The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 116 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Unix Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2019 2331 2291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.36% 93.09% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1095 1328 1131
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 109 88
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Unix Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Unix Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Unix Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Unix Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Unix Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Maidenhead - 2 £500 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Unix Administrator
South East

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Unix Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
3 1 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Kafka
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (33.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) ProC
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Django
1 1 (33.33%) Kafka
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Hardening
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) vCloud
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) VMware