The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £22.50
UNIX Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
252 291 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 92.31% 95.10% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 142 110
Average daily rate £275 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £510 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 42 25
Average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £37.50 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire