Period
to 21 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Unix Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

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.

Senior Unix Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 390
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Unix Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median daily rate - - £450
England median daily rate £450 £310 £600
% change year-on-year +45.16% -48.33% +60.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £49.19 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15341 15988 18528
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 94.30% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9111 9557 10867
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.90% +6.94%
10th Percentile £241 £231 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 629 786 907
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.33
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £45.69
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +1.08% +4.11% +7.70%

Senior Unix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Senior Unix Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Unix Engineer in the South East

Senior Unix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Unix Engineer in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Unix Engineer in the South East

Senior Unix Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Unix Engineer in the South East