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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 22 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing UNIX 11 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.66% 6.61% 4.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 21.74% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
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£378 £295 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.96% -4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £356 £342
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 £31.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.76%
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
77 69 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 32.63% 30.40% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 18 15
Average daily rate £325 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £157 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £430 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 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 £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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 1 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 1 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 (42.42%) Oracle
2 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Shell Script
3 12 (36.36%) Linux
4 11 (33.33%) IBM
5 9 (27.27%) ITIL
5 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 7 (21.21%) Workflow
6 7 (21.21%) Solaris
7 6 (18.18%) SLA
7 6 (18.18%) BMC
7 6 (18.18%) Tivoli
7 6 (18.18%) Remedy
7 6 (18.18%) AIX
7 6 (18.18%) ITSM
7 6 (18.18%) Korn
7 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (18.18%) Remedy AR System
7 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (15.15%) Puppet
8 5 (15.15%) Cobbler
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (15.15%) Internet
8 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
8 5 (15.15%) Xen
8 5 (15.15%) AWK
8 5 (15.15%) Perl

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.03%) ArcGIS
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
1 6 (18.18%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Internet
1 5 (15.15%) 3G
2 4 (12.12%) Network Security
3 3 (9.09%) LTE
3 3 (9.09%) Firewall
3 3 (9.09%) SAN
3 3 (9.09%) ISUP
3 3 (9.09%) INAP
3 3 (9.09%) LDAP
4 2 (6.06%) SS7
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) 2G
4 2 (6.06%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (6.06%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQLPlus
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.09%) DB2
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Introscope
General
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
1 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Military
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Support Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Remedy Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Middleware
1 3 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) JDBC
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) Spring
3 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) XSLT
3 1 (3.03%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Linux
3 7 (21.21%) Solaris
4 6 (18.18%) AIX
4 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (15.15%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.09%) VMS
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.03%) SUSE
8 1 (3.03%) zOS
8 1 (3.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Workflow
3 6 (18.18%) ITSM
3 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (12.12%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) Change Control
5 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security
5 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.03%) Database Security
7 1 (3.03%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Shell Script
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) Korn
3 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 5 (15.15%) AWK
4 5 (15.15%) Perl
5 3 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Xen
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) KVM
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Tivoli
2 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 5 (15.15%) Cobbler
3 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 11 (33.33%) IBM
3 6 (18.18%) BMC
3 6 (18.18%) Remedy
4 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
4 5 (15.15%) Sun
5 4 (12.12%) HP
6 3 (9.09%) VMware
6 3 (9.09%) Juniper
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
7 2 (6.06%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) ESRI
8 1 (3.03%) Fujitsu
8 1 (3.03%) EMC
8 1 (3.03%) Informatica
8 1 (3.03%) NetApp
8 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
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