The table below looks at the statistics for OpenBSD skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenBSD over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenBSD
Rank 608 - 546
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenBSD 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.002%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.008% - 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£475 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
12316 12089 10248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.09% 22.22% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7020 6804 5520
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1011 1054 990
Average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £35.14 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -0.78%

OpenBSD
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenBSD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenBSD
Daily Rate Trend

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

OpenBSD Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OpenBSD
Hourly Rate Trend

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

OpenBSD Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OpenBSD
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenBSD within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 1 £475 -
England - 1 £475 - 1

OpenBSD
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OpenBSD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenBSD.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) DRM
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tandberg
1 1 (100.00%) Broadcom

OpenBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OpenBSD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenBSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Tandberg
1 1 (100.00%) Broadcom