The median contractor rate for a Unix Team Leader was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Unix Team Lead
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 607 637 641
Rank change year-on-year +30 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Team Leader 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £415 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.16% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £370 -
% change year-on-year +12.16% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42733 51025 51236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 95.23% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27760 33065 30937
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1587 2052
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Unix Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Unix Team Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Team Leader in the UK

Unix Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix Team Leader in the UK

Unix Team Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix Team Leader in the UK

Unix Team Leader
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 1 £415 +12.16% 1
South East +12 1 £415 +12.16%
Leatherhead - 1 £415 -
Surrey - 1 £415 -

Unix Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Unix Team Leader contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Unix Team Leader in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Unix Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat