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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 10 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 5.88% 6.67% 16.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 20.00% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £27.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +43.63% -28.10%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Basildon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 6 10 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 35.29% 33.33% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £130 £260 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -35.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £41.50 £34.75 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.42% -14.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon citing Unix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (50.00%) Network Packet Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Unica
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) B2C
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (33.33%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Security Incident Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) CRM Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) Network Packet Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) B2C
2 2 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle