The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 27 March 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.08% 1.23% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
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 £31.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 Peterborough with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 28 14 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 30.11% 17.28% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 8
Median daily rate £300 £288 £104
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.34% +176.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 22
Median hourly rate £13.50 £9.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.10% -32.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Peterborough

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Peterborough

Unix
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Unix.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Environment Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Environment Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL