The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Developer
Rank 529 523 507
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Developer 51 57 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 39 37
Average daily rate £350 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £356 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.75% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
44601 43533 41830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29104 27575 25284
Average daily rate £418 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1612 1743 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.77 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Unix Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unix Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 31 £650 +22.06% 16
South East +4 14 £350 -4.10% 1
West Midlands -14 2 £370 +11.69%
East of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire -10 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1
Unix Developer
UK

Unix Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Unix Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 115 (100.00%) Unix
2 77 (66.96%) SQL
3 75 (65.22%) C++
4 70 (60.87%) Oracle
5 63 (54.78%) Linux
6 55 (47.83%) Perl
7 51 (44.35%) STL
8 41 (35.65%) OO
9 37 (32.17%) Software Engineering
10 32 (27.83%) Python
11 31 (26.96%) C
12 30 (26.09%) Multithreading
13 27 (23.48%) SDLC
13 27 (23.48%) Oracle Database
14 26 (22.61%) Database Tuning
15 25 (21.74%) Java
16 24 (20.87%) OLTP
16 24 (20.87%) Finance
16 24 (20.87%) Release Management
17 22 (19.13%) Shell Script
18 20 (17.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 17 (14.78%) Electronic Trading
20 16 (13.91%) MySQL
21 14 (12.17%) Relational Database
22 13 (11.30%) Banking
23 12 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
24 11 (9.57%) Computer Science
24 11 (9.57%) Low Latency
25 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
25 9 (7.83%) Degree

Unix Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Unix Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.09%) JBoss
2 6 (5.22%) Apache
3 5 (4.35%) IIS
4 4 (3.48%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.74%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.74%) Node.js
5 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.87%) Confluence
6 1 (0.87%) Lightstreamer
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.74%) HTTP
2 2 (1.74%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) DNS
3 1 (0.87%) SMTP
3 1 (0.87%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.48%) Oracle Database
2 24 (20.87%) OLTP
3 16 (13.91%) MySQL
4 14 (12.17%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.83%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.83%) SQL Server
6 6 (5.22%) DB2
7 3 (2.61%) Big Data
7 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.74%) DataStage
8 2 (1.74%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.74%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.74%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (1.74%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.87%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) AccuRev
1 5 (4.35%) JIRA
2 4 (3.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.48%) Subversion
3 2 (1.74%) Ant
3 2 (1.74%) Maven
3 2 (1.74%) PVCS
3 2 (1.74%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.87%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.87%) CppUnit
4 1 (0.87%) EasyMock
4 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.87%) jMock
4 1 (0.87%) JUnit
4 1 (0.87%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.87%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.87%) NUnit
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.87%) Toad
General
1 24 (20.87%) Finance
2 13 (11.30%) Banking
3 6 (5.22%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.35%) Front Office
5 3 (2.61%) Electronics
5 3 (2.61%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.61%) Legal
5 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.87%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (44.35%) STL
2 20 (17.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (6.09%) HTML
4 5 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (2.61%) J2EE
5 3 (2.61%) jBPM
5 3 (2.61%) jQuery
5 3 (2.61%) Web Services
6 2 (1.74%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.74%) CSS
6 2 (1.74%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.74%) HTML5
6 2 (1.74%) Middleware
6 2 (1.74%) REST
6 2 (1.74%) scikit-learn
6 2 (1.74%) SOAP
6 2 (1.74%) XML
7 1 (0.87%) Celery
7 1 (0.87%) JAX-RS
7 1 (0.87%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (4.35%) Equities
4 5 (4.35%) Grid Computing
5 4 (3.48%) Fintech
6 3 (2.61%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.61%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.74%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.74%) Statistics
8 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.87%) Derivative
8 1 (0.87%) HACMP
8 1 (0.87%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.87%) RIA
8 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 115 (100.00%) Unix
2 63 (54.78%) Linux
3 9 (7.83%) Windows
4 2 (1.74%) Solaris
5 1 (0.87%) AIX
5 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.65%) OO
2 37 (32.17%) Software Engineering
3 30 (26.09%) Multithreading
4 27 (23.48%) SDLC
5 26 (22.61%) Database Tuning
6 24 (20.87%) Release Management
7 17 (14.78%) Electronic Trading
8 12 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (9.57%) Low Latency
10 9 (7.83%) OOP
11 8 (6.96%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (6.09%) Configuration Management
12 7 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (6.09%) ETL
12 7 (6.09%) Scrum
12 7 (6.09%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.35%) Data Management
13 5 (4.35%) High Availability
14 4 (3.48%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 77 (66.96%) SQL
2 75 (65.22%) C++
3 55 (47.83%) Perl
4 32 (27.83%) Python
5 31 (26.96%) C
6 25 (21.74%) Java
7 22 (19.13%) Shell Script
8 9 (7.83%) JavaScript
8 9 (7.83%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.96%) Bash Shell
10 7 (6.09%) Korn
11 4 (3.48%) Assembly Language
11 4 (3.48%) C-shell
12 2 (1.74%) C#
13 1 (0.87%) COBOL
13 1 (0.87%) JCL
13 1 (0.87%) Scala
13 1 (0.87%) Tcl
13 1 (0.87%) Uniface
13 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (7.83%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.61%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.87%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) Basel III
2 1 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.87%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.87%) HDFS
2 1 (0.87%) NFS
2 1 (0.87%) RACF
2 1 (0.87%) Samba
2 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) Ansible
1 3 (2.61%) Control-M
1 3 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.61%) Puppet
1 3 (2.61%) Salt
2 2 (1.74%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 70 (60.87%) Oracle
2 6 (5.22%) Sybase
3 4 (3.48%) IBM
3 4 (3.48%) Informatica
3 4 (3.48%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.48%) Teradata
4 3 (2.61%) Sun
4 3 (2.61%) webMethods
5 2 (1.74%) BEA
5 2 (1.74%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.74%) EMC
5 2 (1.74%) Remedy
5 2 (1.74%) VMware
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco
6 1 (0.87%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.87%) Hitachi
6 1 (0.87%) Murex
6 1 (0.87%) NetApp
6 1 (0.87%) Perforce
6 1 (0.87%) Serena
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