Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 21 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12 -7
Contract jobs citing Unix 35 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 12.28% 6.41% 4.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.70% 27.78% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 8
Canary Wharf median daily rate £613 £469 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.67% -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £454 £317 £405
90th Percentile £650 £589 £568
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £469 £519
% change year-on-year +28.00% -9.64% +6.96%
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 86 72 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 30.18% 23.08% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 55 47
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £167 £200 £262
90th Percentile £680 £588 £605
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £375 £500
% change year-on-year +40.00% -25.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -58.10% -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £26.25
% 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 November 2017.

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 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Unix.

1 33 (94.29%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Perl
3 23 (65.71%) Finance
4 20 (57.14%) SQL
5 19 (54.29%) Java
5 19 (54.29%) Banking
5 19 (54.29%) Relational Database
6 16 (45.71%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (45.71%) Spring
6 16 (45.71%) Investment Banking
7 15 (42.86%) JMS
8 14 (40.00%) Python
9 13 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (28.57%) Scrum
12 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 10 (28.57%) Sybase
12 10 (28.57%) ETL
13 9 (25.71%) DB2
13 9 (25.71%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (25.71%) Replication
13 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
13 9 (25.71%) Lucene
13 9 (25.71%) Data Analysis
13 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
13 9 (25.71%) MapReduce
13 9 (25.71%) Riak
13 9 (25.71%) Big Data
13 9 (25.71%) Statistical Modelling

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 9 (25.71%) Apache Pig
1 9 (25.71%) Apache Solr
1 9 (25.71%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (22.86%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.86%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
1 3 (8.57%) NX-OS
2 1 (2.86%) BGP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) MPLS
2 1 (2.86%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) OSPF
2 1 (2.86%) RIP
2 1 (2.86%) SMS
2 1 (2.86%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) Relational Database
2 9 (25.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (25.71%) Apache Hive
2 9 (25.71%) Big Data
2 9 (25.71%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (25.71%) DB2
2 9 (25.71%) Hadoop
2 9 (25.71%) Impala
2 9 (25.71%) MarkLogic
2 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
2 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
2 9 (25.71%) Riak
3 8 (22.86%) Blockchain
3 8 (22.86%) Data Mining
3 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.57%) KDB
5 2 (5.71%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (2.86%) Kdb+
6 1 (2.86%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) JUnit
2 3 (8.57%) IntelliJ
2 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) Gradle
3 2 (5.71%) Maven
4 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) Mockito
4 1 (2.86%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.86%) Spock
4 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 19 (54.29%) Banking
3 16 (45.71%) Investment Banking
4 8 (22.86%) Games
5 3 (8.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Big Data Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) C++ Developer
8 2 (5.71%) DB2 DBA
8 2 (5.71%) DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
8 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Sybase DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Spring
2 15 (42.86%) JMS
3 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
3 9 (25.71%) Kafka
3 9 (25.71%) Lucene
4 8 (22.86%) Natural Language Processing
4 8 (22.86%) Play Framework
5 5 (14.29%) J2SE
6 4 (11.43%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (11.43%) REST
6 4 (11.43%) XML
7 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.57%) CSS
7 3 (8.57%) HTML
7 3 (8.57%) Middleware
7 3 (8.57%) SOAP
7 3 (8.57%) Web Services
8 2 (5.71%) Ajax
8 2 (5.71%) J2EE
8 2 (5.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.71%) Replication
3 8 (22.86%) Algorithms
3 8 (22.86%) Fintech
4 6 (17.14%) Equities
4 6 (17.14%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (8.57%) Fixed Income
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (8.57%) Public Cloud
6 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.86%) Derivative
7 1 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
7 1 (2.86%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (22.86%) CentOS
4 3 (8.57%) Windows
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ETL
1 10 (28.57%) Scrum
2 9 (25.71%) Data Analysis
2 9 (25.71%) MapReduce
2 9 (25.71%) Open Source
2 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
2 9 (25.71%) Statistical Modelling
3 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.86%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (22.86%) Disruptive Innovation
3 8 (22.86%) Information Retrieval
3 8 (22.86%) Machine Learning
3 8 (22.86%) Mathematical Modelling
3 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
3 8 (22.86%) OO
3 8 (22.86%) Visualisation
4 7 (20.00%) SDLC
5 6 (17.14%) OOD
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.43%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) Perl
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 19 (54.29%) Java
4 14 (40.00%) Python
5 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 9 (25.71%) Bash Shell
6 9 (25.71%) R
6 9 (25.71%) Scala
7 8 (22.86%) C#
8 4 (11.43%) C++
9 2 (5.71%) C
9 2 (5.71%) Korn
9 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CCIE
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) GPFS
1 3 (8.57%) LXC
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (14.29%) Puppet
3 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.57%) ZABBIX
4 2 (5.71%) Ansible
4 2 (5.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Sybase
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco
3 3 (8.57%) Google
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.57%) SevOne
3 3 (8.57%) Splunk
4 2 (5.71%) BT
5 1 (2.86%) Arista
5 1 (2.86%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.86%) ForgeRock
5 1 (2.86%) Juniper
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.86%) Solace