The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 32 36 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.59% 2.93% 6.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 14.29% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £278 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.12% -34.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £30.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+26.82% -23.12%

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
80 77 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.40% 20.48% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 27
Median daily rate £350 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £435 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -12.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.45 £26.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £60.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Unix.

1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (33.33%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) Signal Processing
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby
4 4 (33.33%) C
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) User Experience
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (25.00%) Django
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (16.67%) Big Data
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (16.67%) High Availability
6 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (16.67%) Data Centre

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Audio Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Audio Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DSP Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) Django
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) JPA
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) Kafka
3 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) React
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (8.33%) Biology
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Security
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) Ruby
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCIE
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) CCSA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) CISM
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Interwoven
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
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