Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 16 36
Rank change year-on-year -28 +20 -7
Contract jobs citing Unix 12 49 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.19% 8.60% 3.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.12% 34.75% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 8
Bracknell median daily rate £425 £500 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +23.39% +7.34%
10th Percentile £280 £440 £350
90th Percentile £440 £538 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £435
% change year-on-year +3.13% -8.05% +31.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -

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 85 141 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 15.48% 24.74% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 59 29
Bracknell median daily rate £389 £475 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.21% +48.44% -1.54%
10th Percentile £232 £211 £161
90th Percentile £537 £538 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 12
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -52.38% -38.24%
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -8.33% -30.39% +26.50%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Bracknell over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Unix.

1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) Life Science
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) AIX
7 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (25.00%) Perl
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) SUSE
7 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (16.67%) Change Management
8 2 (16.67%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) Retail

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 2 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps Developer
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Specialist
6 1 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Life Science
2 1 (8.33%) DataPower
2 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) AIX
3 3 (25.00%) SUSE
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (8.33%) CentOS
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (8.33%) Line Management
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Korn
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (8.33%) Squid
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Cobbler
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) Software AG
3 1 (8.33%) webMethods