The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
London / Uxbridge
Rank 8 16 16
Rank change year-on-year +8 0  
Contract jobs citing Unix 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 5.88% 1.32% 4.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 11.11% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £300 £375 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +37.61%  
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 £31.50 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% -1.40%  

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 Uxbridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Uxbridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 9 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 15.69% 11.84% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Median daily rate £300 £268 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -2.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £336
% change year-on-year +6.37% +8.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -10.29% +9.67%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge 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 Uxbridge

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Uxbridge

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Uxbridge

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Unix.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Server Building
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Java

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Subject Matter Expert
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft