The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 June 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 31 23
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington - 4.27% 5.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 16.28% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 10
Median daily rate - £425 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -33.33%  
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 £39.50 £27.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year +42.34% -27.45%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31 86 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 22.96% 26.22% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 61 22
Median daily rate £306 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £310 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Warrington

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Warrington