Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 18 January 2018 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
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 18 22
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick - 3.88% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 29.41% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Gatwick median daily rate - £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.35% -
West Sussex median daily rate £575 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +53.33% -9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gatwick median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate - - £21.25

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 Gatwick with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gatwick
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 36 17 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 26.28% 13.18% 33.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 43
Gatwick median daily rate £475 £356 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -1.72% +190.00%
10th Percentile £383 £313 £120
90th Percentile £623 £398 £569
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £370 £355
% change year-on-year +21.62% +4.23% +8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 1 1
Gatwick median hourly rate £49.50 £48.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +269.23% -18.75%
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year +210.34% -13.43% +4.69%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Gatwick

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Gatwick

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Gatwick