% change year-on-year
- +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
POSIX
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
60 88 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.65% 24.24% 29.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 74 75
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £28.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.30% -32.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing POSIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

POSIX
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

POSIX Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

POSIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

POSIX Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton