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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Developer
Rank 569 574 544
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Developer 60 41 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.079% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.084% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 28
Median daily rate £429 £525 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £327 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £625 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £51.00
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
47309 49013 46162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31081 31699 28498
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1424 1848 1899
Median hourly rate £17.31 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +13 39 £490 -10.90% 10
South East +6 7 £355 +18.33% 2
East of England +23 4 £480 -
North East - 3 £265 -
East Midlands -5 2 £425 +25.92%
North West - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire -2 1 £400 -13.97%
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £425 -
Unix Developer
UK

Unix Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Unix
2 78 (72.22%) Linux
3 72 (66.67%) SQL
4 66 (61.11%) Oracle
5 64 (59.26%) C++
6 50 (46.30%) STL
7 47 (43.52%) Software Engineering
8 43 (39.81%) Java
8 43 (39.81%) Perl
9 37 (34.26%) OO
10 32 (29.63%) Release Management
11 29 (26.85%) OLTP
12 28 (25.93%) Python
13 24 (22.22%) Multithreading
13 24 (22.22%) Oracle Database
14 23 (21.30%) C
15 21 (19.44%) MySQL
16 20 (18.52%) Database Tuning
16 20 (18.52%) SDLC
17 18 (16.67%) Finance
18 16 (14.81%) Shell Script
19 14 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (12.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 12 (11.11%) Web Services
20 12 (11.11%) XML
21 11 (10.19%) JavaScript
21 11 (10.19%) Banking
22 10 (9.26%) Windows
23 9 (8.33%) CSS
23 9 (8.33%) HTML

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 5 (4.63%) Apache
2 2 (1.85%) Confluence
2 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.93%) SAS
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) OpenShift
1 2 (1.85%) PaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) HTTP
2 3 (2.78%) LDAP
3 2 (1.85%) FTP
4 1 (0.93%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) Intranet
4 1 (0.93%) Softphone
4 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.85%) OLTP
2 24 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 21 (19.44%) MySQL
4 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.93%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.93%) Big Data
8 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.93%) DataStage
8 1 (0.93%) DB2
8 1 (0.93%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.93%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 8 (7.41%) Subversion
2 4 (3.70%) JIRA
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.78%) Ant
3 3 (2.78%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.85%) EasyMock
4 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.85%) FishEye
4 2 (1.85%) GoogleTest
4 2 (1.85%) Gradle
4 2 (1.85%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.85%) jMock
4 2 (1.85%) Maven
4 2 (1.85%) Mockito
4 2 (1.85%) ProC
4 2 (1.85%) Selenium
4 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.85%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (16.67%) Finance
2 11 (10.19%) Banking
3 3 (2.78%) Military
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (46.30%) STL
2 14 (12.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 12 (11.11%) Web Services
3 12 (11.11%) XML
4 9 (8.33%) CSS
4 9 (8.33%) HTML
5 8 (7.41%) Swing
6 7 (6.48%) SOAP
7 6 (5.56%) J2EE
8 5 (4.63%) EJB
8 5 (4.63%) JSP
8 5 (4.63%) XML Schema
8 5 (4.63%) XSLT
9 4 (3.70%) REST
9 4 (3.70%) Spring
10 3 (2.78%) Java SE
10 3 (2.78%) JSON
10 3 (2.78%) Velocity
11 2 (1.85%) ISPF
11 2 (1.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.85%) Fixed Income
3 2 (1.85%) iSeries
3 2 (1.85%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.85%) Tandem
4 1 (0.93%) Derivative
4 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.93%) Equities
4 1 (0.93%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.93%) Pricing Data
4 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Unix
2 78 (72.22%) Linux
3 10 (9.26%) Windows
4 4 (3.70%) AIX
4 4 (3.70%) HPUX
5 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.85%) Solaris
6 1 (0.93%) Android
6 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.93%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.52%) Software Engineering
2 37 (34.26%) OO
3 32 (29.63%) Release Management
4 24 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 20 (18.52%) Database Tuning
5 20 (18.52%) SDLC
6 14 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.56%) UML
8 5 (4.63%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.63%) Validation
9 4 (3.70%) ETL
9 4 (3.70%) Front End Development
9 4 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.70%) Scrum
9 4 (3.70%) TDD
10 3 (2.78%) Change Management
10 3 (2.78%) Concurrent Programming
10 3 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (2.78%) Migration
10 3 (2.78%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (66.67%) SQL
2 64 (59.26%) C++
3 43 (39.81%) Java
3 43 (39.81%) Perl
4 28 (25.93%) Python
5 23 (21.30%) C
6 16 (14.81%) Shell Script
7 11 (10.19%) JavaScript
8 9 (8.33%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.70%) C#
9 4 (3.70%) COBOL
10 3 (2.78%) Scala
11 2 (1.85%) ANSI SQL
11 2 (1.85%) Clojure
11 2 (1.85%) Groovy
11 2 (1.85%) JCL
11 2 (1.85%) VBScript
12 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.93%) VB
12 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) Degree
4 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Docker
2 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.85%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) BladeLogic
1 2 (1.85%) Control-M
1 2 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (61.11%) Oracle
2 4 (3.70%) Atlassian
2 4 (3.70%) VMware
3 3 (2.78%) Microgen
4 2 (1.85%) IBM
4 2 (1.85%) Remedy
4 2 (1.85%) Splunk
4 2 (1.85%) Sun
4 2 (1.85%) Sybase
5 1 (0.93%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.93%) Endeca
5 1 (0.93%) hybris
5 1 (0.93%) ICL
5 1 (0.93%) Informatica
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.93%) Murex
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.93%) SAP
Milton Keynes
Eligo Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago