Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Unix Engineer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 148 183
Rank change year-on-year -11 +35 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 3 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.086% 0.52% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.56% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 9
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% +13.57% -20.45%
10th Percentile £290 £363 £321
90th Percentile £485 £427 £488
South East median daily rate £450 £394 £438
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.00% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £35.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3335 3572 4246
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.20% 92.47% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1977 2227 2599
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £235 £258
90th Percentile £536 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 248 280
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.88 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.56 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.95% +5.70% +15.63%

Unix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix Engineer in Hampshire

Unix Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix Engineer in Hampshire

Unix Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Winchester - 1 £475 -
Unix Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Cobbler
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Cobbler
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (33.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle