Period
to 13 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Unix Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Support 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.28% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median daily rate - - -
Berkshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 327 272 287
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.16% 95.10% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 184 187
Slough median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £152 £213 £207
90th Percentile £550 £554 £493
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 12
Slough median hourly rate £17.50 £41.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.32% +127.78% +38.46%
10th Percentile £12.63 £18.63 £8.75
90th Percentile £20.20 £41.50 £40.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year +44.14% -7.50% -25.00%

Unix Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Support in Slough

Unix Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix Support in Slough

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Unix Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region featuring Unix Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Tekelec
1 1 (100.00%) Sandvine
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

Unix Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Sandvine
1 1 (100.00%) Tekelec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware