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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX)
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing POSIX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - - 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+22.96% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - £40.00
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
96 67 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 24.74% 15.88% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 51 42
Average daily rate £363 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £502 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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