Period
to 21 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for FreeRTOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FreeRTOS over the 6 months to 21 August 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.

FreeRTOS
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 200 -
Contract jobs citing FreeRTOS 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.079% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
West Midlands median daily rate - £375 -
England median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £47.50 -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

FreeRTOS 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 West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 817 981 811
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.03% 19.40% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 519 490
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -5.66%
10th Percentile £146 £128 £194
90th Percentile £588 £538 £558
England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 133 59
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £14.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.60% +5.52%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.85
90th Percentile £20.53 £21.50 £28.20
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50