The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 12 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 14 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.48% 8.24% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 40.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 1
Median daily rate £469 £525 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +82.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.74% +12.85%
Unix
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.95% 20.59% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 8
Median daily rate £400 £400 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £216 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Unix.

1 15 (65.22%) Banking
2 14 (60.87%) Linux
3 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (39.13%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle
5 8 (34.78%) Matrix Organization
6 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
7 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
8 4 (17.39%) Spring
8 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) Mainframe
8 4 (17.39%) Symantec
8 4 (17.39%) MIMEsweeper
8 4 (17.39%) JMS
8 4 (17.39%) DevOps
8 4 (17.39%) REST
9 3 (13.04%) JPA
9 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (13.04%) Web Filtering
9 3 (13.04%) Sybase
9 3 (13.04%) Forcepoint
9 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.04%) MVC

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) Confluence
3 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.35%) SAS
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) NAS
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.35%) Base SAS
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) Impala
2 1 (4.35%) InfluxDB
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.35%) SAS EBI
2 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (4.35%) UniData
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Log4j
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (65.22%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Java Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Report Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Teradata Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
1 4 (17.39%) JMS
1 4 (17.39%) REST
1 4 (17.39%) Spring
2 3 (13.04%) Drools
2 3 (13.04%) JPA
2 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
2 3 (13.04%) Spring Security
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) GWT
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
4 1 (4.35%) JAXB
4 1 (4.35%) JDBC
4 1 (4.35%) JMX
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) JSP
4 1 (4.35%) JSTL
4 1 (4.35%) Servlets
4 1 (4.35%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.70%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Equities
4 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) AIX
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
3 1 (4.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Matrix Organization
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (13.04%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Web Filtering
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Data Security
5 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) API Development
6 1 (4.35%) Data Governance
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Records Management
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
2 1 (4.35%) Control-M
2 1 (4.35%) Grafana
2 1 (4.35%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
2 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
2 4 (17.39%) Symantec
3 3 (13.04%) Forcepoint
3 3 (13.04%) Sybase
3 3 (13.04%) Teradata
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.35%) Axway
4 1 (4.35%) BEA
4 1 (4.35%) CA
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Nokia
4 1 (4.35%) Sencha
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) VMware