The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 34 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.54% 2.25% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 10.53% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £320 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +25.00%
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
15 57 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 8.15% 21.35% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 41 26
Median daily rate £375 £330 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +120.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £360 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £21.15 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 12 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Unix.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (50.00%) Dot Hill
2 1 (50.00%) Nexenta

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Dot Hill
1 1 (50.00%) Nexenta
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat