Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 22 November 2017 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
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 28 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11 -
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 1.85% 1.62% 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 4.92% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Stockport median daily rate - £380 -
Manchester median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stockport median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £40.25 - £22.50

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 Stockport with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Stockport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 32 61 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 29.63% 32.97% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 50 5
Stockport median daily rate £179 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.88% +30.77% +20.37%
10th Percentile £146 £273 £223
90th Percentile £408 £546 £360
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 17
Stockport median hourly rate £40.00 £26.75 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.53% -15.08% +173.91%
10th Percentile £13.35 £15.48 £12.75
90th Percentile £155.88 £37.43 £40.00
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +16.20% +11.11% -6.90%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Stockport

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Stockport

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for Unix.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared DBA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared