The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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 Docklands, London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 29 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.62% 2.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 2.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £440 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Job Titles Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 136 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 87.58% 95.10% 91.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 93 160
Average daily rate £500 £488 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Average hourly rate £33.75 £10.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -65.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
UNIX Engineer
London

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

UNIX Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX Engineer across the Docklands, London region.

UNIX Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited UNIX Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited UNIX Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Intel
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat