Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for FreeBSD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FreeBSD over the 6 months to 20 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.

FreeBSD
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 623 613 611
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 +6
Contract jobs citing FreeBSD 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.007% 0.015%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.092% 0.032% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
London median daily rate £400 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.11% -6.08%
England median daily rate £400 £400 £278
% change year-on-year - +44.00% -25.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £49.19 -
England median hourly rate - £49.19 -

FreeBSD 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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 9739 9270 10035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.87% 20.80% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6919 6421 6840
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £204 £230 £205
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 208 318
London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.23 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.25% +4.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.23
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.62 £43.23
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%

FreeBSD
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing FreeBSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for FreeBSD in London

FreeBSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FreeBSD in London

FreeBSD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FreeBSD in London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FreeBSD 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 London region with a requirement for FreeBSD.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 6 (66.67%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) LDAP
3 3 (33.33%) Samba
3 3 (33.33%) Debian
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) OpenVPN
3 3 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) pfSense
3 3 (33.33%) KVM
3 3 (33.33%) Ansible
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

FreeBSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) LDAP
3 3 (33.33%) OpenVPN
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Administrator
1 9 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Debian
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
1 6 (66.67%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) KVM
1 3 (33.33%) pfSense
1 3 (33.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible