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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport - - 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £27.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +42.34% -28.84%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13 26 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 33.33% 31.33% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 3
Median daily rate £413 £500 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +104.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £191 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £750 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Median hourly rate £162.50 - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport citing Unix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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