The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 31 33
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.53% 0.52% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 5.26% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
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 Brighton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 15 19 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 7.98% 9.95% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 38
Median daily rate £300 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £320 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
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 Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 Brighton

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Brighton

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Brighton

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 Brighton region with a requirement for Unix.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Eucalyptus
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Icinga
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Eucalyptus
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) Icinga
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper