The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Unix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 391 375 393
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 53 45 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 32 25
Median daily rate £500 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £425 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £548 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £283
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +28.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
Unix Engineer
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
21639 21166 22460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.78% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15693 14534 15669
Median daily rate £463 £446 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% +4.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £264
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 247 382 406
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Unix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Unix Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Unix Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Unix Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Unix Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Unix Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Unix Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Unix Engineer
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 Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 3 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 +35 13 £625 +31.57% 3
Unix Engineer
England

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Unix Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 83 (100.00%) Unix
2 69 (83.13%) Linux
3 42 (50.60%) Puppet
4 38 (45.78%) Finance
5 33 (39.76%) Perl
6 32 (38.55%) Python
7 30 (36.14%) DevOps
8 26 (31.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (30.12%) Solaris
9 25 (30.12%) VMware
10 24 (28.92%) Java
10 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (27.71%) Red Hat
12 20 (24.10%) Bash Shell
13 17 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (20.48%) SAN
14 16 (19.28%) AIX
14 16 (19.28%) VMware ESXi
14 16 (19.28%) vSphere
15 15 (18.07%) Banking
15 15 (18.07%) Shell Script
15 15 (18.07%) Configuration Management
16 14 (16.87%) HP
16 14 (16.87%) LDAP
16 14 (16.87%) Ruby
17 13 (15.66%) Oracle
18 12 (14.46%) SQL
18 12 (14.46%) ITIL
18 12 (14.46%) Git (software)
18 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure

Unix Engineer 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 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.23%) Apache
3 5 (6.02%) Confluence
4 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.41%) IIS
5 2 (2.41%) JBoss
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.20%) Jetty
6 1 (1.20%) nginx
6 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) HipChat
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.41%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.20%) GitHub
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) SAN
2 14 (16.87%) LDAP
3 10 (12.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.82%) DNS
4 4 (4.82%) Firewall
5 2 (2.41%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.41%) NAS
5 2 (2.41%) SSH
5 2 (2.41%) SSL
5 2 (2.41%) VPN
5 2 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.20%) FTP
6 1 (1.20%) HTTP
6 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.20%) IMAP
6 1 (1.20%) Internet
6 1 (1.20%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.20%) Multicast
6 1 (1.20%) SNMP
6 1 (1.20%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.41%) MySQL
4 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.20%) DB2
5 1 (1.20%) OLTP
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.20%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.20%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Git (software)
1 12 (14.46%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.64%) Maven
3 6 (7.23%) JIRA
4 5 (6.02%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (4.82%) Subversion
5 4 (4.82%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.61%) FishEye
6 3 (3.61%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.41%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.20%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.20%) Concordion
8 1 (1.20%) GitLab
8 1 (1.20%) Hudson
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.20%) PVCS
8 1 (1.20%) Selenium
8 1 (1.20%) Toad
General
1 38 (45.78%) Finance
2 15 (18.07%) Banking
3 7 (8.43%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Electronics
4 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Marketing
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Front Office
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) Web Services
2 4 (4.82%) MCollective
2 4 (4.82%) Middleware
3 3 (3.61%) Sensu
3 3 (3.61%) XML
4 2 (2.41%) .NET
4 2 (2.41%) ELK Stack
4 2 (2.41%) Kafka
4 2 (2.41%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.20%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.20%) CSS
5 1 (1.20%) HTML
5 1 (1.20%) jQuery
5 1 (1.20%) LAMP
5 1 (1.20%) RESTful
5 1 (1.20%) SOAP
5 1 (1.20%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.20%) STL
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) User Experience
2 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.41%) Clustering
3 2 (2.41%) FMCG
4 1 (1.20%) CMDB
4 1 (1.20%) Derivative
4 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.20%) HACMP
4 1 (1.20%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.20%) HP Superdome
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.20%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Unix
2 69 (83.13%) Linux
3 26 (31.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (30.12%) Solaris
5 16 (19.28%) AIX
6 11 (13.25%) Windows
7 9 (10.84%) CentOS
8 7 (8.43%) Windows Server
9 6 (7.23%) SUSE
10 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (4.82%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (4.82%) Ubuntu
12 3 (3.61%) HPUX
13 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
13 2 (2.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
14 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) DevOps
2 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (18.07%) Configuration Management
5 12 (14.46%) ITIL
6 8 (9.64%) Migration
6 8 (9.64%) Scrum
7 6 (7.23%) Build Automation
7 6 (7.23%) Service Management
8 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (4.82%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (4.82%) ITSM
9 4 (4.82%) Open Source
9 4 (4.82%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.82%) Regression Testing
10 3 (3.61%) Data Security
10 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.61%) ITIL V3
10 3 (3.61%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.76%) Perl
2 32 (38.55%) Python
3 24 (28.92%) Java
4 20 (24.10%) Bash Shell
5 15 (18.07%) Shell Script
6 14 (16.87%) Ruby
7 12 (14.46%) SQL
8 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
9 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
9 6 (7.23%) PHP
10 4 (4.82%) VBScript
11 3 (3.61%) C
11 3 (3.61%) C++
11 3 (3.61%) Korn
11 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.41%) Clojure
12 2 (2.41%) Go
12 2 (2.41%) Groovy
13 1 (1.20%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (1.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (9.64%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) Degree
4 3 (3.61%) RHCA
4 3 (3.61%) RHCE
5 1 (1.20%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) MCSE
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) MiFID
2 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (19.28%) VMware ESXi
1 16 (19.28%) vSphere
2 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.25%) NFS
4 6 (7.23%) Docker
5 5 (6.02%) Samba
6 3 (3.61%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
7 2 (2.41%) Varnish
7 2 (2.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (1.20%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.20%) Squid
8 1 (1.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 42 (50.60%) Puppet
2 11 (13.25%) Ansible
2 11 (13.25%) Red Hat Satellite
3 10 (12.05%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.02%) ZABBIX
5 4 (4.82%) Nagios
6 3 (3.61%) DatAdvantage
7 2 (2.41%) FreeIPA
7 2 (2.41%) Icinga
7 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.41%) OpenView
7 2 (2.41%) SELinux
7 2 (2.41%) Terraform
8 1 (1.20%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.20%) Control-M
8 1 (1.20%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (1.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 25 (30.12%) VMware
2 23 (27.71%) Red Hat
3 14 (16.87%) HP
4 13 (15.66%) Oracle
5 11 (13.25%) Cisco
6 8 (9.64%) IBM
6 8 (9.64%) Splunk
7 6 (7.23%) Atlassian
7 6 (7.23%) Dell
7 6 (7.23%) NetApp
8 5 (6.02%) Veritas
9 4 (4.82%) New Relic
10 3 (3.61%) EMC
10 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.61%) SAP
10 3 (3.61%) Sun
10 3 (3.61%) Varonis
11 2 (2.41%) Akamai
11 2 (2.41%) SaltStack
12 1 (1.20%) 3PAR
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