Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 13 December 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
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 20 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 0.96% 8.55% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 22.41% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Plymouth median daily rate - £535 -
Devon median daily rate £425 £530 £440
% change year-on-year -19.81% +20.45% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Plymouth median hourly rate - - -
Devon median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Plymouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Plymouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 53 58 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 50.96% 38.16% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 36 2
Plymouth median daily rate £275 £460 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.22% -3.16% +8.57%
10th Percentile £113 £219 £430
90th Percentile £363 £594 £520
Devon median daily rate £275 £444 £200
% change year-on-year -37.99% +121.75% -46.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 14
Plymouth median hourly rate £12.39 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.93% +87.50% -21.31%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.65 £10.50
90th Percentile £15.83 £35.00 £17.00
Devon median hourly rate £12.25 £35.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year -65.00% +154.55% -17.91%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Plymouth

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Plymouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Unix.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) OpenAM
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat