Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding 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 18 June 2019 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
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 643 615
Contract jobs citing FreeBSD 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London - 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.027% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £400
UK median daily rate £600 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +50.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £47.00

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10,479 11,183 10,518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 21.61% 21.24% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,162 6,391 6,120
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £143 £163 £170
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 891 1,027 897
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% -5.73%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.40
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.93 £44.70
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.40% +5.64% -2.94%

FreeBSD
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for FreeBSD in the UK excluding London

FreeBSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FreeBSD in the UK excluding London

FreeBSD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FreeBSD in the UK excluding London