The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Fedora skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fedora over the 3 months to 24 April 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.

Fedora Linux
England / South East
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 273 264
Contract jobs citing Fedora 0 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.021% 0.098%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.083% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £300 £438
% change year-on-year +87.50% -31.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.25

Fedora is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1736 2409 2514
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 21.43% 24.74% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1465 1264
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 171 240
Median hourly rate £14.85 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.80% +13.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £12.43 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Fedora
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Fedora as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Fedora in the South East

Fedora
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fedora in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fedora in the South East

Fedora
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fedora in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fedora in the South East