The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Unix Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Developer
Rank 596 593 562
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Developer 30 58 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.11% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.12% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 37
Median daily rate £444 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £302 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £331 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.30% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.50 -
Unix Developer
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
46540 50073 48926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30705 32541 30337
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1918 1984
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Unix Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Unix Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Unix Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Unix Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Unix Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Unix Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Unix Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Unix Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Unix Developer
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 Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
London -24 14 £450 +5.88% 22
South East +16 5 £425 +30.76% 2
East of England +16 5 £480 -
North East -23 2 £233 -29.27%
North West - 2 £425 -
East Midlands -6 1 £450 +33.33% 1
West Midlands - 1 £315 -
Unix Developer
UK

Unix Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Unix Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 90 (100.00%) Unix
2 56 (62.22%) SQL
3 53 (58.89%) Linux
4 52 (57.78%) Oracle
5 45 (50.00%) C++
6 37 (41.11%) Java
7 31 (34.44%) STL
8 26 (28.89%) OO
9 24 (26.67%) Perl
10 23 (25.56%) Software Engineering
11 22 (24.44%) Shell Script
12 21 (23.33%) Python
12 21 (23.33%) Release Management
13 18 (20.00%) OLTP
13 18 (20.00%) Oracle Database
14 16 (17.78%) C
15 13 (14.44%) MySQL
15 13 (14.44%) Finance
15 13 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (13.33%) Database Tuning
16 12 (13.33%) PL/SQL
16 12 (13.33%) SDLC
17 11 (12.22%) Windows
17 11 (12.22%) Multithreading
18 10 (11.11%) Banking
18 10 (11.11%) JavaScript
19 9 (10.00%) Web Services
19 9 (10.00%) Subversion
19 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
20 8 (8.89%) Git (software)

Unix Developer 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 6 (6.67%) Apache
2 3 (3.33%) Confluence
2 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.22%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.11%) SAS
4 1 (1.11%) Tuxedo
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) OpenShift
1 2 (2.22%) PaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) LDAP
2 4 (4.44%) HTTP
3 3 (3.33%) FTP
4 1 (1.11%) Firewall
4 1 (1.11%) Internet
4 1 (1.11%) Softphone
4 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) OLTP
1 18 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (14.44%) MySQL
3 6 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.33%) DB2
6 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.11%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.11%) Big Data
7 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.11%) DataStage
7 1 (1.11%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.11%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Subversion
2 8 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.56%) JIRA
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (4.44%) ProC
5 3 (3.33%) Ant
5 3 (3.33%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.22%) EasyMock
6 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.22%) FishEye
6 2 (2.22%) GoogleTest
6 2 (2.22%) Gradle
6 2 (2.22%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.22%) jMock
6 2 (2.22%) Maven
6 2 (2.22%) Mockito
6 2 (2.22%) Selenium
6 2 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (14.44%) Finance
2 10 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Military
4 1 (1.11%) Games
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.44%) STL
2 9 (10.00%) Web Services
3 8 (8.89%) CSS
3 8 (8.89%) HTML
3 8 (8.89%) J2EE
3 8 (8.89%) Swing
4 7 (7.78%) XML
5 5 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (5.56%) EJB
5 5 (5.56%) JSP
5 5 (5.56%) SOAP
5 5 (5.56%) XML Schema
5 5 (5.56%) XSLT
6 4 (4.44%) REST
6 4 (4.44%) Spring
7 3 (3.33%) ISPF
7 3 (3.33%) JSON
7 3 (3.33%) Velocity
8 2 (2.22%) Middleware
8 2 (2.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.33%) iSeries
3 3 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.33%) Tandem
4 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.22%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.11%) Derivative
5 1 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Unix
2 53 (58.89%) Linux
3 11 (12.22%) Windows
4 4 (4.44%) AIX
4 4 (4.44%) HPUX
5 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.22%) Solaris
6 1 (1.11%) Android
6 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.11%) VME
6 1 (1.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.89%) OO
2 23 (25.56%) Software Engineering
3 21 (23.33%) Release Management
4 13 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.33%) Database Tuning
5 12 (13.33%) SDLC
6 11 (12.22%) Multithreading
7 7 (7.78%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.67%) UML
9 5 (5.56%) Migration
10 4 (4.44%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (4.44%) ETL
10 4 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.44%) Scrum
11 3 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.33%) Change Management
11 3 (3.33%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.33%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (2.22%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (62.22%) SQL
2 45 (50.00%) C++
3 37 (41.11%) Java
4 24 (26.67%) Perl
5 22 (24.44%) Shell Script
6 21 (23.33%) Python
7 16 (17.78%) C
8 12 (13.33%) PL/SQL
9 10 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 5 (5.56%) C#
10 5 (5.56%) COBOL
11 3 (3.33%) JCL
11 3 (3.33%) Scala
12 2 (2.22%) Clojure
12 2 (2.22%) Groovy
12 2 (2.22%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.22%) PHP
12 2 (2.22%) VBScript
13 1 (1.11%) VB
13 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) Degree
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.44%) Docker
3 3 (3.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) Puppet
2 2 (2.22%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 52 (57.78%) Oracle
2 6 (6.67%) VMware
3 4 (4.44%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.33%) IBM
4 3 (3.33%) Microgen
5 2 (2.22%) Cognos
5 2 (2.22%) Informatica
5 2 (2.22%) Remedy
5 2 (2.22%) Splunk
5 2 (2.22%) Sun
6 1 (1.11%) Axway
6 1 (1.11%) Endeca
6 1 (1.11%) hybris
6 1 (1.11%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.11%) ICL
6 1 (1.11%) Pega
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Sybase
6 1 (1.11%) webMethods
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