The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Essex / Basildon
Rank 8 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Unix 15 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 26.32% 24.14% 4.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% 70.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £260 £455 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £34.25 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.75%

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

Operating Systems Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 31.58% 34.48% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £258 £455 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.40% +21.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +4.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Unix.

1 15 (93.75%) SQL
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) JSON
4 7 (43.75%) Unica
4 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) CRM
4 7 (43.75%) B2C
4 7 (43.75%) Adobe
4 7 (43.75%) Adobe Campaign
5 6 (37.50%) Web Development
6 5 (31.25%) Analytics
6 5 (31.25%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
6 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
7 4 (25.00%) C++
7 4 (25.00%) PVCS
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) Sun Certification
7 4 (25.00%) DataStage
7 4 (25.00%) Sun
7 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Teradata
7 4 (25.00%) Systems Analysis

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Adobe Campaign
1 7 (43.75%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (25.00%) DataStage
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) DB2
3 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) PVCS
2 3 (18.75%) AccuRev
General
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Unix Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) JSON
1 8 (50.00%) XML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) B2C
2 7 (43.75%) CRM
3 6 (37.50%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Database Tuning
6 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 1 (6.25%) Digital Forensics
8 1 (6.25%) Forensic Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Password Management
8 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) PHP
5 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
6 4 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Adobe
3 4 (25.00%) Sun
3 4 (25.00%) Teradata
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) VMware