The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX)
Rank - - 123
Contract jobs citing POSIX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.25 -
POSIX
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1041 1056 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.32% 32.86% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 720 441
Median daily rate £400 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.97 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

POSIX
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing POSIX across the Yorkshire region.

POSIX Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire