The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 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 23 April 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
Berkshire / Wokingham
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 9.52% 12.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
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 £33.25 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +47.77% -35.71%  

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 Wokingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Wokingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2 24 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 9.52% 48.00% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 3
Median daily rate £325 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.20% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wokingham 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 Wokingham

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Wokingham

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Wokingham region with a requirement for Unix.

1 3 (100.00%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) RUP
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wokingham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) RUP
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle