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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 24 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 8 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.29% 3.69% 3.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.67% 15.52% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Average daily rate
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£401 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.01% -2.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.08 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.27% -21.42%
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
75 58 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.86% 23.77% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 20
Average daily rate £350 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.01% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £160 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.69 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.17% +71.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -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 19 December 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 19 December 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 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) Retail
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 4 (23.53%) Juniper
5 3 (17.65%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) LDAP
5 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) VMS
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (17.65%) Internet
5 3 (17.65%) TIBCO
5 3 (17.65%) 3G
5 3 (17.65%) ISUP
5 3 (17.65%) INAP
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Dell
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) LTE
5 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 3 (17.65%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (17.65%) vSphere

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
1 3 (17.65%) LDAP
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
1 3 (17.65%) 3G
1 3 (17.65%) ISUP
1 3 (17.65%) INAP
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) LTE
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) VMS
4 2 (11.76%) AIX
5 1 (5.88%) HPUX
5 1 (5.88%) zOS
5 1 (5.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Information Security
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
2 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) MODAF
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CCIE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) CCDA
2 1 (5.88%) CCDP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 3 (17.65%) vSphere
2 3 (17.65%) KVM
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) HP
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) TIBCO
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
Bracknell, Berkshire
The Curve Group
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