Period
to 21 July 2017

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 July 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
West Midlands > Herefordshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - +13 -9
Contract jobs citing Unix 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 12.31% - 8.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% - 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Herefordshire median daily rate £375 - £300
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +5.56% +16.13% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Herefordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 - £26.00

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Herefordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 28 21 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 43.08% 46.67% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 14
Herefordshire median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -3.70% -15.63%
10th Percentile £282 £278 £130
90th Percentile £660 £531 £451
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year - +23.08% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Herefordshire median hourly rate - £27.89 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +99.20% -25.33%
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +7.41% -11.48% +5.17%

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

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Herefordshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Hereford - 3 £385 -
Unix
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 8 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 7 (87.50%) Samba
2 7 (87.50%) Perl
3 6 (75.00%) HPUX
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (62.50%) Sun
4 5 (62.50%) Solaris
5 4 (50.00%) WAN
6 3 (37.50%) X.500
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (12.50%) Lumension
8 1 (12.50%) Cisco
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (12.50%) SharePoint

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) X.500
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) HPUX
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Samba
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Sun
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Lumension