Period
to 16 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Unix Engineer was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - +57 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 13 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.36% - 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 2
Derbyshire median daily rate £320 - £293
10th Percentile £305 - £159
90th Percentile £425 - £410
East Midlands median daily rate £320 - £280
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies in Derbyshire with a recognized job title 528 528 526
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.65% 96.00% 96.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 318 284
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £350 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.11% +4.71%
10th Percentile £210 £150 £211
90th Percentile £508 £550 £496
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -0.65% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 35 38
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% +4.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £13.20 £8.69 £9.43
90th Percentile £51.00 £60.00 £17.65
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% -3.70%

Unix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings that featured Unix Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Engineer in Derbyshire

Unix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix Engineer in Derbyshire

Unix Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 13 £320 -
Unix Engineer
East Midlands

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, Unix Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Derbyshire region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
1 13 (100.00%) Solaris
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Sun
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
3 10 (76.92%) Korn
3 10 (76.92%) Veritas
3 10 (76.92%) Perl
4 8 (61.54%) SAP
4 8 (61.54%) Python
4 8 (61.54%) ERP
4 8 (61.54%) SAP ERP
4 8 (61.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (61.54%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (38.46%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) iPlanet
6 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
6 5 (38.46%) Apache
6 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
6 5 (38.46%) JBoss
6 5 (38.46%) AIX
6 5 (38.46%) F5
7 4 (30.77%) High Availability

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 5 (38.46%) Apache
1 5 (38.46%) iPlanet
1 5 (38.46%) JBoss
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Application Server
1 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
1 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
2 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) SAP ERP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) FCoE
3 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 2 (15.38%) LDAP
3 2 (15.38%) NAS
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Solaris
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) AIX
3 4 (30.77%) HPUX
3 4 (30.77%) SUSE
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ERP
2 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
4 4 (30.77%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
6 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Korn
1 10 (76.92%) Perl
2 8 (61.54%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) C-shell
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 8 (61.54%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) KVM
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (15.38%) Samba
2 2 (15.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Sun
2 10 (76.92%) Veritas
3 8 (61.54%) SAP
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) F5
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
6 2 (15.38%) Borland
6 2 (15.38%) Cognos
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Opsware
6 2 (15.38%) PlateSpin
6 2 (15.38%) VMware