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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Engineer
Rank 423 431 420
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Systems Engineer 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.009% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £443 - £419
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 - £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 - £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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
21075 22337 22455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.06% 94.76% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15093 15690 15395
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 370 420
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £52.17 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 July 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 July 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 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (50.00%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) NFS
6 2 (25.00%) Veritas
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) LAMP
6 2 (25.00%) SSH
6 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) AIX
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (25.00%) NAS
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Problem Management

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 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) InfiniBand
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) Rendezvous
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (12.50%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
1 1 (12.50%) Derivative
1 1 (12.50%) HACMP
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PhD
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) NFS
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (12.50%) Samba
2 1 (12.50%) Sendmail
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) BladeLogic
2 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (12.50%) Control-M
2 1 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) DataSynapse
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) QNAP
3 1 (12.50%) Reuters
3 1 (12.50%) Solace
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO