Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 24 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 47 41
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6 -22
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.58% 0.22% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 1.33% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Suffolk median daily rate £450 £220 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +104.55% -48.24% -5.56%
10th Percentile £430 £220 £388
90th Percentile £495 £220 £463
East of England median daily rate £472 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +34.89% -12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £12.50
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -3.08% -7.14% -

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 Suffolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 45 75 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 14.24% 16.27% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 45 47
Suffolk median daily rate £313 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.35% - +5.08%
10th Percentile £130 £198 £191
90th Percentile £551 £538 £527
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Suffolk median hourly rate - £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.00% -3.85%
East of England median hourly rate £21.28 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +28.94% -2.94% +3.03%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Suffolk

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Suffolk

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Suffolk

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +10 5 £450 +104.55%
Unix
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Unix.

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) ES6
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) Post-Production
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) OSGi
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) DataPower
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) API Development
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Post-Production
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ES6
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM