The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 25 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing UNIX 68 74 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.79% 7.05% 4.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.09% 28.35% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 25
Average daily rate
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£405 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £183 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £29.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -14.70%
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
251 261 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.38% 24.86% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 101 97
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 34
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.27 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% -5.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.57 £35.00 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 53 £400 +18.51% 8
Buckingham - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 3
Marlow - - - - 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 68 (51.52%) Windows
2 57 (43.18%) Oracle
3 55 (41.67%) SQL
4 48 (36.36%) Finance
5 37 (28.03%) Linux
6 36 (27.27%) Java
7 22 (16.67%) Windows NT
7 22 (16.67%) PowerCenter
7 22 (16.67%) Change Management
8 20 (15.15%) WebSphere
8 20 (15.15%) Microsoft
9 19 (14.39%) SLA
9 19 (14.39%) WebSphere Application Server
9 19 (14.39%) Oracle Database
10 18 (13.64%) Control-M
10 18 (13.64%) Banking
11 17 (12.88%) Citrix
11 17 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (12.88%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (12.88%) MCSE
11 17 (12.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (12.12%) MS Excel
12 16 (12.12%) Mainframe
13 15 (11.36%) Web Services
13 15 (11.36%) Selenium
13 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (10.61%) ITIL
14 14 (10.61%) VB
14 14 (10.61%) .NET

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 20 (15.15%) WebSphere
2 19 (14.39%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 11 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (6.06%) TIBCO EMS
5 7 (5.30%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (4.55%) IIS
7 5 (3.79%) SAS
8 4 (3.03%) Liferay
8 4 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (3.03%) Apache
9 2 (1.52%) FileNet
9 2 (1.52%) CICS
10 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.76%) Node.js
10 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 16 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
3 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.82%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (6.06%) Staffware
3 7 (5.30%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.52%) AWD
5 1 (0.76%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) LDAP
2 8 (6.06%) SAN
3 6 (4.55%) NAS
4 5 (3.79%) Internet
4 5 (3.79%) Firewall
5 4 (3.03%) Intranet
5 4 (3.03%) HTTPS
5 4 (3.03%) HTTP
5 4 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.76%) LAN
6 1 (0.76%) WAN
6 1 (0.76%) SMTP
6 1 (0.76%) SSL
6 1 (0.76%) X.400
6 1 (0.76%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.67%) PowerCenter
2 19 (14.39%) Oracle Database
3 17 (12.88%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (7.58%) DTS
4 10 (7.58%) DB2
5 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
6 7 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.52%) Data Mart
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.52%) OLTP
9 1 (0.76%) Informix
9 1 (0.76%) Ingres
9 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.76%) OLAP
9 1 (0.76%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.76%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 15 (11.36%) Selenium
2 7 (5.30%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (5.30%) WebDriver
3 6 (4.55%) Ant
3 6 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.79%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (3.79%) JMeter
4 5 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.03%) Introscope
5 4 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.27%) JUnit
6 3 (2.27%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.76%) Subversion
8 1 (0.76%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.76%) Grunt
8 1 (0.76%) MyEclipse
General
1 48 (36.36%) Finance
2 18 (13.64%) Banking
3 10 (7.58%) Retail
4 8 (6.06%) Spanish Language
5 5 (3.79%) Automotive
6 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.76%) International Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (31.82%) Analyst
2 14 (10.61%) Administrator
3 13 (9.85%) Architect
3 13 (9.85%) Support Analyst
4 11 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 11 (8.33%) Developer
5 10 (7.58%) Deployment Analyst
6 8 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (5.30%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.55%) Consultant
9 5 (3.79%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.03%) Windows Administrator
10 4 (3.03%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.27%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.27%) Business Analyst
11 3 (2.27%) Java Developer
11 3 (2.27%) Technical Specialist
11 3 (2.27%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.36%) Web Services
2 14 (10.61%) .NET
2 14 (10.61%) J2EE
3 10 (7.58%) SOAP
4 9 (6.82%) HTML
5 5 (3.79%) CSS
5 5 (3.79%) jQuery
6 4 (3.03%) WebCenter
7 3 (2.27%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.52%) RESTful
8 2 (1.52%) REST
8 2 (1.52%) CSS3
8 2 (1.52%) Worklight
8 2 (1.52%) HTML5
8 2 (1.52%) Ajax
8 2 (1.52%) Java EE
8 2 (1.52%) Dojo
8 2 (1.52%) Struts
8 2 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (12.12%) Mainframe
2 7 (5.30%) EPoS
3 5 (3.79%) Clustering
3 5 (3.79%) User Experience
4 4 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.52%) Replication
6 2 (1.52%) EMC Centera
7 1 (0.76%) HACMP
7 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 68 (51.52%) Windows
2 37 (28.03%) Linux
3 22 (16.67%) Windows NT
4 17 (12.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (9.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (7.58%) AIX
7 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (5.30%) Windows 2000
8 7 (5.30%) MVS
9 4 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.27%) Solaris
11 1 (0.76%) OS/390
11 1 (0.76%) zOS
11 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.67%) Change Management
2 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (10.61%) ITIL
4 13 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (8.33%) Service Management
5 11 (8.33%) Migration
6 10 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (7.58%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (6.82%) Test Automation
8 8 (6.06%) ETL
9 7 (5.30%) TDD
9 7 (5.30%) Waterfall
9 7 (5.30%) BDD
9 7 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (5.30%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (5.30%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (5.30%) Line Management
10 6 (4.55%) Workflow
11 5 (3.79%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 55 (41.67%) SQL
2 36 (27.27%) Java
3 14 (10.61%) VB
4 13 (9.85%) C#
5 12 (9.09%) VBScript
6 10 (7.58%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.82%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.30%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.27%) Perl
9 3 (2.27%) JCL
9 3 (2.27%) Scala
10 2 (1.52%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.52%) C++
11 1 (0.76%) COBOL
11 1 (0.76%) C
11 1 (0.76%) VB6
11 1 (0.76%) AWK
Qualifications
1 17 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (12.88%) MCSE
2 13 (9.85%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.58%) MCP
5 7 (5.30%) ISEB
5 7 (5.30%) Degree
6 6 (4.55%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.76%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.76%) PMP
7 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.39%) SLA
2 9 (6.82%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 6 (4.55%) ISA Server
4 4 (3.03%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.52%) vSphere
5 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.76%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 18 (13.64%) Control-M
2 11 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 8 (6.06%) TIBCO Hawk
4 6 (4.55%) BladeLogic
5 5 (3.79%) CA Wily
6 4 (3.03%) OVSD
7 3 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (2.27%) SCOM
7 3 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.52%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.76%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 57 (43.18%) Oracle
2 20 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 17 (12.88%) Citrix
4 14 (10.61%) IBM
5 11 (8.33%) Informatica
6 10 (7.58%) VMware
7 9 (6.82%) TIBCO
7 9 (6.82%) Red Hat
8 8 (6.06%) Intel
8 8 (6.06%) Remedy
9 5 (3.79%) SAP
10 4 (3.03%) FatWire
10 4 (3.03%) NetApp
10 4 (3.03%) EMC
11 2 (1.52%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.52%) Kofax
11 2 (1.52%) ReadSoft
11 2 (1.52%) BMC
11 2 (1.52%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.76%) JBoss
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