Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 18 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 +27
Contract jobs citing Unix 23 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 6.55% 9.24% 7.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.82% 25.58% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 12
Norfolk median daily rate £186 £490 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.99% +4.26% +93.02%
10th Percentile £165 £313 £315
90th Percentile £213 £665 £511
East of England median daily rate £450 £350 £380
% change year-on-year +28.57% -7.89% -10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Norfolk median hourly rate - - £23.00
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -3.08% -4.41% -2.16%

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 Norfolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 68 129 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 19.37% 36.13% 31.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 80 80
Norfolk median daily rate £293 £325 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +60.49% -7.92%
10th Percentile £115 £150 £130
90th Percentile £444 £515 £489
East of England median daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.14% - +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 20
Norfolk median hourly rate - £14.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.58% -15.96%
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +7.58% -4.35% +4.55%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Norfolk

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Norfolk

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Norfolk

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -8 20 £186 -60.16% 1
Unix
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Unix.

1 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Hadoop
2 18 (78.26%) Kerberos
2 18 (78.26%) Cloudera
3 10 (43.48%) Red Hat
3 10 (43.48%) Impala
3 10 (43.48%) Apache Spark
3 10 (43.48%) Apache Hive
3 10 (43.48%) R
3 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
5 8 (34.78%) Java
5 8 (34.78%) High Availability
6 3 (13.04%) Route 53
6 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
6 3 (13.04%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (13.04%) AWS Certification
6 3 (13.04%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Terraform
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Python
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Network Security
6 3 (13.04%) Amazon S3
6 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (13.04%) Puppet
6 3 (13.04%) Perl

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 10 (43.48%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon S3
1 3 (13.04%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (13.04%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Kerberos
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) Hadoop
2 10 (43.48%) Apache Hive
2 10 (43.48%) Impala
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Cloud Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) Administrator
3 8 (34.78%) Cloud Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Server Support
6 1 (4.35%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Solaris
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) High Availability
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (13.04%) DevOps
2 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) R
2 8 (34.78%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
1 3 (13.04%) Terraform
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Cloudera
2 10 (43.48%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Clearswift
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Sophos
3 1 (4.35%) VMware