Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 25 39
Rank change year-on-year -27 +14 -9
Contract jobs citing Unix 9 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.71% 5.82% 3.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.47% 28.70% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 5
Bracknell median daily rate £425 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - +32.45%
10th Percentile £405 £389 £390
90th Percentile £441 £526 £553
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £475 £435
% change year-on-year -10.53% +9.20% +29.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £43.25 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -13.50% - -

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 86 115 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 16.35% 20.28% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 46 36
Bracknell median daily rate £400 £468 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.44% +28.52% +10.23%
10th Percentile £243 £266 £222
90th Percentile £513 £544 £494
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 6
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -65.52% +29.46%
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.20 £17.06 £27.75
% change year-on-year -22.63% -38.52% +68.18%

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 17 January 2018, 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 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (77.78%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) Life Science
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Salt
6 2 (22.22%) Terraform
6 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (22.22%) Ansible
6 2 (22.22%) Docker
6 2 (22.22%) nginx
6 2 (22.22%) Microservices

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 (22.22%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps Developer
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 7 (77.78%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Salt
1 2 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle