Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 November 2017 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
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 21 18
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +10
Contract jobs citing Unix 14 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 4.40% 6.62% 6.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 26.87% 37.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 2
Newbury median daily rate £365 £360 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% -16.52% +115.63%
10th Percentile £300 £341 £326
90th Percentile £388 £371 £542
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £435
% change year-on-year +3.13% -8.05% +31.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Newbury median hourly rate - £50.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -

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 Newbury with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 63 67 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 19.81% 24.63% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 44 12
Newbury median daily rate £350 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -26.72% -6.19%
10th Percentile £130 £275 £300
90th Percentile £585 £453 £484
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Newbury median hourly rate £8.00 £38.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -78.95% +108.22% -0.60%
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -8.33% -30.39% +26.50%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Newbury

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Newbury

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Newbury

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newbury region with a requirement for Unix.

1 13 (92.86%) MySQL
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) Windows
5 8 (57.14%) PHP
5 8 (57.14%) .NET
5 8 (57.14%) TeamCity
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (57.14%) DevOps
6 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (50.00%) IIS
7 6 (42.86%) Scrum
7 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (28.57%) Polymer
8 4 (28.57%) React
8 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
8 4 (28.57%) jBPM
8 4 (28.57%) Web Development
8 4 (28.57%) Java EE
8 4 (28.57%) Drools
8 4 (28.57%) Maven
8 4 (28.57%) Stochastic Modelling
8 4 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 4 (28.57%) Debian

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 7 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) MySQL
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 8 (57.14%) TeamCity
3 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 4 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (14.29%) CruiseControl
4 2 (14.29%) Grunt
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Windows DevOps Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) Drools
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) Java EE
2 4 (28.57%) jBPM
2 4 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (28.57%) Polymer
2 4 (28.57%) React
2 4 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Debian
3 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Stochastic Modelling
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Task Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) COBOL
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
1 1 (7.14%) CyberArk
1 1 (7.14%) Micro Focus
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Sybase