Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 36 19
Rank change year-on-year +6 -17 +7
Contract jobs citing Unix 91 99 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.17% 5.87% 8.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 23.91% 36.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 33
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £380 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £318 £215 £340
90th Percentile £490 £530 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £405 £450
% change year-on-year -1.23% -10.00% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year -12.00% - -

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 364 414 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.68% 24.56% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 142 128
Milton Keynes median daily rate £380 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - +8.84%
10th Percentile £198 £213 £197
90th Percentile £500 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +0.65% +2.11% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 30 25
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +28.57% -12.12%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.33 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.80 £19.55 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% -6.66%

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 19 September 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 65 (71.43%) Linux
2 38 (41.76%) Oracle
3 37 (40.66%) SQL
4 32 (35.16%) DB2
4 32 (35.16%) Windows
5 31 (34.07%) VMware
6 27 (29.67%) Finance
7 25 (27.47%) Change Management
8 23 (25.27%) Ansible
9 22 (24.18%) WebSphere
9 22 (24.18%) Bash Shell
10 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
11 19 (20.88%) Banking
12 18 (19.78%) SharePoint
13 17 (18.68%) Mainframe
13 17 (18.68%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (17.58%) Python
14 16 (17.58%) Solaris
14 16 (17.58%) Security Cleared
15 15 (16.48%) SC Cleared
15 15 (16.48%) Korn
15 15 (16.48%) Active Directory
16 14 (15.38%) SLA
16 14 (15.38%) IIS
16 14 (15.38%) ITIL
16 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
16 14 (15.38%) Spanish Language
17 13 (14.29%) YAML
17 13 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery

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 22 (24.18%) WebSphere
2 18 (19.78%) SharePoint
3 14 (15.38%) IIS
4 7 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (5.49%) Confluence
5 5 (5.49%) JBoss
5 5 (5.49%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.30%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.30%) nginx
6 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.30%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.20%) Apache
7 2 (2.20%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (4.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Temenos T24
2 4 (4.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.20%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) IaaS
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.30%) Office 365
3 2 (2.20%) GitHub
3 2 (2.20%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.20%) PaaS
3 2 (2.20%) SaaS
4 1 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) SAN
2 5 (5.49%) DNS
2 5 (5.49%) Firewall
3 3 (3.30%) LAN
3 3 (3.30%) SSL
3 3 (3.30%) WAN
4 2 (2.20%) Broadband
4 2 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.20%) NAS
4 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.10%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.16%) DB2
2 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.19%) DB2 UDB
4 10 (10.99%) MongoDB
5 9 (9.89%) MySQL
5 9 (9.89%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.40%) Big Data
8 4 (4.40%) Hadoop
8 4 (4.40%) PowerCenter
9 3 (3.30%) Apache Hive
9 3 (3.30%) Redis
10 2 (2.20%) Data Lake
10 2 (2.20%) GIS
10 2 (2.20%) HBase
10 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (1.10%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
1 6 (6.59%) JIRA
2 5 (5.49%) GitLab
3 1 (1.10%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (29.67%) Finance
2 19 (20.88%) Banking
3 14 (15.38%) Spanish Language
4 9 (9.89%) Financial Institution
5 8 (8.79%) Retail
6 3 (3.30%) Dutch Language
6 3 (3.30%) French Language
6 3 (3.30%) German Language
6 3 (3.30%) Italian Language
6 3 (3.30%) Marketing
7 2 (2.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (20.88%) Analyst
2 18 (19.78%) Administrator
3 14 (15.38%) DBA
4 11 (12.09%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.99%) Applications Support
5 10 (10.99%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.59%) Technical Manager
7 6 (6.59%) Technical Project Manager
7 6 (6.59%) Technical Support
7 6 (6.59%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (5.49%) Applications Support Specialist
8 5 (5.49%) Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Junior
8 5 (5.49%) Support Specialist
8 5 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.40%) Junior Project Manager
9 4 (4.40%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) YAML
2 11 (12.09%) LDAP
3 5 (5.49%) Java EE
3 5 (5.49%) Web Services
3 5 (5.49%) XML
4 4 (4.40%) J2EE
4 4 (4.40%) Kafka
5 3 (3.30%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (2.20%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.20%) LAMP
6 2 (2.20%) ODBC
6 2 (2.20%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (2.20%) Spring
7 1 (1.10%) Middleware
7 1 (1.10%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Mainframe
2 13 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (9.89%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.79%) Clustering
5 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.40%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (3.30%) AS400
9 2 (2.20%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (1.10%) Cyberattack
10 1 (1.10%) HACMP
10 1 (1.10%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 65 (71.43%) Linux
2 32 (35.16%) Windows
3 16 (17.58%) Solaris
4 12 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.59%) AIX
6 6 (6.59%) Windows Server
6 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.49%) zOS
8 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.20%) Android
9 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.20%) CentOS
9 2 (2.20%) DC/OS
9 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.10%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.47%) Change Management
2 17 (18.68%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (15.38%) ITIL
4 13 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 13 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (13.19%) High Availability
5 12 (13.19%) Security Management
5 12 (13.19%) Service Management
6 11 (12.09%) Incident Management
6 11 (12.09%) ITSM
7 10 (10.99%) Data Analysis
7 10 (10.99%) Migration
7 10 (10.99%) Service Delivery
8 9 (9.89%) Matrix Organization
8 9 (9.89%) Release Management
8 9 (9.89%) SDLC
9 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 8 (8.79%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (8.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (40.66%) SQL
2 22 (24.18%) Bash Shell
3 16 (17.58%) Python
4 15 (16.48%) Korn
5 13 (14.29%) Java
6 8 (8.79%) PL/SQL
6 8 (8.79%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.40%) C++
7 4 (4.40%) VC++
8 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.30%) Scala
9 2 (2.20%) PHP
10 1 (1.10%) C
10 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (17.58%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.48%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.99%) Degree
4 8 (8.79%) DV Cleared
5 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (6.59%) RHCE
7 5 (5.49%) MCDBA
7 5 (5.49%) MCITP
8 4 (4.40%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (3.30%) CISA
9 3 (3.30%) CRISC
10 2 (2.20%) CEH
10 2 (2.20%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.20%) GCIH
10 2 (2.20%) MCSE
10 2 (2.20%) SSCP
10 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.10%) MCP
11 1 (1.10%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) SLA
2 5 (5.49%) PMO
3 3 (3.30%) QA
4 1 (1.10%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (16.48%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (5.49%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (4.40%) vSphere
6 3 (3.30%) HDFS
6 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.20%) Apache Flume
7 2 (2.20%) Docker
7 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.10%) GPFS
8 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (25.27%) Ansible
2 7 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (5.49%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (4.40%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.40%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.40%) Tivoli
5 3 (3.30%) Cobbler
5 3 (3.30%) Kibana
5 3 (3.30%) OVSD
6 2 (2.20%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.20%) Puppet
7 1 (1.10%) logstash
7 1 (1.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (41.76%) Oracle
2 31 (34.07%) VMware
3 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 11 (12.09%) Citrix
4 11 (12.09%) Red Hat
5 9 (9.89%) Remedy
6 8 (8.79%) BMC
7 7 (7.69%) IBM
8 6 (6.59%) NetApp
8 6 (6.59%) Veritas
9 5 (5.49%) F5
9 5 (5.49%) hybris
9 5 (5.49%) SAP
10 4 (4.40%) Google
11 3 (3.30%) HP
11 3 (3.30%) Intel
11 3 (3.30%) JD Edwards
11 3 (3.30%) JDA
11 3 (3.30%) Lumension
12 2 (2.20%) Demandware