The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Unix Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Unix Consultant
Rank 613 623 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Unix Consultant 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.002% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Unix Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46763 48174 46107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.70% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 30926 30296 28951
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1336 1918 1967
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Senior Unix Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Senior Unix Consultant in the job title.

Senior Unix Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Unix Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Unix Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Unix Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Unix Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Unix Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Unix Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 1 £475 -
Senior Unix Consultant
UK

Senior Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Senior Unix Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Senior Unix Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (50.00%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) RHCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) HACMP
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering

Senior Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat