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 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.59% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £365 £291
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +25.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +22.64%
Unix Engineer
South East

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
188 172 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 97.41% 90.05% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 86 134
Median daily rate £363 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £261 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 17
Median hourly rate £45.50 £16.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.75% -47.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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

Unix Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Unix Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Middlesex region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Perl
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
1 18 (100.00%) STL
1 18 (100.00%) Unix
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) C
1 18 (100.00%) C++
1 18 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 18 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) Swing

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 18 (100.00%) STL
2 2 (11.11%) Swing
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C
1 18 (100.00%) C++
1 18 (100.00%) Perl
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle