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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.21% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£331 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +20.68%
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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
54 52 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 21.69% 27.96% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 11
Average daily rate £325 £110 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+195.45% -70.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £100 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

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 2 July 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 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Solaris
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) Maven
3 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
4 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 3 (18.75%) MySQL
5 3 (18.75%) Perl
5 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
5 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
5 3 (18.75%) Ruby
6 2 (12.50%) SCCM
6 2 (12.50%) XenApp
6 2 (12.50%) Veritas File System
6 2 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (12.50%) Veeam
6 2 (12.50%) SCSA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
3 2 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
4 1 (6.25%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Maven
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Informatica Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) XSLT
2 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.25%) Lucene
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) Java EE
2 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) JPA
2 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
3 1 (6.25%) Learning Management System
3 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
3 5 (31.25%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (6.25%) Server Hardening
2 1 (6.25%) MVC
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Scrum
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
2 1 (6.25%) System Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) XPath
4 1 (6.25%) Groovy
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) JPQL
4 1 (6.25%) HQL
4 1 (6.25%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Sun Certification
1 2 (12.50%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) Veritas File System
2 2 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Veeam
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Sun
2 2 (12.50%) Dell
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) CommVault
2 2 (12.50%) Informatica
2 2 (12.50%) Veritas
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Fortinet