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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 17 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 4.42% 4.79% 6.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.32% 18.92% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £325 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £360 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £360 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £27.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +42.34% -28.84%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19 37 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 16.81% 25.34% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 8
Median daily rate £335 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.81% -31.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury citing Unix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 28 June 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 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Debian
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (33.33%) jBPM
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) Drools
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Stochastic Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) React
3 2 (33.33%) Polymer

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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Build and Release Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Build Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Release Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) CyberArk Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Drools
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Java EE
1 2 (33.33%) jBPM
1 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (33.33%) Polymer
1 2 (33.33%) React
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Stochastic Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
1 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase