Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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 21 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 Midlands > Herefordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 8 21
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire - 5.13% 4.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 18.18% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Herefordshire median daily rate - £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.57% -
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Herefordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.41 - -

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 Herefordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Herefordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 9 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 37.50% 28.21% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 13
Herefordshire median daily rate £150 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.14% -12.50% +18.52%
10th Percentile £125 £166 £313
90th Percentile £425 £475 £510
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Herefordshire median hourly rate £18.75 £13.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.23% -36.59% -2.38%
10th Percentile £15.38 £11.50 £20.05
90th Percentile £25.13 £14.50 £21.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.28
% change year-on-year - +9.21% -9.98%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Herefordshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Herefordshire

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Herefordshire