Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 14 December 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
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 29 34
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 +12
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.33% 4.98% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.00% 28.57% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Exeter median daily rate £450 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% - -
Devon median daily rate £530 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +20.45% +3.53% -22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Exeter median hourly rate - - -
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Exeter with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 25 49 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 8.28% 17.44% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 17
Exeter median daily rate £419 £190 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +120.39% -20.00% -10.38%
10th Percentile £219 £146 £150
90th Percentile £569 £488 £419
Devon median daily rate £447 £200 £385
% change year-on-year +123.50% -48.05% +28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Exeter median hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.57% +35.29% +47.83%
10th Percentile £12.18 £14.90 £15.98
90th Percentile £41.20 £142.70 £21.88
Devon median hourly rate £28.75 £13.75 £16.75
% change year-on-year +109.09% -17.91% +28.85%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Exeter

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Exeter

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Exeter

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Unix.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) VisualVM
1 1 (100.00%) YourKit

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (100.00%) VisualVM
1 1 (100.00%) YourKit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-RS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java