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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Developer
Rank 586 579 580
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Developer 42 55 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.10% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.11% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 26
Median daily rate £438 £350 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -32.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £525 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
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
47501 50509 47666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31266 32734 29347
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1902 1912
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.12 £16.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +2.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -32 24 £480 +23.87% 10
South East +9 5 £425 +30.76% 2
East of England +19 4 £480 - 2
North East -14 3 £265 -19.39%
North West - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire +3 1 £400 +4.57%
East Midlands -6 1 £425 +25.92%
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £315 -
Unix Developer
UK

Unix Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Unix
2 66 (65.35%) Linux
3 63 (62.38%) SQL
4 60 (59.41%) Oracle
5 55 (54.46%) C++
6 43 (42.57%) Java
7 40 (39.60%) STL
8 35 (34.65%) Software Engineering
9 33 (32.67%) Perl
10 32 (31.68%) OO
11 27 (26.73%) Release Management
12 25 (24.75%) Python
13 24 (23.76%) OLTP
14 22 (21.78%) Shell Script
15 21 (20.79%) Oracle Database
16 19 (18.81%) C
17 16 (15.84%) MySQL
17 16 (15.84%) Finance
18 15 (14.85%) Multithreading
18 15 (14.85%) Database Tuning
18 15 (14.85%) SDLC
19 14 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
20 12 (11.88%) Banking
20 12 (11.88%) PL/SQL
21 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
21 11 (10.89%) Windows
22 10 (9.90%) Subversion
23 9 (8.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
23 9 (8.91%) Web Services
23 9 (8.91%) CSS

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 (5.94%) Apache
2 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.98%) Confluence
3 2 (1.98%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.99%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.99%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.99%) SAS
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.99%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) OpenShift
1 2 (1.98%) PaaS
2 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) LDAP
2 4 (3.96%) HTTP
3 3 (2.97%) FTP
4 1 (0.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.99%) Intranet
4 1 (0.99%) Softphone
4 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.76%) OLTP
2 21 (20.79%) Oracle Database
3 16 (15.84%) MySQL
4 6 (5.94%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.95%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.98%) DB2
7 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.99%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.99%) Big Data
8 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.99%) DataStage
8 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.99%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Subversion
2 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.96%) JIRA
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.96%) ProC
4 3 (2.97%) Ant
4 3 (2.97%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.98%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.98%) FishEye
5 2 (1.98%) GoogleTest
5 2 (1.98%) Gradle
5 2 (1.98%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.98%) jMock
5 2 (1.98%) Maven
5 2 (1.98%) Mockito
5 2 (1.98%) Selenium
5 2 (1.98%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.98%) Spock
5 2 (1.98%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (15.84%) Finance
2 12 (11.88%) Banking
3 5 (4.95%) Military
4 1 (0.99%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (39.60%) STL
2 9 (8.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (8.91%) CSS
2 9 (8.91%) HTML
2 9 (8.91%) Web Services
3 8 (7.92%) Swing
3 8 (7.92%) XML
4 7 (6.93%) J2EE
5 5 (4.95%) EJB
5 5 (4.95%) JSP
5 5 (4.95%) XML Schema
5 5 (4.95%) XSLT
6 4 (3.96%) REST
6 4 (3.96%) SOAP
6 4 (3.96%) Spring
7 3 (2.97%) ISPF
7 3 (2.97%) JSON
7 3 (2.97%) Velocity
8 2 (1.98%) Node.js
8 2 (1.98%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (8.91%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.97%) iSeries
3 3 (2.97%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.97%) Tandem
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.98%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.99%) Derivative
5 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.99%) Equities
5 1 (0.99%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.99%) Pricing Data
5 1 (0.99%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Unix
2 66 (65.35%) Linux
3 11 (10.89%) Windows
4 4 (3.96%) AIX
4 4 (3.96%) HPUX
5 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.98%) Solaris
6 1 (0.99%) Android
6 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.99%) VME
6 1 (0.99%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) Software Engineering
2 32 (31.68%) OO
3 27 (26.73%) Release Management
4 15 (14.85%) Database Tuning
4 15 (14.85%) Multithreading
4 15 (14.85%) SDLC
5 14 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (6.93%) Unit Testing
7 6 (5.94%) UML
8 5 (4.95%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (4.95%) Migration
9 4 (3.96%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.96%) ETL
9 4 (3.96%) Front End Development
9 4 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.96%) Scrum
10 3 (2.97%) Change Management
10 3 (2.97%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.97%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (62.38%) SQL
2 55 (54.46%) C++
3 43 (42.57%) Java
4 33 (32.67%) Perl
5 25 (24.75%) Python
6 22 (21.78%) Shell Script
7 19 (18.81%) C
8 12 (11.88%) PL/SQL
9 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
10 6 (5.94%) COBOL
11 5 (4.95%) C#
12 3 (2.97%) JCL
12 3 (2.97%) Scala
13 2 (1.98%) Clojure
13 2 (1.98%) Groovy
13 2 (1.98%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.98%) VBScript
14 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.99%) VB
14 1 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) Degree
4 1 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.96%) Docker
3 3 (2.97%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) BladeLogic
1 2 (1.98%) Control-M
1 2 (1.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (59.41%) Oracle
2 6 (5.94%) VMware
3 4 (3.96%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.97%) IBM
4 3 (2.97%) Microgen
4 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.98%) Informatica
5 2 (1.98%) Remedy
5 2 (1.98%) Splunk
5 2 (1.98%) Sun
5 2 (1.98%) Sybase
6 1 (0.99%) Axway
6 1 (0.99%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.99%) Endeca
6 1 (0.99%) hybris
6 1 (0.99%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (0.99%) ICL
6 1 (0.99%) Pega
6 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.99%) webMethods