The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank - 23 45
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 2.66% 1.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 15.25% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 7
Median daily rate - £388 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +55.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.25 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-3.35% +19.20%
Unix
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 59 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.40% 17.46% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 60
Median daily rate £275 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £110 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £30.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +76.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Bedfordshire region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Bedfordshire region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Unix
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) COBOL
2 2 (50.00%) Micro Focus
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) JProfiler
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Guava
3 1 (25.00%) Akka
3 1 (25.00%) YourKit
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) TestRail
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) JProfiler
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) TestRail
2 1 (25.00%) YourKit
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) COBOL Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) COBOL Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Akka
1 1 (25.00%) Guava
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Micro Focus
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Sun