Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 23 October 2018 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
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 49 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 -31 +20
Contract jobs citing Unix 6 9 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.30% 1.63% 8.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.96% 10.11% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 25
Bracknell median daily rate £251 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.21% -30.00% +21.82%
10th Percentile £218 £265 £443
90th Percentile £273 £431 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -10.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate £19.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year -57.78% +59.29% -

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 Bracknell with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 67 89 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 14.50% 16.15% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 66
Bracknell median daily rate £305 £330 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.58% -30.53% +58.33%
10th Percentile £157 £148 £199
90th Percentile £499 £545 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 28
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% -52.38%
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.88 £12.50
% change year-on-year +22.52% +11.00% -42.00%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Bracknell

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Bracknell

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) RIP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) DWDM
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (50.00%) SDH
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) CCIP
3 3 (50.00%) BC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) VPLS
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (16.67%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) DWDM
2 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) RIP
2 3 (50.00%) SDH
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) VPLS
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Python Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Scripter
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Scripting Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Fault Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
1 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Korn
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (50.00%) CCIP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Salt
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Nortel
3 2 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Nokia
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle