Period
to 22 November 2017

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 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
Hillingdon > Uxbridge
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 16 27
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11 +2
Contract jobs citing Unix 8 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 6.15% 6.19% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.56% 20.00% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Uxbridge median daily rate £410 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.68% - -
Hillingdon median daily rate £385 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% +39.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Uxbridge median hourly rate - - -
Hillingdon median hourly rate - - -

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 Uxbridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Uxbridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 59 35 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 45.38% 30.97% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 23
Uxbridge median daily rate £135 £325 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.46% +22.64% -17.19%
10th Percentile £65 £114 £115
90th Percentile £411 £488 £400
Hillingdon median daily rate £270 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -22.86% - +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Uxbridge median hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% -9.68% +10.40%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.00 £14.75
90th Percentile £11.50 £15.00 £16.25
Hillingdon median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% -9.68% +10.40%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Uxbridge over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Uxbridge

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Uxbridge

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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Unix.

1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
5 1 (12.50%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (12.50%) Multichannel Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
5 1 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)

Unix
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) SNMP
3 1 (12.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Server Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) Meteor
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
1 1 (12.50%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) BCP
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Multichannel Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (12.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds