Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for pSOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited pSOS over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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.

Wind River pSOS
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 862 853
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9 -18
Contract jobs citing pSOS 2 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.004% 0.015%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.010% 0.019% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 13
England median daily rate - £275 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.20% -11.45%
UK median daily rate - £275 £383
% change year-on-year - -28.20% -11.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
England median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK median hourly rate - - £175.00

pSOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19864 21078 22283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.93% 21.52% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12779 13446 13257
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £175 £200 £188
90th Percentile £600 £575 £570
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1205 1191 1815
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.90%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £43.75 £42.15
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -1.52% +4.10%

pSOS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing pSOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for pSOS in England

pSOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing pSOS in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for pSOS in England

pSOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing pSOS in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for pSOS in England

pSOS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing pSOS within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 2 - -
pSOS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing pSOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for pSOS.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) PMO

pSOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (50.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Delivery Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO