Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 13 20
Rank change year-on-year -48 +7 +10
Contract jobs citing Unix 8 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.02% 11.84% 7.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 36.73% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 30 16
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £625 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +8.70% +13.58%
10th Percentile £455 £496 £391
90th Percentile £690 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £625 £575
% change year-on-year -12.00% +8.70% +12.20%
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 48 98 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 12.12% 32.24% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 84 57
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £555 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.91% +23.33% +2.86%
10th Percentile £174 £181 £222
90th Percentile £556 £650 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £530 £450
% change year-on-year -5.66% +17.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.36% -58.10%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +36.36% -58.10%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019, 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 6 (75.00%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Ansible
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (37.50%) Fintech
4 3 (37.50%) HDFS
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (37.50%) Big Data
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Hortonworks
5 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch

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 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
1 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SSL
2 2 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Intranet
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (25.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) HBase
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Parquet
2 2 (25.00%) Power BI
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Hazelcast
3 1 (12.50%) Impala
3 1 (12.50%) MariaDB
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) FishEye
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) CF BOSH
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Python Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Automation Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Apache NiFi
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) Kafka
1 2 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
1 2 (25.00%) React
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) CGI
2 1 (12.50%) Embperl
2 1 (12.50%) FastCGI
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fintech
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) R
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) Scala
6 1 (12.50%) C
6 1 (12.50%) Groovy
6 1 (12.50%) Java 8
6 1 (12.50%) Korn
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) HDFS
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
3 1 (12.50%) LXC
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Ansible
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (12.50%) CFEngine
4 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (25.00%) Hortonworks
1 2 (25.00%) Tableau
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk