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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 48 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.97% 2.50% 2.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.07% 12.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
Median daily rate £350 £288 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -32.35%
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 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+26.82% -22.64%

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
123 125 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 23.98% 20.87% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 52 58
Median daily rate £350 £275 £206
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £160 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £478 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 32
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £60.00 £43.75
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 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
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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +2 5 £350 +26.12% 10
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 5 (29.41%) Signal Processing
5 5 (29.41%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) C
6 4 (23.53%) PHP
6 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
6 4 (23.53%) REST
6 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
6 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
6 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
6 4 (23.53%) Ruby
7 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (17.65%) Django
7 3 (17.65%) User Experience
7 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (17.65%) Machine Learning
7 3 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.76%) DB2
8 2 (11.76%) Perl
8 2 (11.76%) LDAP
8 2 (11.76%) Cognos

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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Python Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Audio Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Audio Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Unix Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) Django
2 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) JPA
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) Kafka
3 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) React
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Biology
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) Signal Processing
3 3 (17.65%) Machine Learning
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Server Building
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Security
5 1 (5.88%) SIEM
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (23.53%) C
4 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) Perl
6 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCIE
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) CCSA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) CISM
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Cognos
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Interwoven
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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