The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 46 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.61% - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £336 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.78% +12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
457 351 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.46% 94.86% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 148 200
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 103
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
UNIX Administrator
Cambridgeshire

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Administrator in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

UNIX Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

UNIX Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

UNIX Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

UNIX Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

UNIX Administrator
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited UNIX Administrator in their job title 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 with UNIX Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Market Research
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) RHCA
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) RHCE
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited UNIX Administrator in their job title 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 with UNIX Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
2 2 (66.67%) Market Research
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) RHCA
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
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