The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Developer
Rank - 118 -
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Developer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.041% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.045% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £288 £375
% change year-on-year
+56.52% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 -
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2591 2242 2809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.18% 91.47% 90.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1343 885 1035
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 150 103
Average hourly rate £17.00 £29.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.37% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
UNIX Developer
South East

UNIX Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

UNIX Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

UNIX Developer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

UNIX Developer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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UNIX Developer
South East

UNIX Developer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited UNIX Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with UNIX Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Egenera
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

UNIX Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited UNIX Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with UNIX Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (50.00%) Egenera
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) EMC