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 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 26 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.01% 6.63% 3.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.16% 31.58% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Median daily rate £338 £488 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -11.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
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
38 38 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.89% 20.99% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 22 4
Median daily rate £345 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 24 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Unix.

1 15 (83.33%) Banking
2 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) Matrix Organization
5 7 (38.89%) Java
6 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) Migration
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Teradata
7 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
8 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Data Security
8 4 (22.22%) Mainframe
8 4 (22.22%) Data Extraction
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (16.67%) Sybase
10 2 (11.11%) Spring
10 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 2 (11.11%) .NET
10 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
10 2 (11.11%) JMS
10 2 (11.11%) DevOps
10 2 (11.11%) REST
10 2 (11.11%) JIRA
11 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
11 1 (5.56%) Spring Security
11 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
11 1 (5.56%) Atlassian

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 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.56%) Base SAS
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) Impala
2 1 (5.56%) InfluxDB
2 1 (5.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (5.56%) SAS EBI
2 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (5.56%) UniData
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Log4j
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (83.33%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Teradata Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Teradata Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 2 (11.11%) JMS
1 2 (11.11%) REST
1 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Drools
2 1 (5.56%) GWT
2 1 (5.56%) HornetQ
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) JAXB
2 1 (5.56%) JDBC
2 1 (5.56%) JPA
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) JSP
2 1 (5.56%) JSTL
2 1 (5.56%) Servlets
2 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
2 1 (5.56%) Spring Security
2 1 (5.56%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Data Extraction
2 4 (22.22%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.56%) Equities
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Matrix Organization
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Data Security
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) API Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Collateral Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
5 1 (5.56%) Records Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Grafana
1 1 (5.56%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Teradata
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Sybase
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.56%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.56%) Sencha
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk