The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 29 March 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 Sussex / Worthing
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 31 15
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16  
Contract jobs citing Unix 15 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 11.81% 9.09% 9.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 37.21% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 6
Median daily rate £512 £650 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.30% +40.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £650 £475
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 £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  

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 Worthing with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Worthing
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 20 43 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 15.75% 24.43% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 18
Median daily rate £512 £488 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.92% +16.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £750 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £15.38
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 Worthing

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worthing 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 Worthing

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Worthing

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Worthing over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Worthing

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Unix.

1 25 (80.65%) Git (software)
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
4 19 (61.29%) SQL
4 19 (61.29%) XML
5 17 (54.84%) Java
5 17 (54.84%) Scrum
5 17 (54.84%) Subversion
6 15 (48.39%) Scala
6 15 (48.39%) HTML
6 15 (48.39%) Oracle
6 15 (48.39%) CSS
6 15 (48.39%) Linux
7 14 (45.16%) SOAP
7 14 (45.16%) EJB
7 14 (45.16%) WebLogic
7 14 (45.16%) Hibernate
7 14 (45.16%) REST
7 14 (45.16%) Spring
8 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
9 12 (38.71%) HTTP
9 12 (38.71%) JIRA
10 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (32.26%) Confluence
12 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
12 9 (29.03%) Visualisation
12 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (29.03%) Web Development
12 9 (29.03%) Web Design
12 9 (29.03%) webMethods

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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 14 (45.16%) WebLogic
2 10 (32.26%) Confluence
3 6 (19.35%) Apache
3 6 (19.35%) JBoss
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (9.68%) nginx
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) GitHub
1 3 (9.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) HTTP
2 3 (9.68%) SSL
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) FTP
3 1 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (80.65%) Git (software)
2 17 (54.84%) Subversion
3 12 (38.71%) JIRA
4 8 (25.81%) Maven
4 8 (25.81%) Selenium
5 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
5 6 (19.35%) IntelliJ
5 6 (19.35%) JUnit
6 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
6 5 (16.13%) Gatling
7 3 (9.68%) Ant
7 3 (9.68%) Grunt
7 3 (9.68%) gulp
7 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
7 3 (9.68%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (9.68%) Sublime Text
8 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
8 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Scala Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Java Developer
4 10 (32.26%) Agile Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Digital Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (9.68%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) SAP Test Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Scala Developer
8 2 (6.45%) XML Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Administrator
9 1 (3.23%) Interaction Designer
9 1 (3.23%) Interaction Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Scala Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) XML
2 15 (48.39%) CSS
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 14 (45.16%) EJB
3 14 (45.16%) Hibernate
3 14 (45.16%) REST
3 14 (45.16%) SOAP
3 14 (45.16%) Spring
4 8 (25.81%) EclipseLink
4 8 (25.81%) EJB 3.0
4 8 (25.81%) JMS
4 8 (25.81%) JPA
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle ADF
4 8 (25.81%) Web Services
4 8 (25.81%) XSD
4 8 (25.81%) XSLT
5 7 (22.58%) Play Framework
6 6 (19.35%) HTML5
6 6 (19.35%) J2SE
6 6 (19.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Mac OS X
3 5 (16.13%) Windows
4 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) SUSE
5 1 (3.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Scrum
3 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
4 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (29.03%) Visualisation
5 9 (29.03%) Web Design
5 9 (29.03%) Web Development
6 8 (25.81%) Open Source
6 8 (25.81%) SDLC
7 6 (19.35%) DevOps
7 6 (19.35%) Microservices
7 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
7 6 (19.35%) SOA
8 5 (16.13%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
8 5 (16.13%) Validation
9 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
9 3 (9.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
2 19 (61.29%) SQL
3 17 (54.84%) Java
4 15 (48.39%) Scala
5 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
6 4 (12.90%) Perl
6 4 (12.90%) Ruby
7 3 (9.68%) C#
7 3 (9.68%) Groovy
7 3 (9.68%) Haskell
7 3 (9.68%) Python
8 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.23%) Korn
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ISEB
1 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
1 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.23%) NFS
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Grafana
2 3 (9.68%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 9 (29.03%) webMethods
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) SAP
4 3 (9.68%) Adobe
4 3 (9.68%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat