The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Unix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Engineer
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 60 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.73% - 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £381
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 Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
648 653 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.74% 95.05% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 466 467
Median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £248 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £12.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+208.00% -37.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Unix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Unix Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Unix Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Unix Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Unix Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Unix Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Swindon - 2 £350 -
Unix Engineer
South West

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Wiltshire region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
4 3 (37.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) C
4 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Sun
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Sun