The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Specialist
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Specialist 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £340 £304
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +11.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
UNIX Specialist
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
286 276 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 93.16% 95.50% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 156 135
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 29
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.52 £34.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

UNIX Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

UNIX Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

UNIX Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX Specialist across the Kent region.

UNIX Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Kent

UNIX Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Specialist across the Kent region.

UNIX Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Kent