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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 15 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Unix 82 99 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.13% 7.34% 5.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.61% 32.14% 26.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 25
Median daily rate £450 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £255 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +26.98%
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
218 308 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.28% 22.85% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 111 104
Median daily rate £387 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.30% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +5 66 £475 +22.58% 3
High Wycombe +6 1 £245 -45.55%
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 69 (51.88%) Windows
2 44 (33.08%) Oracle
3 42 (31.58%) SQL
3 42 (31.58%) Linux
4 37 (27.82%) Finance
5 35 (26.32%) Java
5 35 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 31 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (20.30%) Active Directory
8 25 (18.80%) Information Assurance
9 24 (18.05%) Internet
9 24 (18.05%) Banking
10 23 (17.29%) FTP
11 21 (15.79%) SMTP
12 19 (14.29%) Hadoop
13 18 (13.53%) Big Data
13 18 (13.53%) Mainframe
13 18 (13.53%) PowerCenter
13 18 (13.53%) JavaScript
13 18 (13.53%) Scrum
14 17 (12.78%) Microsoft
14 17 (12.78%) Security Cleared
15 16 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (12.03%) CESG Certified Professional
15 16 (12.03%) CISSP
15 16 (12.03%) Tivoli
15 16 (12.03%) IBM
15 16 (12.03%) Cryptography
15 16 (12.03%) CESG
16 15 (11.28%) SSH

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 14 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.02%) Apache Spark
3 11 (8.27%) WebSphere
4 8 (6.02%) Apache
5 7 (5.26%) IIS
6 4 (3.01%) JBoss
7 3 (2.26%) CICS
7 3 (2.26%) SAS
8 2 (1.50%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.05%) Internet
2 23 (17.29%) FTP
3 21 (15.79%) SMTP
4 15 (11.28%) IPsec
4 15 (11.28%) SSH
5 11 (8.27%) Firewall
6 9 (6.77%) LDAP
6 9 (6.77%) TCP/IP
7 8 (6.02%) SSL
7 8 (6.02%) Wireless
8 6 (4.51%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (4.51%) VPN
9 3 (2.26%) Intranet
10 2 (1.50%) HTTP
10 2 (1.50%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.75%) ATM
11 1 (0.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 1 (0.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (0.75%) Network Security
11 1 (0.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 18 (13.53%) Big Data
3 18 (13.53%) PowerCenter
4 11 (8.27%) Oracle Database
5 9 (6.77%) Apache Hive
5 9 (6.77%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (6.77%) HBase
5 9 (6.77%) Impala
5 9 (6.77%) MySQL
6 8 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (6.02%) Cloudera CDH
6 8 (6.02%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.02%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.26%) Data Lake
7 7 (5.26%) DB2
8 6 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (4.51%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.76%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Selenium
2 6 (4.51%) WebDriver
3 4 (3.01%) JIRA
3 4 (3.01%) Maven
4 3 (2.26%) ChangeMan
4 3 (2.26%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.26%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.50%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.50%) Introscope
5 2 (1.50%) JMeter
General
1 37 (27.82%) Finance
2 24 (18.05%) Banking
3 14 (10.53%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) Marketing
4 2 (1.50%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
5 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (17.29%) Analyst
2 19 (14.29%) Developer
3 9 (6.77%) Consultant
4 8 (6.02%) Unix Analyst
5 7 (5.26%) Big Data Engineer
5 7 (5.26%) Data Engineer
5 7 (5.26%) Hadoop Engineer
5 7 (5.26%) Information Assurance Leader
5 7 (5.26%) Security Advisor
5 7 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 6 (4.51%) Java Developer
6 6 (4.51%) Programmer
6 6 (4.51%) Tivoli Analyst
7 5 (3.76%) Administrator
7 5 (3.76%) DBA
7 5 (3.76%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (3.76%) Security Specialist
7 5 (3.76%) SQL DBA
8 4 (3.01%) Information Specialist
8 4 (3.01%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.28%) XML
2 10 (7.52%) HTML
2 10 (7.52%) J2EE
2 10 (7.52%) jQuery
3 9 (6.77%) .NET
3 9 (6.77%) ISPF
3 9 (6.77%) SOAP
3 9 (6.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (6.02%) Spring
5 6 (4.51%) 802.1X
5 6 (4.51%) AngularJS
5 6 (4.51%) CSS
5 6 (4.51%) HTML5
5 6 (4.51%) Laravel
5 6 (4.51%) Node.js
6 4 (3.01%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.01%) JSP
7 3 (2.26%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.26%) JMS
7 3 (2.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.53%) Mainframe
2 16 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.03%) CESG
2 16 (12.03%) Cryptography
3 15 (11.28%) Client/Server
4 10 (7.52%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.01%) AS400
6 3 (2.26%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.26%) Clustering
6 3 (2.26%) HACMP
6 3 (2.26%) iSeries
7 2 (1.50%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.50%) IVR
7 2 (1.50%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.50%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.50%) Replication
8 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.75%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 69 (51.88%) Windows
2 42 (31.58%) Linux
3 14 (10.53%) Windows Vista
4 12 (9.02%) Windows NT
5 9 (6.77%) MVS
6 8 (6.02%) zOS
7 4 (3.01%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.26%) Solaris
9 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.80%) Information Assurance
3 18 (13.53%) Scrum
4 15 (11.28%) OWASP
4 15 (11.28%) Patch Management
5 14 (10.53%) Fuzz Testing
5 14 (10.53%) Security Architecture
6 13 (9.77%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (9.77%) Ethical Hacking
6 13 (9.77%) ETL
6 13 (9.77%) Risk Management
7 12 (9.02%) ISMS
7 12 (9.02%) MapReduce
7 12 (9.02%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (8.27%) Data Analysis
9 10 (7.52%) Data Ingestion
9 10 (7.52%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (6.77%) TDD
11 8 (6.02%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (31.58%) SQL
2 35 (26.32%) Java
3 18 (13.53%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.53%) VB
5 13 (9.77%) Scala
6 11 (8.27%) JCL
6 11 (8.27%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.77%) REXX
8 7 (5.26%) PHP
8 7 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.26%) PowerShell
9 6 (4.51%) C#
10 4 (3.01%) Perl
10 4 (3.01%) Python
11 3 (2.26%) VBScript
12 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.50%) C++
12 2 (1.50%) COBOL
12 2 (1.50%) Jython
12 2 (1.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 17 (12.78%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.03%) CESG Certified Professional
2 16 (12.03%) CISSP
3 13 (9.77%) CEH
4 8 (6.02%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.01%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.01%) ISEB
5 4 (3.01%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.50%) Degree
7 1 (0.75%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) RMADS
2 10 (7.52%) Data Quality
3 9 (6.77%) SLA
4 5 (3.76%) QA
5 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.75%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 27 (20.30%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.28%) Sendmail
3 9 (6.77%) Time Sharing Option
4 8 (6.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 5 (3.76%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.26%) Apache Flume
6 3 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (12.03%) Tivoli
2 11 (8.27%) Control-M
3 10 (7.52%) CA Wily
4 6 (4.51%) Nexpose
5 3 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.50%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.50%) Linux-HA
6 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.75%) SCCM
7 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (33.08%) Oracle
2 17 (12.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.03%) IBM
4 15 (11.28%) Citrix
5 9 (6.77%) Cloudera
6 8 (6.02%) Informatica
6 8 (6.02%) Remedy
7 7 (5.26%) F5
8 6 (4.51%) ArcSight
8 6 (4.51%) Blue Coat
8 6 (4.51%) FireEye
8 6 (4.51%) GFI Software
8 6 (4.51%) Intel Security
8 6 (4.51%) Juniper
8 6 (4.51%) LogRhythm
8 6 (4.51%) Rapid7
8 6 (4.51%) SAP
8 6 (4.51%) Sourcefire
8 6 (4.51%) Symantec
8 6 (4.51%) TippingPoint
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