The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Unix Support Analyst 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 Analyst
Rank 641 651 594
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -57
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Support Analyst 19 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.040% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.043% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 12
Median daily rate £375 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £415 £175
% change year-on-year
-27.71% +137.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.50

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
51171 54063 51068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.76% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33246 34265 30949
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 2016 2062
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Unix Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Unix Support Analyst in the job title.

Unix Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Unix Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Unix Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Unix Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -22 15 £375 -23.07% 10
London +4 13 £383 -23.50% 10
Wrexham - 4 - -
Wales - 4 - -
North Wales - 4 - -
City of London +51 3 £450 +83.67% 10
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £275 -
Milton Keynes +12 1 £275 -
South East +1 1 £275 -
West Midlands -36 1 £325 -21.68%
Warwickshire - 1 £325 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £325 -
Bromley - 1 £225 -

Unix Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Unix Support Analyst 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 Unix Support Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Unix
2 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) Oracle
4 11 (32.35%) Banking
5 10 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (26.47%) Java
7 8 (23.53%) ITIL
8 7 (20.59%) Python
8 7 (20.59%) Windows
8 7 (20.59%) Front Office
8 7 (20.59%) Data Management
8 7 (20.59%) FIX Protocol
8 7 (20.59%) Electronic Trading
8 7 (20.59%) Fintech
9 6 (17.65%) Perl
10 5 (14.71%) Financial Institution
10 5 (14.71%) Market Making
11 4 (11.76%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (11.76%) DevOps
11 4 (11.76%) Low Latency
11 4 (11.76%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
11 4 (11.76%) Splunk
11 4 (11.76%) Algorithmic Trading
11 4 (11.76%) Equities
11 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 4 (11.76%) KDB

Unix Support Analyst 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) Documentum
1 2 (5.88%) IIS
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) RMDS
2 1 (2.94%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) LDAP
2 1 (2.94%) MPLS
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) KDB
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) Banking
3 7 (20.59%) Front Office
4 5 (14.71%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.88%) Back Office
6 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) Rendezvous
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (20.59%) Fintech
3 4 (11.76%) Equities
4 3 (8.82%) SWIFT
5 2 (5.88%) Derivative
5 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
5 2 (5.88%) Tandem
6 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.94%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.94%) SCADA
6 1 (2.94%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Unix
2 20 (58.82%) Linux
3 7 (20.59%) Windows
4 3 (8.82%) Solaris
5 1 (2.94%) MVS
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Data Management
2 7 (20.59%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (14.71%) Market Making
4 4 (11.76%) Algorithmic Trading
4 4 (11.76%) DevOps
4 4 (11.76%) Low Latency
4 4 (11.76%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 2 (5.88%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Release Management
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.94%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) Java
3 7 (20.59%) Python
4 6 (17.65%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) JCL
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Splunk
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) Sun
3 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) Fidessa
4 1 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.94%) Murex
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.94%) Trayport
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
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