The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 8 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs citing Unix 19 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.20% 1.53% 7.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.88% 6.90% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 5
Median daily rate £575 £650 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £650 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £650 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.75%

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

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.20% 22.14% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 12
Median daily rate £525 £350 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £250 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Unix.

1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Banking
4 8 (38.10%) Python
4 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (33.33%) Perl
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) Spring
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
7 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
7 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) JMS
8 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (19.05%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) Open Source
8 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
8 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (19.05%) Apache Solr
8 4 (19.05%) Derivative
8 4 (19.05%) Lucene
8 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
8 4 (19.05%) MapReduce
8 4 (19.05%) R
8 4 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (19.05%) Apache Hive
8 4 (19.05%) Big Data
8 4 (19.05%) Statistical Modelling

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 4 (19.05%) Apache Pig
1 4 (19.05%) Apache Solr
1 4 (19.05%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) ICMP
1 2 (9.52%) NNTP
1 2 (9.52%) POP3
1 2 (9.52%) SMTP
1 2 (9.52%) SNMP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) FTP
2 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) NX-OS
2 1 (4.76%) SSH
2 1 (4.76%) TACACS
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
1 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (19.05%) Apache Hive
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
2 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
2 4 (19.05%) Impala
2 4 (19.05%) MarkLogic
2 4 (19.05%) Riak
3 3 (14.29%) DB2
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) HBase
4 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) JUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Gradle
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Ant
4 1 (4.76%) Hudson
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Mockito
4 1 (4.76%) Spock
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
4 3 (14.29%) Front Office
5 1 (4.76%) German Language
5 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Core Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Big Data Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Spring
2 5 (23.81%) JMS
3 4 (19.05%) Kafka
3 4 (19.05%) Lucene
4 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 3 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (9.52%) JSON
5 2 (9.52%) Protocol Buffers
6 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Avro
6 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (4.76%) CSS3
6 1 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
6 1 (4.76%) HTML5
6 1 (4.76%) jQuery
6 1 (4.76%) Node.js
6 1 (4.76%) REST
6 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Derivative
3 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.52%) Equities
3 2 (9.52%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.76%) iSeries
4 1 (4.76%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Tandem
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) OpenVMS
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) MapReduce
3 4 (19.05%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) Open Source
3 4 (19.05%) SDLC
3 4 (19.05%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 3 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) Data Security
6 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) Python
3 7 (33.33%) Perl
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 4 (19.05%) R
6 3 (14.29%) Scala
6 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 2 (9.52%) PHP
7 2 (9.52%) Ruby
8 1 (4.76%) C#
8 1 (4.76%) C++
8 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.76%) Korn
8 1 (4.76%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (4.76%) EMIR
1 1 (4.76%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) GPFS
1 1 (4.76%) LXC
1 1 (4.76%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
3 2 (9.52%) Nagios
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Sybase
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Informatica
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Perforce
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) SevOne
2 1 (4.76%) Solace
2 1 (4.76%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) Teradata