Period
to 24 April 2019

The median contractor rate for a Unix Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Support Engineer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - - 165
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Support Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate - £438 £350
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4,266 4,762 3,414
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 95.76% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,498 2,862 2,013
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £213 £231 £213
90th Percentile £575 £540 £513
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 91 88
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.13% -47.39%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £11.23
90th Percentile £44.50 £45.50 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +1.35% -2.63% -2.56%

Unix Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Unix Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Support Engineer in Scotland