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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 29 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 11 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.53% 0.48% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.15% 2.13% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+262.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.08 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.27% -21.42%
UNIX
East Sussex

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
52 47 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 21.40% 22.38% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 6
Average daily rate £325 £306 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £449 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 1
Average hourly rate £36.25 £14.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.38% +1.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 24 December 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 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 9 (52.94%) Solaris
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) Apache
6 4 (23.53%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
7 3 (17.65%) LDAP
7 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) Documentum
7 3 (17.65%) LAN
7 3 (17.65%) WLAN
7 3 (17.65%) IBM
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (17.65%) Clustering
7 3 (17.65%) Wireless
7 3 (17.65%) Veritas
7 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
7 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
7 3 (17.65%) Veritas File System
7 3 (17.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (17.65%) Captiva
7 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) Git (software)

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Documentum
2 3 (17.65%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) Captiva
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) LDAP
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) WLAN
3 3 (17.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) MarkLogic
1 1 (5.88%) BaseX
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) RSpec
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Documentum Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Documentum Support
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Technology
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Servlets
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Solaris
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) OO
2 1 (5.88%) OOD
2 1 (5.88%) SOA
2 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) Scrum
2 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (5.88%) Web Development
2 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Kanban
2 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
2 1 (5.88%) BDD
2 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) XQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) XPath
3 1 (5.88%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Sun Certification
1 2 (11.76%) SCSA
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Veritas File System
1 3 (17.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) Veritas
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Sun
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Teradata
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