The median contractor rate for a Unix Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Engineer
South East / Hampshire
Rank - 110 112
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 0 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - 0.64% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.67% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 5
Median daily rate - £399 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +20.56% +0.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -33.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1715 2082 2001
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.00% 95.50% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1009 1386 1136
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 89 130
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £11.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Unix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Unix Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Engineer in Hampshire

Unix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix Engineer in Hampshire

Unix Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix Engineer in Hampshire

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Hampshire region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) CppUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) CppUnit
1 1 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared