The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 25 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.96% - 3.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.68% - 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £520 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £419 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.46% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
Unix
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 48 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 20.26% 29.81% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 10
Median daily rate £425 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.84 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.83% -36.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Chester region with a requirement for Unix.

1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Middleware
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) IIS
5 2 (15.38%) MS Project
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) MCSE
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (15.38%) Validation
5 2 (15.38%) Network Design
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.69%) Security Testing

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAN Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) BPMN
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle