The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 29 March 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
London / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames - - 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 20 11 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 33.33% 23.40% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 11
Median daily rate £370 £339 £214
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.30% +58.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £319 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £51.25 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.60% -17.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames citing Unix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Kingston Upon Thames

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Kingston Upon Thames