Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - +13 +7
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 7.69% - 2.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.71% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Wolverhampton median daily rate £113 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Wolverhampton median hourly rate £13.91 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.41 - -

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wolverhampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 21.54% 20.34% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Wolverhampton median daily rate £149 £340 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +36.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £106 £177 £166
90th Percentile £372 £425 £365
West Midlands median daily rate £370 £395 £339
% change year-on-year -6.33% +16.61% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Wolverhampton median hourly rate £16.50 £12.82 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.68% -11.57% -3.33%
10th Percentile £12.93 £12.03 £11.75
90th Percentile £21.00 £13.90 £15.15
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.40
% change year-on-year +3.57% -2.78% -4.00%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

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 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 24 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Coaching
2 4 (80.00%) Line Management
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) FTP
4 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) GSM
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) PBX
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) LDAP
4 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services

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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) GSM
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) PABX
2 2 (40.00%) PBX
2 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Officer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Officer
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Support
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Support Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) PKI
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Coaching
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) iptables
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) Postfix
2 2 (40.00%) Samba
2 2 (40.00%) Squid
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus
1 2 (40.00%) Nmap
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (40.00%) SafeCom
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Netcool
2 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) NEC
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Wyse
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Meridio
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas