The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Unix Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Unix Consultant
Rank 649 - 634
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Unix Consultant 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% - 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51405 55416 53365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.83% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33502 35230 32266
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1639 2066 2092
Median hourly rate £16.58 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Unix Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Unix Consultant in the job title.

Senior Unix Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Unix Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Unix Consultant within the UK.

Senior Unix Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Unix Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Unix Consultant within the UK.

Senior Unix Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Senior Unix Consultant 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 featuring Senior Unix Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP

Senior Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Management
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
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