Period
to 16 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Unix Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Administrator
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 135 147
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.10% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Manchester median daily rate - £325 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.71% +45.83%
North West median daily rate £425 £420 £388
% change year-on-year +1.19% +8.39% +29.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 3,099 2,712 3,504
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.09% 94.66% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,961 1,647 2,091
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £250 £215 £225
90th Percentile £575 £549 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 101 84
Manchester median hourly rate £20.25 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.73% +13.79% -
10th Percentile £11.72 £11.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £41.40 £45.00 £36.18
North West median hourly rate £18.79 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -10.52% +13.51% +0.11%

Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Unix Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Administrator in Manchester

Unix Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix Administrator in Manchester

Unix Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix Administrator in Manchester