The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank - 18 22
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.52% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.35% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £381 £358
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +6.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +9.24%
Unix
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Operating Systems Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 23 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 19.44% 34.85% 33.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 12
Median daily rate £340 £140 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -56.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £135 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £230 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £29.17 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Aberdeen region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Unix
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) PhD
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Life Science
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) PhD