The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 18 13 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 1.92% 2.08% 3.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 11.76% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £400 £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% +25.00%  
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 £31.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 Maidenhead with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13 17 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 12.50% 17.71% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 15
Median daily rate £400 £210 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.47% -44.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidenhead 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 Maidenhead

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Maidenhead

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Maidenhead

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Unix.

1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
6 4 (40.00%) Project Management
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (30.00%) PMO
7 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) High Availability
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (30.00%) Service Management
7 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
7 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
7 3 (30.00%) SOA
7 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (30.00%) Middleware
7 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) Java

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ProC
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) SANS
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (10.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) vMotion
3 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) MOM
3 1 (10.00%) Nessus
3 1 (10.00%) Nexpose
3 1 (10.00%) Nmap
3 1 (10.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Apple
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) NetApp
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (10.00%) Capita
3 1 (10.00%) Intel
3 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (10.00%) NetWitness
3 1 (10.00%) Qualys
3 1 (10.00%) Snow
3 1 (10.00%) Splunk