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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Developer
Rank 565 556 507
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Developer 56 56 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 37
Median daily rate £375 £550 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +20.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £395 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £276
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +26.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
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
46810 46709 45359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.91% 94.75% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30921 29327 28458
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1329 1862 1932
Median hourly rate £17.98 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 26 May 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 26 May 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 33 £550 - 16
South East -2 10 £350 -23.91% 1
Yorkshire +12 6 £363 -14.70%
East of England +12 2 £480 -
North West - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £398 -
East Midlands +2 1 - -
Unix Developer
UK

Unix Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 97 (100.00%) Unix
2 81 (83.51%) Linux
3 69 (71.13%) C++
3 69 (71.13%) SQL
4 64 (65.98%) Oracle
5 58 (59.79%) STL
6 51 (52.58%) Perl
7 49 (50.52%) Software Engineering
8 39 (40.21%) OO
9 34 (35.05%) Multithreading
10 33 (34.02%) Release Management
10 33 (34.02%) OLTP
11 29 (29.90%) Python
12 28 (28.87%) Java
12 28 (28.87%) C
13 26 (26.80%) SDLC
14 25 (25.77%) Oracle Database
14 25 (25.77%) Database Tuning
15 24 (24.74%) MySQL
16 23 (23.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 14 (14.43%) Finance
18 12 (12.37%) Shell Script
19 9 (9.28%) Web Services
20 8 (8.25%) XML
20 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
20 8 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
21 7 (7.22%) Banking
21 7 (7.22%) Windows
22 6 (6.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared

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 3 (3.09%) Apache
2 2 (2.06%) Confluence
2 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.03%) IIS
3 1 (1.03%) Node.js
3 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) OpenShift
1 1 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) FTP
1 2 (2.06%) LDAP
2 1 (1.03%) HTTP
2 1 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.02%) OLTP
2 25 (25.77%) Oracle Database
3 24 (24.74%) MySQL
4 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.06%) DB2
5 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.03%) DataStage
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.03%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.03%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Subversion
2 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.09%) Ant
3 3 (3.09%) JIRA
4 2 (2.06%) EasyMock
4 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.06%) GoogleTest
4 2 (2.06%) Gradle
4 2 (2.06%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.06%) jMock
4 2 (2.06%) Maven
4 2 (2.06%) Mockito
4 2 (2.06%) Selenium
4 2 (2.06%) Spock
5 1 (1.03%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.03%) Concordion
5 1 (1.03%) FishEye
5 1 (1.03%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.03%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (14.43%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Banking
3 3 (3.09%) Front Office
4 2 (2.06%) Military
5 1 (1.03%) Automotive
5 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (59.79%) STL
2 23 (23.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (9.28%) Web Services
4 8 (8.25%) XML
5 5 (5.15%) CSS
5 5 (5.15%) HTML
5 5 (5.15%) SOAP
6 3 (3.09%) Java SE
6 3 (3.09%) Swing
7 2 (2.06%) CGI
7 2 (2.06%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (2.06%) ISPF
7 2 (2.06%) J2EE
7 2 (2.06%) JSON
7 2 (2.06%) REST
7 2 (2.06%) Spring
7 2 (2.06%) Spring MVC
7 2 (2.06%) Velocity
8 1 (1.03%) EJB
8 1 (1.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.06%) iSeries
3 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.06%) Tandem
4 1 (1.03%) Derivative
4 1 (1.03%) Equities
4 1 (1.03%) HACMP
4 1 (1.03%) Pricing Data
4 1 (1.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Unix
2 81 (83.51%) Linux
3 7 (7.22%) Windows
4 3 (3.09%) AIX
5 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.52%) Software Engineering
2 39 (40.21%) OO
3 34 (35.05%) Multithreading
4 33 (34.02%) Release Management
5 26 (26.80%) SDLC
6 25 (25.77%) Database Tuning
7 8 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.15%) TDD
8 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.12%) Low Latency
9 4 (4.12%) Validation
10 3 (3.09%) Concurrent Programming
10 3 (3.09%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (3.09%) Front End Development
10 3 (3.09%) High Availability
10 3 (3.09%) Scrum
11 2 (2.06%) BDD
11 2 (2.06%) Microservices
11 2 (2.06%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (71.13%) C++
1 69 (71.13%) SQL
2 51 (52.58%) Perl
3 29 (29.90%) Python
4 28 (28.87%) C
4 28 (28.87%) Java
5 12 (12.37%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.15%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.09%) C#
7 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.06%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (2.06%) Clojure
8 2 (2.06%) COBOL
8 2 (2.06%) Groovy
8 2 (2.06%) JCL
8 2 (2.06%) Scala
9 1 (1.03%) PHP
9 1 (1.03%) Tcl
9 1 (1.03%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Docker
1 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.06%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (65.98%) Oracle
2 3 (3.09%) IBM
2 3 (3.09%) VMware
3 2 (2.06%) Sybase
4 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.03%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.03%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.03%) Fidessa
4 1 (1.03%) Microgen
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.03%) Murex
4 1 (1.03%) SAP
4 1 (1.03%) Splunk
4 1 (1.03%) Teradata
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