The median contractor rate for a Unix Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Engineer
South East / Middlesex
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - - 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +20.56% +0.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -33.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 119 152 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 95.20% 96.20% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 102 91
Median daily rate £420 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £543 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 3
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +95.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Unix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex that featured Unix Engineer in the job title.

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