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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 34 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.83% - 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.24% - 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£413 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £28.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+15.04% -5.83%
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 Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 52 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 23.11% 30.59% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 6
Average daily rate £300 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £105 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £350 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%

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
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 1 May 2015, 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 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Solaris
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Veritas File System
4 5 (31.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (31.25%) IBM
4 5 (31.25%) LDAP
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) Veritas
4 5 (31.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (31.25%) Clustering
5 4 (25.00%) Sun Certification
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) Sun
5 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (25.00%) SCSA
6 3 (18.75%) Spring
6 3 (18.75%) XPath

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 5 (31.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (6.25%) Moodle
5 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) MarkLogic
1 2 (12.50%) BaseX
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) RSpec
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 3 (18.75%) XSLT
3 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
4 2 (12.50%) Servlets
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) Lucene
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (6.25%) Java EE
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) JPA
5 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Learning Management System
3 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
3 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Solaris
3 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (18.75%) AIX
4 3 (18.75%) SUSE
5 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
1 1 (6.25%) DevOps
1 1 (6.25%) Functional Programming
1 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (6.25%) BDD
1 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
1 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
1 1 (6.25%) System Testing
1 1 (6.25%) Kanban
1 1 (6.25%) OOD
1 1 (6.25%) SOA
1 1 (6.25%) OO
1 1 (6.25%) MVC
1 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
1 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) XPath
3 3 (18.75%) XQuery
4 1 (6.25%) JPQL
4 1 (6.25%) HQL
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Groovy
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Sun Certification
1 4 (25.00%) SCSA
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Veritas File System
1 5 (31.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) Veritas
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Sun
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) CommVault
5 1 (6.25%) Informatica