Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for iptables skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iptables over the 6 months to 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Linux iptables
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 101 84
Contract jobs citing iptables 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.13% 0.081%
As % of the System Software category - 1.02% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Birmingham median daily rate - - £250
West Midlands median daily rate - £475 £250
% change year-on-year - +90.00% -41.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £19.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £19.50 -

iptables is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 196 197 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.92% 13.23% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 110 92
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.94% +19.32%
10th Percentile £173 £153 £120
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.53 £15.00 £13.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.20% +12.30% -16.52%
10th Percentile £11.02 £8.39 £9.70
90th Percentile £19.83 £42.50 £18.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +3.45% - +7.41%

iptables
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing iptables as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for iptables in Birmingham