Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 22 November 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 36 31
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 -20
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.02% 0.33% 2.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.86% 1.92% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Ipswich median daily rate £450 £220 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +104.55% -48.24% -2.86%
10th Percentile £430 £220 £388
90th Percentile £495 £220 £463
Suffolk median daily rate £450 £220 £425
% change year-on-year +104.55% -48.24% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 Ipswich with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Ipswich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 28 52 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 11.34% 16.99% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 27
Ipswich median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +20.75%
10th Percentile £114 £198 £215
90th Percentile £559 £542 £570
Suffolk median daily rate £313 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -16.67% -3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Ipswich median hourly rate - £21.88 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +118.75% -16.67%
Suffolk median hourly rate - £14.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +12.00% -3.85%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Ipswich

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Ipswich

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Unix.

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) ES6
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) Post-Production
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) OSGi
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) DataPower
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) API Development
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Post-Production
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ES6
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM