The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
South East / Kent
Rank 32 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing Unix 9 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.32% 6.93% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.45% 41.27% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 2
Median daily rate £314 £435 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.87% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £313 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £525 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -42.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 63 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.24% 16.80% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 49 41
Median daily rate £325 £400 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +116.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £509 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.25 £25.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -41.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 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
Tunbridge Wells +8 6 £313 -3.84%
Sittingbourne - 1 £575 -
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Unix.

1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Solaris
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
1 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL
4 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) SQLPlus
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) ETL

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (10.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C Developer
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) Django
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Solaris
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) COBOL
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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