The table below looks at the statistics for FreeSWITCH skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FreeSWITCH over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeSWITCH
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing FreeSWITCH 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15110 14689 14482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.70% 27.00% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10708 9655 9625
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 203 177
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

FreeSWITCH
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FreeSWITCH Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FreeSWITCH
Daily Rate Trend

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

FreeSWITCH Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FreeSWITCH
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FreeSWITCH 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 FreeSWITCH.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Kamailio
2 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 5

FreeSWITCH
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 5
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Kamailio
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco