Period
to 8 July 2020

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 8 July 2020 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
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 45 30
Rank change year-on-year +14 -15 +4
Contract jobs citing Unix 25 48 92
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.43% 4.22% 5.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.51% 19.51% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 24
Median daily rate £333 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.50% +25.00% -3.03%
10th Percentile £287 £313 £309
90th Percentile £500 £525 £514
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £333 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -33.50% +25.00% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 2
Median hourly rate £25.63 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.04% +27.27% -12.00%
10th Percentile £15.40 £13.55 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.20 £40.25 £11.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £25.63 £14.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +83.04% -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 98 246 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.30% 21.62% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 132 156
Median daily rate £400 £438 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +20.30% -9.08%
10th Percentile £293 £138 £191
90th Percentile £506 £525 £509
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £367
% change year-on-year -5.88% +15.88% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 33
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.80 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.43% +12.86% -22.22%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.74 £11.30
90th Percentile £42.00 £46.09 £17.50
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.05
% change year-on-year - +13.88% -21.94%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Milton Keynes

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Unix in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Unix in Milton Keynes

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Unix in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Unix in Milton Keynes

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Unix in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Unix in Milton Keynes

Unix
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Unix in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Unix in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 14 (56.00%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (52.00%) Oracle
4 11 (44.00%) SQL
5 10 (40.00%) Java
5 10 (40.00%) Windows
5 10 (40.00%) Mainframe
5 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (36.00%) DevOps
7 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (32.00%) Ant
7 8 (32.00%) Perl
7 8 (32.00%) XML
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (32.00%) SOAP
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (32.00%) Tivoli
8 7 (28.00%) RACF
8 7 (28.00%) McAfee
8 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
8 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
8 7 (28.00%) Web Services
8 7 (28.00%) JSP
8 7 (28.00%) Servlets
8 7 (28.00%) Python
8 7 (28.00%) LDAP
8 7 (28.00%) JavaScript

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 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) DB2
2 7 (28.00%) DB2 UDB
2 7 (28.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) OLAP
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (4.00%) Power BI
4 1 (4.00%) Semantic Layer
4 1 (4.00%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (4.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Ant
2 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (28.00%) JIRA
2 7 (28.00%) Selenium
3 5 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Hudson
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (24.00%) Banking
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Integration Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) SOAP
1 8 (32.00%) XML
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 7 (28.00%) JSP
2 7 (28.00%) LDAP
2 7 (28.00%) SailPoint
2 7 (28.00%) Servlets
2 7 (28.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (20.00%) Electron Framework
3 5 (20.00%) Middleware
3 5 (20.00%) Node.js
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (4.00%) JMS
5 1 (4.00%) JSON
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (28.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (8.00%) BYOD
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Windows
3 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (36.00%) DevOps
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (28.00%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (16.00%) ETL
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL
8 3 (12.00%) SOA
9 2 (8.00%) Change Management
9 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
9 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.00%) Analytics
10 1 (4.00%) Commercial Awareness
10 1 (4.00%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 8 (32.00%) Perl
3 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (28.00%) BeanShell
4 7 (28.00%) Bourne shell
4 7 (28.00%) C
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) Korn
4 7 (28.00%) Python
5 5 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) RACF
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Tivoli
2 7 (28.00%) IBM BigFix
2 7 (28.00%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (28.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) CrowdStrike
3 7 (28.00%) McAfee
3 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Lotus
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy
5 1 (4.00%) VMware