The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 26 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
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Unix 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 11.76% - 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.77% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £113 - £510
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 £27.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +43.63% -29.48%  

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Wolverhampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13 7 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 38.24% 15.22% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 10
Median daily rate £335 £95 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +252.30% -65.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £95 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £95 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.65 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Wolverhampton

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Wolverhampton over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Wolverhampton

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Unix.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Wyse
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) AS400
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Line Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) BPR
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (25.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) SafeCom
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Wyse
4 1 (25.00%) Sun