Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 16 July 2019 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 32 37
Rank change year-on-year -14 +5 -4
Contract jobs citing Unix 47 88 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.26% 5.67% 5.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.75% 24.79% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 24
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.03% -10.81%
10th Percentile £313 £302 £227
90th Percentile £525 £514 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £400 £438
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -12.00% -
10th Percentile £13.40 £10.50 £11.75
90th Percentile £41.17 £11.50 £13.25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £28.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -50.88% +128.00% -

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 238 355 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.60% 22.86% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 154 152
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £365 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.89% -9.33% +3.21%
10th Percentile £173 £187 £252
90th Percentile £525 £511 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £371 £400
% change year-on-year +14.48% -7.19% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 29
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.90 £14.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.37% -22.08% +28.57%
10th Percentile £13.41 £11.33 £11.40
90th Percentile £38.58 £17.50 £18.70
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.05 £18.00
% change year-on-year +13.88% -21.94% +18.03%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Milton Keynes

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Milton Keynes

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Milton Keynes

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Milton Keynes

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Unix in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Unix.

1 23 (48.94%) Windows
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
3 16 (34.04%) Oracle
3 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
4 13 (27.66%) Banking
5 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (25.53%) Finance
5 12 (25.53%) Mainframe
5 12 (25.53%) DevOps
5 12 (25.53%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
6 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
7 10 (21.28%) Java
7 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
7 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
8 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
8 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
8 9 (19.15%) MySQL
8 9 (19.15%) DB2
8 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (19.15%) JIRA
9 8 (17.02%) VMware
9 8 (17.02%) Migration
9 8 (17.02%) Servlets
9 8 (17.02%) Python
9 8 (17.02%) DV Cleared
9 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (17.02%) Git (software)

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) Confluence
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.26%) IBM Domino
3 2 (4.26%) JBoss
3 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.13%) CICS
4 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon S3
1 2 (4.26%) GitHub
1 2 (4.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
2 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
1 2 (4.26%) FTP
1 2 (4.26%) IPsec
1 2 (4.26%) SMTP
1 2 (4.26%) SSH
1 2 (4.26%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) DB2
2 9 (19.15%) MySQL
2 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (12.77%) DB2 UDB
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Kudu
5 1 (2.13%) Big Data
5 1 (2.13%) Cloudera CDH
5 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.13%) HBase
5 1 (2.13%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) JIRA
2 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.77%) Ant
3 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
3 6 (12.77%) JUnit
3 6 (12.77%) Selenium
4 2 (4.26%) FishEye
4 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.26%) Maven
4 2 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (4.26%) Subversion
4 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (27.66%) Banking
2 12 (25.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 6 (12.77%) Data Technician
2 6 (12.77%) Migration Technician
3 5 (10.64%) Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Database Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Governance Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Monitoring Specialist
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) DBA
6 2 (4.26%) Developer
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Mainframe Operator
6 2 (4.26%) SailPoint Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) Servlets
2 7 (14.89%) LDAP
2 7 (14.89%) SailPoint
3 6 (12.77%) HTML
3 6 (12.77%) JSP
3 6 (12.77%) SOAP
3 6 (12.77%) Web Services
3 6 (12.77%) XML
4 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.64%) Electron Framework
4 5 (10.64%) Node.js
5 2 (4.26%) Java EE
5 2 (4.26%) JMS
5 2 (4.26%) JTA
5 2 (4.26%) Middleware
6 1 (2.13%) Kafka
6 1 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Mainframe
2 6 (12.77%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (8.51%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.26%) CESG
6 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
1 23 (48.94%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.26%) MVS
4 1 (2.13%) AIX
4 1 (2.13%) Check Point GAiA
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
4 1 (2.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (25.53%) DevOps
1 12 (25.53%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (17.02%) Migration
3 7 (14.89%) Data Migration
3 7 (14.89%) ETL
3 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
4 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.77%) ERP
4 6 (12.77%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (10.64%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (10.64%) High Availability
5 5 (10.64%) Project Management
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Cryptography
7 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 10 (21.28%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
3 8 (17.02%) Python
4 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) Perl
5 6 (12.77%) BeanShell
5 6 (12.77%) Bourne shell
5 6 (12.77%) C
5 6 (12.77%) Korn
5 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
5 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
6 5 (10.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.02%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) MCP
5 3 (6.38%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (6.38%) CISSP
6 2 (4.26%) CEH
7 1 (2.13%) CCNA
7 1 (2.13%) CCNP
7 1 (2.13%) CCSA
7 1 (2.13%) CCSE
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) Degree
7 1 (2.13%) GCIH
7 1 (2.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 3 (6.38%) QA
1 3 (6.38%) RMADS
2 2 (4.26%) NCSC
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
3 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.89%) RACF
3 5 (10.64%) vSphere
4 2 (4.26%) Docker
4 2 (4.26%) Sendmail
4 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Ansible
1 5 (10.64%) Backup Exec
1 5 (10.64%) Control-M
1 5 (10.64%) NetBackup
1 5 (10.64%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.26%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (4.26%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.26%) Nagios
2 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.13%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.13%) Oozie
3 1 (2.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
3 8 (17.02%) VMware
4 7 (14.89%) IBM
5 5 (10.64%) BMC
6 4 (8.51%) Remedy
6 4 (8.51%) Unisys
7 3 (6.38%) CA
8 2 (4.26%) AppDynamics
8 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
8 2 (4.26%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (4.26%) Nimsoft
8 2 (4.26%) Splunk
8 2 (4.26%) White Clarke
9 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.13%) Cloudera