The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 39 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.31% 0.76% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.17% 6.00% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £338 £250 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.33 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-33.35% +20.68%
Unix
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 50 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.38% 12.63% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 28
Median daily rate £305 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.55 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £338 - 2
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) Service Design
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) COBOL
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (20.00%) ProC
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) Cygwin
4 1 (10.00%) sed
4 1 (10.00%) Database Security
4 1 (10.00%) Tivoli

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
1 2 (20.00%) DB2 UDB
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (20.00%) ProC
2 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Subject Matter Expert
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Production DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (60.00%) Service Design
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) COBOL
1 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) AWK
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) sed
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy
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