Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Unix
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 16 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 -5
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 10.00% 8.79% 17.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.25% 44.44% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Basildon median daily rate £450 £260 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.08% -35.00% -9.86%
Essex median daily rate £520 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +48.57% -12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Basildon median hourly rate £26.44 £33.50 £38.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.07% -12.61% +17.05%
10th Percentile £26.00 £31.50 £30.13
90th Percentile £39.50 £35.50 £44.13
Essex median hourly rate £26.44 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -18.65% -18.75% +18.61%

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Basildon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 32.00% 19.78% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Basildon median daily rate £261 £283 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.52% -29.38% -9.86%
10th Percentile £141 £236 £352
90th Percentile £426 £343 £481
Essex median daily rate £425 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 9
Basildon median hourly rate £62.50 £33.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.57% -8.22% +11.45%
10th Percentile £26.44 £17.88 £23.80
90th Percentile £63.75 £38.80 £42.10
Essex median hourly rate £33.25 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +101.50% -13.16% +15.15%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basildon.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Basildon

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unix in Basildon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Basildon

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Basildon

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Basildon over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Unix in Basildon

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) AccuRev
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Workload Management
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) VMS
4 2 (40.00%) OpenVMS
4 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Automotive
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) Replication

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) AccuRev
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Scripter
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) EclipseLink
2 1 (20.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (20.00%) Java SE
2 1 (20.00%) JAX-WS
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) JSR 170
2 1 (20.00%) OSGi
2 1 (20.00%) SAML
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Struts
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XHTML
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) OpenVMS
3 2 (40.00%) VMS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Workload Management
3 1 (20.00%) B2C
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) SOLID
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Siemens