The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portable Operating System Interface for UNIX (POSIX)
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing POSIX 0 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 3.78% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 17.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £163 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £318 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.11% -15.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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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 West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
76 85 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.71% 21.41% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 86
Average daily rate £313 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +19.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing POSIX across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

POSIX
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing POSIX across the West Sussex region.

POSIX Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex