The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Unix Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support
Rank - 94 -
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Support 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.062% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.065% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £300 £269
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +11.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +40.00%
Unix Support
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1754 1535 1219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.02% 95.22% 97.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1065 923 678
Median daily rate £388 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 61 66
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.95 £31.50 £29.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Unix Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Unix Support Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Unix Support
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Unix Support Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Unix Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Unix Support Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Unix Support 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 Manchester region featuring Unix Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Unix Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow