Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 25 September 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 11 19
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing Unix 33 38 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.68% 14.45% 6.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.43% 52.05% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 9
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £625 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +51.52% -21.43%
10th Percentile £440 £480 £315
90th Percentile £538 £700 £560
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £620 £413
% change year-on-year -19.35% +50.30% -21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets 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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 105 73 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 30.79% 27.76% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 57 46
Canary Wharf median daily rate £475 £570 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +60.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £258 £155 £210
90th Percentile £600 £650 £569
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £475 £550 £363
% change year-on-year -13.64% +51.72% -27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.67% -45.45% +10.00%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +24.67% -45.45% +10.00%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Canary Wharf

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Canary Wharf

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Canary Wharf

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Unix.

1 25 (75.76%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (63.64%) Ansible
3 18 (54.55%) Linux
3 18 (54.55%) Python
4 17 (51.52%) Puppet
5 16 (48.48%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (48.48%) Finance
6 15 (45.45%) Java
7 14 (42.42%) SQL
7 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (42.42%) Test Automation
8 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
8 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (36.36%) Shell Script
9 11 (33.33%) SLA
9 11 (33.33%) ETL
9 11 (33.33%) Windows
9 11 (33.33%) Hadoop
9 11 (33.33%) Amazon S3
9 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 11 (33.33%) Data Analysis
9 11 (33.33%) HDFS
9 11 (33.33%) Hadoop YARN
9 11 (33.33%) Apache Hive
9 11 (33.33%) Big Data
10 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
11 9 (27.27%) Perl
11 9 (27.27%) VMware
11 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (27.27%) React

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 4 (12.12%) Apache Solr
1 4 (12.12%) Apache Spark
1 4 (12.12%) Confluence
1 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 25 (75.76%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 8 (24.24%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (24.24%) Serverless
4 7 (21.21%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (21.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) SAN
2 5 (15.15%) SSL
2 5 (15.15%) VPN
3 4 (12.12%) Kerberos
4 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) Firewall
5 1 (3.03%) HTTP
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) Intranet
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 11 (33.33%) Big Data
1 11 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.21%) Impala
3 7 (21.21%) Sqoop
4 5 (15.15%) DB2
5 4 (12.12%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (12.12%) Data Lake
5 4 (12.12%) Data Mining
5 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (12.12%) HBase
5 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
5 4 (12.12%) Parquet
5 4 (12.12%) Power BI
5 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) Hazelcast
6 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 6 (18.18%) Selenium
4 5 (15.15%) JIRA
5 4 (12.12%) FishEye
6 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.03%) CF BOSH
6 1 (3.03%) Gradle
6 1 (3.03%) JUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Maven
6 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Games
3 3 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) AWS Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Platform Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 5 (15.15%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Digital Transformation
5 4 (12.12%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (12.12%) DB2 Support
5 4 (12.12%) Hadoop Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Support
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) React
2 5 (15.15%) Gherkin
3 4 (12.12%) .NET
3 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 4 (12.12%) HTML5
3 4 (12.12%) Kafka
3 4 (12.12%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (12.12%) Play Framework
3 4 (12.12%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) JSP
5 2 (6.06%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) CGI
6 1 (3.03%) Embperl
6 1 (3.03%) FastCGI
6 1 (3.03%) LAMP
6 1 (3.03%) Middleware
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (24.24%) Replication
2 7 (21.21%) Wiki
3 6 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
5 4 (12.12%) Algorithms
5 4 (12.12%) Fintech
6 3 (9.09%) Clustering
7 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (3.03%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) SUSE
5 1 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (42.42%) Test Automation
2 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 11 (33.33%) ETL
4 9 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (24.24%) Build Automation
5 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
5 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (21.21%) Data Extraction
6 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 6 (18.18%) SDET
8 5 (15.15%) API Testing
8 5 (15.15%) DevOps
8 5 (15.15%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
8 5 (15.15%) Migration
9 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
9 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Python
2 15 (45.45%) Java
3 14 (42.42%) SQL
4 12 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 9 (27.27%) Perl
7 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.21%) Korn
7 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
8 4 (12.12%) R
8 4 (12.12%) Scala
9 3 (9.09%) VB
9 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
9 3 (9.09%) VBScript
10 2 (6.06%) Ruby
11 1 (3.03%) C
11 1 (3.03%) Groovy
11 1 (3.03%) Java 8
11 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) AWS Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) HDFS
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Docker
3 1 (3.03%) LXC
3 1 (3.03%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (63.64%) Ansible
2 17 (51.52%) Puppet
3 16 (48.48%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (33.33%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (3.03%) CFEngine
5 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 8 (24.24%) Remedy
3 8 (24.24%) SaltStack
4 7 (21.21%) Cloudera
5 4 (12.12%) Atlassian
5 4 (12.12%) Hortonworks
5 4 (12.12%) Tableau
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) CyberArk
6 3 (9.09%) EMC
6 3 (9.09%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix
7 1 (3.03%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) Google
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft
7 1 (3.03%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) Splunk