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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 11 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 7.69% 11.94% 14.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 80.00% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £40.60 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +3.17%
Unix
Essex

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
9 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 34.62% 14.93% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Median hourly rate £34.75 £40.60 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.40% +224.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 31 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Unix.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) DataStage
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec

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 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) DataStage
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) DataStage Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec