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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 25 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Unix 4 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.60% 4.28% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.26% 23.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate £300 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-8.28% +86.90%
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
39 47 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 25.32% 18.29% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 14
Average daily rate £325 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £26.60 £39.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.79% +160.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 5 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) XQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Lucene
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
4 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) JPA
4 2 (28.57%) TestNG
4 2 (28.57%) XPath
4 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 2 (28.57%) SQLite
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
1 2 (28.57%) Jetty
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQLite
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) TestNG
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Solr Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) XML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) JPA
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Lucene
2 2 (28.57%) Servlets
2 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) XPath
3 2 (28.57%) XQuery
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Teradata