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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 39 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing UNIX 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.10% 1.84% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.56% 6.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£331 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
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
54 73 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 19.78% 26.84% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 34 9
Average daily rate £325 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £100 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.73 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.78% -46.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 September 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 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Maven
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) Veeam
4 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) SCCM
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) CommVault
4 2 (20.00%) Informatica
4 2 (20.00%) SLA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Informatica Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) System Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Veeam
2 2 (20.00%) CommVault
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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