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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 16 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Unix 10 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.29% 5.00% 7.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.41% 22.50% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Median daily rate £575 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.19% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £640 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.15
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.35%
Unix
London

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 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.38% 22.22% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 19
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
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 7 December 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Unix.

1 17 (73.91%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (69.57%) Banking
3 12 (52.17%) Java
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) Linux
5 9 (39.13%) Finance
6 8 (34.78%) Data Analysis
6 8 (34.78%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) Perl
8 5 (21.74%) JMS
8 5 (21.74%) Python
8 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 5 (21.74%) Teradata
8 5 (21.74%) Migration
8 5 (21.74%) Spring
8 5 (21.74%) Impala
8 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
8 5 (21.74%) Apache Hive
9 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
9 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
9 4 (17.39%) R
9 4 (17.39%) Apache Solr
9 4 (17.39%) Data Extraction
9 4 (17.39%) Open Source
9 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
9 4 (17.39%) MapReduce
9 4 (17.39%) Riak
9 4 (17.39%) Big Data

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 (17.39%) Apache Pig
1 4 (17.39%) Apache Solr
1 4 (17.39%) Apache Spark
1 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Apache Hive
1 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
1 5 (21.74%) Impala
2 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (17.39%) MarkLogic
2 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 4 (17.39%) Riak
3 2 (8.70%) DB2
4 1 (4.35%) Base SAS
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (4.35%) SAS EBI
4 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Gradle
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Mockito
2 1 (4.35%) Spock
2 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (69.57%) Banking
2 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Front Office
4 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Teradata Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Big Data Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) JMS
1 5 (21.74%) Spring
2 4 (17.39%) Kafka
2 4 (17.39%) Lucene
3 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) J2SE
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) XSD
4 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Data Extraction
2 4 (17.39%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.70%) Derivative
4 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.35%) Equities
4 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Data Analysis
1 8 (34.78%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Data Security
4 4 (17.39%) MapReduce
4 4 (17.39%) Open Source
4 4 (17.39%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) OOD
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Perl
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) Python
5 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
5 4 (17.39%) R
6 3 (13.04%) Scala
7 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.35%) C++
8 1 (4.35%) Korn
8 1 (4.35%) XPath
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Teradata
2 2 (8.70%) Sybase
3 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.35%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (4.35%) Solace