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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 18 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing UNIX 13 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.86% 5.94% 4.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.57% 21.31% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
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£378 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.17% -17.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UNIX
Berkshire

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 61 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.33% 27.85% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 18 13
Average daily rate £325 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £142 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £16.50 £16.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.57% +1.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 October 2014, 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 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
3 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) IBM
4 9 (29.03%) ITIL
5 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
6 7 (22.58%) Workflow
6 7 (22.58%) SQL
7 6 (19.35%) Remedy
7 6 (19.35%) SLA
7 6 (19.35%) BMC
7 6 (19.35%) ITSM
7 6 (19.35%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (19.35%) Remedy AR System
7 6 (19.35%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (16.13%) VMware
8 5 (16.13%) 3G
8 5 (16.13%) Internet
8 5 (16.13%) HP
9 4 (12.90%) Cisco
9 4 (12.90%) Juniper
9 4 (12.90%) SAN
9 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
9 4 (12.90%) AIX
9 4 (12.90%) Information Security
9 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
9 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Remedy ITSM
1 6 (19.35%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
1 5 (16.13%) 3G
2 4 (12.90%) SAN
3 3 (9.68%) LDAP
3 3 (9.68%) ISUP
3 3 (9.68%) INAP
3 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 3 (9.68%) Network Security
3 3 (9.68%) LTE
4 2 (6.45%) 4G
4 2 (6.45%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (6.45%) 2G
4 2 (6.45%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQLPlus
2 2 (6.45%) DB2
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Remedy Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Support
7 2 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) JDBC
1 2 (6.45%) XML
1 2 (6.45%) Spring
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) AIX
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (9.68%) VMS
4 3 (9.68%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) zOS
5 1 (3.23%) SUSE
5 1 (3.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Workflow
3 6 (19.35%) ITSM
3 6 (19.35%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (12.90%) Information Security
5 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Change Control
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.23%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) AWK
3 3 (9.68%) Korn
3 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.68%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CCIE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) CCDA
4 1 (3.23%) CCDP
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.68%) vSphere
2 3 (9.68%) KVM
2 3 (9.68%) Xen
3 1 (3.23%) NFS
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Cobbler
3 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 10 (32.26%) IBM
3 6 (19.35%) BMC
3 6 (19.35%) Remedy
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco
5 4 (12.90%) Juniper
6 3 (9.68%) Dell
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.68%) Sun
6 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.68%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.23%) Informatica
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
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