Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 23 September 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 22 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -18 +16
Contract jobs citing Unix 8 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 4.91% 0.93% 16.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.79% 5.56% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 12
Stevenage median daily rate £260 £260 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.00% -23.08%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £338 £450 £308
% change year-on-year -25.00% +46.10% -14.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £31.50 -

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 Stevenage with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 58 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 35.58% 16.67% 31.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 16
Stevenage median daily rate £260 £330 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% +27.54% +44.76%
10th Percentile £163 £271 £250
90th Percentile £438 £609 £388
Hertfordshire median daily rate £331 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -11.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Stevenage median hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.73% +15.38% -18.75%
10th Percentile £10.34 £9.84 £10.95
90th Percentile £43.30 £46.25 £14.65
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% +3.57%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Stevenage

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Stevenage

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Unix.

1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
3 5 (62.50%) IIS
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Middleware
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (62.50%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (50.00%) ThingWorx
4 4 (50.00%) PTC
4 4 (50.00%) Windchill
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) FTP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) HPUX
5 2 (25.00%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) IIS
1 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
2 4 (50.00%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Support
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) CMDB
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) HPUX
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Korn
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) PTC
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy