The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Unix Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Engineer
Rank 428 421 423
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Systems Engineer 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.026% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.028% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Median daily rate £460 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £365 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £440 £313
% change year-on-year
-20.45% +40.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Unix Systems 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
20630 21742 21781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.61% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14967 15186 15135
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 363 392
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 £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Unix Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Unix Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Unix Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Unix Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Unix Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix Systems Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Unix Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Unix Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Unix Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Unix Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Unix Systems 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 Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Splunk
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) New Relic
4 4 (36.36%) User Experience
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) Solaris
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 2 (18.18%) Veritas
6 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Dell
6 2 (18.18%) AIX
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
6 2 (18.18%) NAS
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

Unix Systems 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) HipChat
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) IMAP
3 1 (9.09%) InfiniBand
3 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) SSH
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) Rendezvous
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (9.09%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) HACMP
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
1 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Kanban
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) NFS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (9.09%) Samba
1 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
1 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) BladeLogic
1 1 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (9.09%) Control-M
1 1 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) OpenView
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) TIBCO Hawk
1 1 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Splunk
2 4 (36.36%) New Relic
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Veritas
5 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) BMC
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) DataSynapse
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Informatica
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) QNAP
5 1 (9.09%) Reuters
5 1 (9.09%) Sun
5 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
London
JM
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