The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 10 10 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing Unix 21 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.38% 10.55% 2.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.76% 46.94% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 5
Median daily rate £360 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £28.13 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-8.28% +24.60%
Unix
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.18% 22.48% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 32
Median daily rate £360 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £345 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £418 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.31 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.68% -52.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Unix.

1 30 (81.08%) C++
2 26 (70.27%) SQL
3 24 (64.86%) Linux
4 22 (59.46%) Oracle
5 21 (56.76%) STL
5 21 (56.76%) Software Engineering
6 20 (54.05%) Multithreading
6 20 (54.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 20 (54.05%) C
6 20 (54.05%) Perl
7 19 (51.35%) Java
8 9 (24.32%) Programme Management
8 9 (24.32%) MS Project
8 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.51%) Swing
10 4 (10.81%) Python
10 4 (10.81%) Web Services
10 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
10 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
10 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (8.11%) TDD
11 3 (8.11%) Subversion
11 3 (8.11%) HTTP
11 3 (8.11%) OOP
11 3 (8.11%) OO
11 3 (8.11%) BDD
11 3 (8.11%) Microservices
11 3 (8.11%) SOLID
11 3 (8.11%) OpenShift
11 3 (8.11%) Relational Database

Unix
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) Engine Yard
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.70%) Heroku
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) Software Engineer
3 20 (54.05%) C++ Developer
3 20 (54.05%) C++ Software Developer
3 20 (54.05%) C++ Software Engineer
4 19 (51.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 19 (51.35%) Oracle Developer
5 18 (48.65%) Linux Developer
5 18 (48.65%) Linux Engineer
5 18 (48.65%) SQL Developer
6 11 (29.73%) Implementation Engineer
6 11 (29.73%) Unix Developer
7 10 (27.03%) Unix Engineer
7 10 (27.03%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 8 (21.62%) Architect
8 8 (21.62%) Linux Software Architect
8 8 (21.62%) Oracle Architect
8 8 (21.62%) Software Architect
9 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
9 7 (18.92%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) STL
2 20 (54.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (13.51%) Swing
4 4 (10.81%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) Java EE
5 1 (2.70%) MCollective
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) CentOS
2 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Software Engineering
2 20 (54.05%) Multithreading
3 9 (24.32%) Programme Management
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) BDD
5 3 (8.11%) Microservices
5 3 (8.11%) OO
5 3 (8.11%) OOP
5 3 (8.11%) SOLID
5 3 (8.11%) TDD
6 2 (5.41%) Open Source
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.70%) SDLC
7 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) C++
2 26 (70.27%) SQL
3 20 (54.05%) C
3 20 (54.05%) Perl
4 19 (51.35%) Java
5 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.81%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (2.70%) Cobbler
1 1 (2.70%) Nagios
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Ab Initio
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) BMC
3 1 (2.70%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) VMware