The table below looks at the statistics for FreeBSD skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FreeBSD over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeBSD
Rank 627 638 629
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing FreeBSD 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.028% 0.050% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £400 £278 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.99% -30.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £278 £400
% change year-on-year
- -30.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £49.19 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10578 11926 12947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.22% 21.51% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6655 7007 7666
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 983 1117
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £41.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

FreeBSD
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FreeBSD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FreeBSD
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FreeBSD within the UK.

FreeBSD Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FreeBSD
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FreeBSD within the UK.

FreeBSD Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FreeBSD
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 3 £400 +43.99% 8
London +5 3 £400 -
New Malden - 2 - -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FreeBSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for FreeBSD.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) 802.11
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) Nessus
2 2 (40.00%) SSH
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CCDP
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) ADSL
2 2 (40.00%) RIP
2 2 (40.00%) SNMP
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (40.00%) COM
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) ICMP
2 2 (40.00%) L2TP

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) IPsec
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) 802.11
2 2 (40.00%) ADSL
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) ICMP
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (40.00%) L2TP
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) RIP
2 2 (40.00%) SNMP
2 2 (40.00%) SSH
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) HSRP
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (40.00%) COM
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (20.00%) CherryPy
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Django
2 1 (20.00%) Dojo
2 1 (20.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (20.00%) Flash
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP 5
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCDP
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) CLAS
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus
1 2 (40.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) BT
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat