Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Unix Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 Engineer
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - - 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Middlesex median daily rate - - £399
South East median daily rate £450 £390 £425
% change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Middlesex median hourly rate - - £35.00
South East median hourly rate - - £35.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. 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
Middlesex
Contract vacancies in Middlesex with a recognized job title 250 341 318
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.42% 96.33% 91.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 203 161
Middlesex median daily rate £431 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £265 £281 £263
90th Percentile £536 £550 £494
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 14
Middlesex median hourly rate £31.00 £33.75 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.15% - -2.17%
10th Percentile £30.50 £17.10 £12.70
90th Percentile £31.50 £39.18 £48.38
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Unix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Engineer in Middlesex

Unix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix Engineer in Middlesex