The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing POSIX 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £414 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.34% +37.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
POSIX
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
71 58 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.39% 15.89% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 44 80
Average daily rate £345 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing POSIX across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

POSIX
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

POSIX Daily Rate Trend in Swindon