The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Unix Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Developer
Rank 405 386 387
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Developer 32 38 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 28
Median daily rate £525 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £450 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £650 £658
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £245
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +63.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £51.00
Unix Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21596 21303 22136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.70% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15665 14621 15505
Median daily rate £463 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 389 400
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Unix Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Unix Developer in the job title.

Unix Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Unix Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Unix Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Unix Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Unix Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Unix Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Unix Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Unix Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +42 1 £550 -8.33% 2
Unix Developer
England

Unix Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Unix Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Unix Developer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Unix
2 54 (87.10%) Linux
3 46 (74.19%) C++
3 46 (74.19%) SQL
4 43 (69.35%) OO
5 39 (62.90%) Oracle
6 37 (59.68%) STL
7 34 (54.84%) Software Engineering
8 33 (53.23%) Release Management
8 33 (53.23%) OLTP
9 29 (46.77%) Perl
10 28 (45.16%) MySQL
10 28 (45.16%) Python
10 28 (45.16%) SDLC
11 26 (41.94%) Oracle Database
12 25 (40.32%) Database Tuning
13 22 (35.48%) Java
14 11 (17.74%) Multithreading
15 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
15 8 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (11.29%) Shell Script
16 7 (11.29%) Finance
16 7 (11.29%) Relational Database
16 7 (11.29%) Low Latency
17 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
18 5 (8.06%) High Availability
18 5 (8.06%) Front Office
18 5 (8.06%) TDD
18 5 (8.06%) Web Services
18 5 (8.06%) XML

Unix Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.84%) JBoss
2 2 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Node.js
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (53.23%) OLTP
2 28 (45.16%) MySQL
3 26 (41.94%) Oracle Database
4 7 (11.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.61%) DB2
6 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Concordion
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.61%) PVCS
1 1 (1.61%) Subversion
1 1 (1.61%) Toad
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Front Office
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Electronics
4 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (59.68%) STL
2 5 (8.06%) Web Services
2 5 (8.06%) XML
3 4 (6.45%) HTML
4 3 (4.84%) Java SE
4 3 (4.84%) jBPM
4 3 (4.84%) SOAP
5 2 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (3.23%) CSS
5 2 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (3.23%) jQuery
6 1 (1.61%) .NET
6 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.61%) Celery
6 1 (1.61%) HTML5
6 1 (1.61%) J2EE
6 1 (1.61%) JSP
6 1 (1.61%) Mustache
6 1 (1.61%) Sass
6 1 (1.61%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.84%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.61%) Equities
5 1 (1.61%) Pricing Data
5 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Unix
2 54 (87.10%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (69.35%) OO
2 34 (54.84%) Software Engineering
3 33 (53.23%) Release Management
4 28 (45.16%) SDLC
5 25 (40.32%) Database Tuning
6 11 (17.74%) Multithreading
7 7 (11.29%) Low Latency
8 5 (8.06%) High Availability
8 5 (8.06%) TDD
9 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.84%) Concurrent Programming
10 3 (4.84%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.84%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (4.84%) OOP
10 3 (4.84%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.84%) Validation
11 2 (3.23%) BDD
11 2 (3.23%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (74.19%) C++
1 46 (74.19%) SQL
2 29 (46.77%) Perl
3 28 (45.16%) Python
4 22 (35.48%) Java
5 7 (11.29%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.23%) ANSI SQL
7 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.23%) C
7 2 (3.23%) C#
8 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) Tcl
8 1 (1.61%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 39 (62.90%) Oracle
2 3 (4.84%) Sybase
3 2 (3.23%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.61%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.61%) Brocade
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) EMC
4 1 (1.61%) Fidessa
4 1 (1.61%) Hitachi
4 1 (1.61%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) Microgen
4 1 (1.61%) Murex
4 1 (1.61%) NetApp
4 1 (1.61%) Teradata
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