Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 14 August 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 49 45
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -19
Contract jobs citing Unix 31 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.69% 1.98% 2.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.95% 11.86% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 13
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £310 £349 £300
90th Percentile £624 £498 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £410
% change year-on-year +6.67% -8.54% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% +150.00% -50.21%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 148 118 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 17.60% 16.71% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 63 84
Northamptonshire median daily rate £364 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.71% -15.63% +8.47%
10th Percentile £233 £253 £157
90th Percentile £500 £538 £563
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £380
% change year-on-year +15.38% -14.47% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 11
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.77% -13.33% +33.81%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.45 £11.17
90th Percentile £14.37 £15.50 £37.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £14.00
% change year-on-year +23.24% +1.43% +3.70%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Northamptonshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Northamptonshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Northamptonshire

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Northamptonshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Northampton +1 27 £400 -5.88%
Unix
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) ETL
3 11 (35.48%) Hadoop
4 10 (32.26%) Cloudera
4 10 (32.26%) Ab Initio
4 10 (32.26%) DevOps
5 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (29.03%) Java
5 9 (29.03%) Data Quality
5 9 (29.03%) Banking
5 9 (29.03%) Retail
5 9 (29.03%) Corporate Banking
5 9 (29.03%) Credit Risk
6 8 (25.81%) JIRA
6 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (19.35%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (19.35%) Amazon S3
7 6 (19.35%) Route 53
7 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
7 6 (19.35%) J2EE
7 6 (19.35%) XML
7 6 (19.35%) Python
7 6 (19.35%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (19.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (16.13%) Ansible

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (16.13%) JBoss
2 4 (12.90%) Confluence
2 4 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (9.68%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.23%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon S3
2 6 (19.35%) Route 53
2 6 (19.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (9.68%) npm
4 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Hadoop
2 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.68%) Big Data
4 2 (6.45%) Endeca
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.23%) Data Lake
5 1 (3.23%) DB2
5 1 (3.23%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (3.23%) GIS
5 1 (3.23%) HBase
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) JIRA
2 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.68%) CA Release Automation
4 3 (9.68%) Gradle
4 3 (9.68%) HP UFT
4 3 (9.68%) IntelliJ
4 3 (9.68%) JUnit
4 3 (9.68%) Maven
4 3 (9.68%) NetBeans
4 3 (9.68%) Selenium
4 3 (9.68%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) MSI
5 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Banking
2 9 (29.03%) Corporate Banking
2 9 (29.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Ab Initio Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) AWS Expert
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Data Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) J2EE
1 6 (19.35%) XML
2 5 (16.13%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (16.13%) Middleware
2 5 (16.13%) SOAP
3 4 (12.90%) REST
3 4 (12.90%) Web Services
4 3 (9.68%) Ajax
4 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.68%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 3 (9.68%) HTML5
4 3 (9.68%) jQuery
4 3 (9.68%) Node.js
4 3 (9.68%) Spring
4 3 (9.68%) Spring Boot
4 3 (9.68%) Spring Security
4 3 (9.68%) Swagger
4 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (6.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Credit Risk
2 3 (9.68%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
4 4 (12.90%) Windows
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ETL
2 10 (32.26%) DevOps
3 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Open Source
6 3 (9.68%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (9.68%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) SOLID
6 3 (9.68%) Task Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Web Development
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) SOA
8 1 (3.23%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (3.23%) Analytics
8 1 (3.23%) Behavioural Analytics
8 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) Python
4 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.23%) AWK
7 1 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) GCP
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.23%) HDFS
2 1 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Ansible
2 3 (9.68%) collectd
2 3 (9.68%) Grafana
2 3 (9.68%) Graphite
2 3 (9.68%) Kibana
2 3 (9.68%) logstash
2 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.23%) Mesos
3 1 (3.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Ab Initio
1 10 (32.26%) Cloudera
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Splunk
5 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Civica
5 1 (3.23%) Dynatrace
5 1 (3.23%) ESRI
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Infoblox
5 1 (3.23%) McAfee
5 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec
5 1 (3.23%) Veritas