Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 October 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.

FreeBSD
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 370 368 385
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17 +18
Contract jobs citing FreeBSD 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.031% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.15% 0.027% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
South East median daily rate £400 £675 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.74% - -
England median daily rate £400 £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,417 3,722 4,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.95% 22.92% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,823 2,089 2,380
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £163 £163 £188
90th Percentile £570 £538 £538
England median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.66% +5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 286 279
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £10.98
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

FreeBSD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing FreeBSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for FreeBSD in the South East

FreeBSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FreeBSD in the South East

FreeBSD
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 FreeBSD in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for FreeBSD in the South East

FreeBSD
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Thames Valley +5 5 £400 -40.74% 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £400 - 1
FreeBSD
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing FreeBSD 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 South East region with a requirement for FreeBSD.

1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Cacti
1 5 (100.00%) Postfix
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) lighttpd
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Varnish
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible

FreeBSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) lighttpd
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Unix Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Web Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Web Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Postfix
1 5 (100.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Cacti
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper