The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 33 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing Unix 54 76 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.65% 6.28% 4.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.55% 26.67% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 16
Median daily rate £463 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.53% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £256 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £437 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.74% +12.85%
Unix
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
196 285 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.50% 23.53% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 111 92
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £455 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 28
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £27.60 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Buckinghamshire region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Buckinghamshire region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -10 39 £500 +56.25%
High Wycombe +5 3 £240 -50.25% 1
Marlow - 1 - -
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 45 (41.67%) Windows
2 43 (39.81%) Finance
3 40 (37.04%) Linux
4 37 (34.26%) SQL
5 35 (32.41%) Oracle
6 31 (28.70%) Java
7 30 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 28 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 25 (23.15%) SMTP
10 25 (23.15%) Banking
11 23 (21.30%) IBM
12 22 (20.37%) JavaScript
12 22 (20.37%) Internet
13 19 (17.59%) FTP
14 18 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 18 (16.67%) WebSphere
15 17 (15.74%) PowerCenter
15 17 (15.74%) HTML
16 16 (14.81%) XML
16 16 (14.81%) Shell Script
16 16 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (13.89%) Mainframe
17 15 (13.89%) VB
17 15 (13.89%) ETL
17 15 (13.89%) jQuery
18 14 (12.96%) PowerShell
18 14 (12.96%) CESG
18 14 (12.96%) .NET
18 14 (12.96%) PHP

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 14 (12.96%) Apache
3 13 (12.04%) IIS
4 12 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 8 (7.41%) Apache Spark
6 4 (3.70%) SAS
7 3 (2.78%) CICS
7 3 (2.78%) JBoss
8 2 (1.85%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.85%) PowerExchange
9 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.15%) SMTP
2 22 (20.37%) Internet
3 19 (17.59%) FTP
4 13 (12.04%) LDAP
5 12 (11.11%) IPsec
5 12 (11.11%) SSH
6 7 (6.48%) Wireless
7 6 (5.56%) Firewall
7 6 (5.56%) SSL
7 6 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.63%) VPN
9 4 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.70%) Intranet
10 3 (2.78%) SAN
11 2 (1.85%) Broadband
12 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.93%) HTTP
12 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.93%) Network Security
12 1 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.74%) PowerCenter
3 9 (8.33%) DB2
3 9 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 9 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (7.41%) Apache Hive
4 8 (7.41%) Big Data
4 8 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (7.41%) HBase
4 8 (7.41%) Impala
4 8 (7.41%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.48%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (6.48%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.56%) Cloudera CDH
7 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.78%) MySQL
8 3 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) JIRA
1 4 (3.70%) Maven
1 4 (3.70%) Selenium
1 4 (3.70%) WebDriver
2 3 (2.78%) ChangeMan
3 1 (0.93%) Introscope
General
1 43 (39.81%) Finance
2 25 (23.15%) Banking
3 8 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (22.22%) Developer
2 18 (16.67%) Analyst
3 8 (7.41%) Administrator
4 7 (6.48%) Consultant
4 7 (6.48%) Security Advisor
5 6 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 6 (5.56%) Unix Analyst
6 5 (4.63%) Data Engineer
6 5 (4.63%) Hadoop Engineer
6 5 (4.63%) Security Specialist
6 5 (4.63%) Tivoli Analyst
7 4 (3.70%) Big Data Engineer
7 4 (3.70%) Information Security Specialist
7 4 (3.70%) Information Specialist
7 4 (3.70%) Programmer
7 4 (3.70%) Security Consultant
7 4 (3.70%) Support Analyst
7 4 (3.70%) Unix Support
8 3 (2.78%) Applications Support
8 3 (2.78%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.74%) HTML
2 16 (14.81%) XML
3 15 (13.89%) jQuery
4 14 (12.96%) .NET
5 13 (12.04%) AngularJS
5 13 (12.04%) CSS
5 13 (12.04%) HTML5
5 13 (12.04%) Laravel
5 13 (12.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (11.11%) SOAP
7 8 (7.41%) ISPF
8 7 (6.48%) J2EE
9 5 (4.63%) 802.1X
9 5 (4.63%) Spring
10 4 (3.70%) Java EE
10 4 (3.70%) JSP
10 4 (3.70%) Middleware
11 3 (2.78%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.78%) Node.js
11 3 (2.78%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.89%) Mainframe
3 14 (12.96%) CESG
4 12 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 12 (11.11%) Cryptography
5 11 (10.19%) Management Information System
6 6 (5.56%) HACMP
7 5 (4.63%) Clustering
8 4 (3.70%) AS400
9 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
9 3 (2.78%) Data Integration
9 3 (2.78%) iSeries
9 3 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (2.78%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.85%) LPAR
10 2 (1.85%) Replication
10 2 (1.85%) VSAM
11 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 45 (41.67%) Windows
2 40 (37.04%) Linux
3 13 (12.04%) zOS
4 12 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 9 (8.33%) MVS
6 7 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.63%) Windows NT
8 4 (3.70%) Windows Server
9 3 (2.78%) AIX
10 2 (1.85%) Solaris
10 2 (1.85%) VMS
11 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (13.89%) ETL
3 14 (12.96%) Information Assurance
3 14 (12.96%) Project Management
4 13 (12.04%) ISMS
4 13 (12.04%) Technical Analysis
4 13 (12.04%) Web Development
4 13 (12.04%) Workflow
5 12 (11.11%) DevOps
5 12 (11.11%) OWASP
5 12 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 12 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 11 (10.19%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (10.19%) Scrum
7 10 (9.26%) Data Analysis
7 10 (9.26%) Fuzz Testing
7 10 (9.26%) Risk Management
8 9 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.26%) SQL
2 31 (28.70%) Java
3 22 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.81%) Shell Script
5 15 (13.89%) VB
6 14 (12.96%) PHP
6 14 (12.96%) PowerShell
7 12 (11.11%) C#
8 11 (10.19%) JCL
9 9 (8.33%) Scala
10 8 (7.41%) REXX
11 7 (6.48%) Perl
12 4 (3.70%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.78%) AWK
13 3 (2.78%) Python
13 3 (2.78%) sed
14 2 (1.85%) COBOL
15 1 (0.93%) C++
15 1 (0.93%) Jython
15 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (12.96%) CESG Certified Professional
1 14 (12.96%) CISSP
2 12 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.33%) CEH
4 8 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.70%) ISEB
5 4 (3.70%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.78%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.26%) Data Quality
1 10 (9.26%) RMADS
2 9 (8.33%) SLA
3 4 (3.70%) QA
4 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.11%) Sendmail
3 8 (7.41%) Time Sharing Option
4 7 (6.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (2.78%) Veritas File System
5 3 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.78%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.85%) Apache Flume
6 2 (1.85%) HDFS
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (11.11%) Control-M
2 11 (10.19%) Tivoli
3 5 (4.63%) CA Wily
4 4 (3.70%) Nexpose
5 2 (1.85%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (1.85%) Linux-HA
5 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.93%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.93%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 35 (32.41%) Oracle
2 23 (21.30%) IBM
3 12 (11.11%) Citrix
3 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.19%) Informatica
5 8 (7.41%) Cloudera
5 8 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 7 (6.48%) Remedy
6 7 (6.48%) Symantec
6 7 (6.48%) VMware
7 5 (4.63%) F5
8 4 (3.70%) ArcSight
8 4 (3.70%) Blue Coat
8 4 (3.70%) FireEye
8 4 (3.70%) GFI Software
8 4 (3.70%) Intel Security
8 4 (3.70%) LogRhythm
8 4 (3.70%) Rapid7
8 4 (3.70%) Sourcefire
8 4 (3.70%) TippingPoint