The median contractor rate for a Unix Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Support
UK / Wales
Rank - 76 -
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Support 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £320 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £325 £319
% change year-on-year -23.07% +1.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £20.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year +87.95% +59.61%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 679 672 674
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.59% 98.25% 96.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 449 380
Median daily rate £393 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 40 44
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.92% +4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.50 £22.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Unix Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales that featured Unix Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Support in Wales

Unix Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix Support in Wales

Unix Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix Support in Wales