The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Unix Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Server Engineer
UK / England
Rank 571 - 597
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Server Engineer 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% - 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% - 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £463 - £488
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39800 44770 45194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.09% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26166 29219 28232
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1507 1784
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Unix Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Unix Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Unix Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Unix Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Unix Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Unix Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Unix Server Engineer
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 Server Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 - 4 £425 - 1
North East - 2 £513 -
Unix Server Engineer
UK

Unix Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Unix Server Engineer 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 Server Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Ansible
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) AIX
5 3 (37.50%) Perl
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) SSL
5 3 (37.50%) IBM
5 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
5 3 (37.50%) Middleware
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) Dollar Universe
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (37.50%) Software Packaging

Unix Server Engineer 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 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (12.50%) GitHub
4 1 (12.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) SSL
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (25.00%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) GitLab
4 1 (12.50%) Introscope
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
1 3 (37.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) AIX
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (12.50%) Jython
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Ansible
2 3 (37.50%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) ATG
4 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft
4 1 (12.50%) Splunk