The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank - 9 12
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - 9.09% 3.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 42.11% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Median daily rate - £300 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Unix
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 25.00% 21.59% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 11
Median daily rate £383 £340 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £390 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames