The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicestershire region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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 £328 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £45.75
% change year-on-year
- -50.81%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
296 238 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.87% 93.33% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 112 68
Average daily rate £300 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 25 34
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
UNIX Engineer
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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

UNIX Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited UNIX Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with UNIX Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited UNIX Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with UNIX Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) IT Governance
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat