The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Unix Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Consultant
UK / England
Rank 566 568 580
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Consultant 8 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.048% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.051% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
Median daily rate £341 £450 £491
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.16% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £400 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £525
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39238 43349 43884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.62% 94.94% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25748 27917 28128
Median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1338 1586 1778
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Unix Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Unix Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Unix Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Unix Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Unix Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Unix Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Unix Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Unix Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

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 Unix Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
London -13 3 £425 -24.44% 1
East of England - 3 £258 -
South West +18 1 £475 -
South East +15 1 £425 -4.22%
Unix Consultant
UK

Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Unix Consultant in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Unix
2 25 (73.53%) Linux
3 19 (55.88%) Perl
3 19 (55.88%) Red Hat
3 19 (55.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
4 18 (52.94%) Shell Script
5 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
6 8 (23.53%) Oracle
7 6 (17.65%) Banking
8 5 (14.71%) Puppet
9 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
9 4 (11.76%) Firewall
9 4 (11.76%) Finance
9 4 (11.76%) LDAP
10 3 (8.82%) Apache
10 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
10 3 (8.82%) Kerberos
10 3 (8.82%) SQL
10 3 (8.82%) Windows
10 3 (8.82%) Java
10 3 (8.82%) Migration
10 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (8.82%) Confluence
10 3 (8.82%) JIRA
10 3 (8.82%) DevOps
11 2 (5.88%) MuleSoft
11 2 (5.88%) Threat Management
11 2 (5.88%) Identity Access Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) Apache
1 3 (8.82%) Confluence
1 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Firewall
1 4 (11.76%) LDAP
2 3 (8.82%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) SSH
3 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (5.88%) Pentaho
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (17.65%) Banking
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) SAML
1 2 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) Django
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
2 1 (2.94%) Kafka
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Unix
2 25 (73.53%) Linux
3 19 (55.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Windows
5 2 (5.88%) HPUX
5 2 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.82%) DevOps
1 3 (8.82%) Migration
1 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (5.88%) Change Control
2 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
2 2 (5.88%) ETL
2 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (5.88%) Information Security
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
2 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
2 2 (5.88%) SIEM
2 2 (5.88%) Threat Management
2 2 (5.88%) Use Case
3 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.94%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (2.94%) Patch Management
3 1 (2.94%) Security Hardening
3 1 (2.94%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Perl
2 18 (52.94%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.82%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) Korn
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (2.94%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Basel II
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (2.94%) vCloud
2 1 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (5.88%) Ansible
3 2 (5.88%) Nessus
3 2 (5.88%) OpenAM
4 1 (2.94%) Capistrano
4 1 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Red Hat
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) ArcSight
3 2 (5.88%) ForgeRock
3 2 (5.88%) HP
3 2 (5.88%) MuleSoft
3 2 (5.88%) NetApp
3 2 (5.88%) Splunk
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (2.94%) Informatica
4 1 (2.94%) Perforce
4 1 (2.94%) Veritas