Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for OpenBSD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenBSD over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 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.

OpenBSD
England > London
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 633 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +599
Contract jobs citing OpenBSD 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.002% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.011% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
London median daily rate £335 - -
England median daily rate £335 £135 -
% change year-on-year +148.15% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

OpenBSD 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 9,265 8,123 9,160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.55% 20.35% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,567 5,693 6,496
London median daily rate £485 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.86% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £208 £263 £230
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 206 227
London median hourly rate £19.49 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.34% +26.47% -8.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £51.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.52
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.94% +2.20%

OpenBSD
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenBSD in London

OpenBSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenBSD in London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OpenBSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for OpenBSD.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5

OpenBSD
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 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Security Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Security Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) QEMU
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware