The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 30 34 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Contract jobs citing UNIX 6 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.06% 1.98% 6.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.11% 6.36% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
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£338 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £410 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+127.14% -36.36%
UNIX
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
74 110 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.43% 31.16% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 48 22
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) KVM
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) C
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) Perl
3 3 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) HTTP
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) Apache
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) Debian
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Front Office
4 2 (13.33%) Back Office

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) LDAP
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) 3G
3 1 (6.67%) ISUP
3 1 (6.67%) INAP
3 1 (6.67%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) GNU Toolchain
1 1 (6.67%) BitKeeper
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Front Office
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) POSIX
2 1 (6.67%) JavaBeans
2 1 (6.67%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
1 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Debian
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
1 3 (20.00%) Python
1 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (20.00%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) sed
3 1 (6.67%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCIE
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) CCDA
1 1 (6.67%) CCDP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
2 3 (20.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.67%) Netcool
1 1 (6.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (6.67%) Netcool/Proviso
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
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