The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had Unix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Engineer
South East / Middlesex
Rank - 16 23
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 0 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 7.83% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category - 8.07% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 1
Median daily rate - £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.31 £35.58
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
117 161 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 90.70% 96.99% 91.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 102 103
Median daily rate £375 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 1
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +224.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Unix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Unix Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Unix Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex