Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford 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 18 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
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford - - 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Bedford median daily rate - - £535
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £250 £375
% change year-on-year +75.00% -33.33% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Bedford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 28 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 38.89% 30.53% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 11
Bedford median daily rate £324 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% - +42.86%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £155
90th Percentile £500 £450 £488
Bedfordshire median daily rate £350 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -9.68% +10.71% -2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Bedford median hourly rate £20.25 £11.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.09% -56.00% +100.00%
10th Percentile £16.23 £10.50 £20.00
90th Percentile £24.08 £11.50 £30.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year +78.57% -54.51% +136.75%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Bedford

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Bedford