The first table below looks at the demand for MeeGo skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MeeGo over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MeeGo Linux
Rank - 543 587
Contract jobs citing MeeGo 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.010% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12312 10060 12139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.87% 21.08% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6850 5374 6201
Average daily rate £350 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1083 989 1179
Average hourly rate £16.08 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.41% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

MeeGo
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MeeGo within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

MeeGo Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MeeGo
Daily Rate Trend

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

MeeGo Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MeeGo
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MeeGo Hourly Rate Trend in the UK