Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 17 February 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 46 43
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 +7
Contract jobs citing Unix 26 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.23% 2.04% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.81% 12.09% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 6
East Sussex median daily rate £448 £600 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.42% +100.00% -
10th Percentile £400 £575 £275
90th Percentile £553 £613 £338
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year -2.78% +19.21% -12.21%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 146 91 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 23.78% 16.88% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 65 41
East Sussex median daily rate £376 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.27% +7.14% +12.90%
10th Percentile £154 £121 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 10
East Sussex median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £11.04 £12.39 £14.01
90th Percentile £45.60 £33.65 £44.38
South East median hourly rate £16.10 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% +9.38% -16.88%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in East Sussex

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in East Sussex

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in East Sussex over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in East Sussex

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in East Sussex

Unix
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. 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
Brighton -4 15 £400 -33.33%
Hastings +7 7 £525 +0.96%
Hove - 3 - -
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Unix.

1 10 (38.46%) Unified Communications
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 8 (30.77%) DevOps
4 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
4 7 (26.92%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Finance
4 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
4 7 (26.92%) Java
4 7 (26.92%) VMware
5 5 (19.23%) Aerospace
5 5 (19.23%) Automotive
6 4 (15.38%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) HTML
6 4 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (15.38%) Social Media
6 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (15.38%) Open Source
6 4 (15.38%) Analytics
7 3 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (11.54%) Docker
7 3 (11.54%) REST
7 3 (11.54%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (11.54%) Machine Learning

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Big Data
1 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
1 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
1 3 (11.54%) Text Mining
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.85%) Gatling
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) git-flow
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Aerospace
2 5 (19.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Data Scientist
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Architect
6 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (11.54%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.85%) COM
3 1 (3.85%) Handlebars
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) Laravel
3 1 (3.85%) Modernizr
3 1 (3.85%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (15.38%) Social Media
3 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.54%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.85%) BBC
4 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.85%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.85%) Learning Management System
4 1 (3.85%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (15.38%) Analytics
2 4 (15.38%) Open Source
3 3 (11.54%) Bayesian Methods
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (11.54%) Data Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) Data Extraction
3 3 (11.54%) Data Science
3 3 (11.54%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) Machine Learning
3 3 (11.54%) Predictive Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) SOA
3 3 (11.54%) Social Media Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Statistics
3 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
3 3 (11.54%) Web Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) Java 8
4 3 (11.54%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (3.85%) GDPR
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Kubernetes
1 3 (11.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Citrix
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
1 7 (26.92%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle