The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 44 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Unix 12 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.09% 2.16% 3.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.76% 11.03% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 10
Median daily rate £330 £360 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £316 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £376 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Unix
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
137 136 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 23.91% 19.54% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 51 111
Median daily rate £330 £320 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +70.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £140 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 37
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -55.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.38 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Cambridge +5 8 £330 -2.94% 11
Peterborough - 2 - - 4
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 21 (58.33%) Python
3 20 (55.56%) SQL
4 12 (33.33%) Oracle
4 12 (33.33%) Windows
4 12 (33.33%) C
4 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
6 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.78%) Degree
6 10 (27.78%) Biology
7 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (25.00%) VMware
7 9 (25.00%) Perl
8 8 (22.22%) Open Source
9 7 (19.44%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
9 7 (19.44%) Java
9 7 (19.44%) C++
9 7 (19.44%) OO
10 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.67%) Puppet
11 5 (13.89%) Signal Processing
11 5 (13.89%) High Availability
11 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (13.89%) Big Data
11 5 (13.89%) GitHub
11 5 (13.89%) Server Building

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) LDAP
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.89%) Big Data
4 3 (8.33%) DB2
4 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.33%) MySQL
4 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Military
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Python Software Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Unix Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Architect
6 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 4 (11.11%) C++/Java Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Hadoop Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Software Design Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) Django
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (2.78%) Lucene
1 1 (2.78%) REST
1 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.78%) Spring
1 1 (2.78%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Biology
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Informatics
3 3 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Ontologies
5 1 (2.78%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Solaris
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (22.22%) Open Source
4 7 (19.44%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (19.44%) OO
4 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
5 5 (13.89%) Bioinformatics
5 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.89%) High Availability
5 5 (13.89%) Open Source Development
5 5 (13.89%) Server Building
5 5 (13.89%) Signal Processing
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
5 5 (13.89%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) Web Development
7 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) Python
2 20 (55.56%) SQL
3 12 (33.33%) C
4 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
5 9 (25.00%) Perl
6 7 (19.44%) C++
6 7 (19.44%) Java
7 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 4 (11.11%) Embedded C
7 4 (11.11%) PHP
7 4 (11.11%) Ruby
8 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
9 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.56%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) iptables
3 3 (8.33%) Postfix
3 3 (8.33%) Sendmail
3 3 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Cobbler
2 3 (8.33%) Nagios
2 3 (8.33%) OSSEC
3 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) HP
5 4 (11.11%) Citrix
5 4 (11.11%) NetApp
5 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.33%) Cognos
6 3 (8.33%) EMC
6 3 (8.33%) LogRhythm
6 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
6 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.33%) Splunk
6 3 (8.33%) TippingPoint
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