The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 27 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.21% - 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.19% - 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
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 £30.00 £30.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.82% -13.57%
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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 Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 24.52% 18.97% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 9
Average daily rate £325 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £440 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 1
Average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.18 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -11.76%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 7 (53.85%) Cisco
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Solaris
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Documentum
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) WLAN
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) Captiva
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) QA
6 1 (7.69%) Selenium
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) OO

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 (23.08%) WebLogic
1 3 (23.08%) Documentum
1 3 (23.08%) Captiva
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Documentum Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Documentum Support
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Technology
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Solaris
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) OO
2 1 (7.69%) OOD
2 1 (7.69%) SOA
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
2 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Kanban
2 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
2 1 (7.69%) BDD
2 1 (7.69%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Teradata