The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 27 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing UNIX 11 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.90% 5.28% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.44% 34.88% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 0
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£388 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.08 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.27% -21.42%
UNIX
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 15.96% 15.14% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 11
Average daily rate £250 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 6
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 20 (55.56%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) Windows
3 14 (38.89%) HP
4 13 (36.11%) HPUX
4 13 (36.11%) Red Hat
5 11 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (25.00%) ITIL
7 8 (22.22%) Java
7 8 (22.22%) Oracle
7 8 (22.22%) Middleware
7 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
8 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (13.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (13.89%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (13.89%) webMethods
8 5 (13.89%) AIX
8 5 (13.89%) SAP
8 5 (13.89%) XML
8 5 (13.89%) XSD
8 5 (13.89%) XSLT
8 5 (13.89%) Software AG
8 5 (13.89%) IBM
8 5 (13.89%) SOA
8 5 (13.89%) EAI
9 4 (11.11%) PLM
9 4 (11.11%) Validation
9 4 (11.11%) Automotive

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) iPlanet
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (2.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (2.78%) Cognos Transformer
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (2.78%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.11%) Automotive
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Support Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Technical Support
4 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 6 (16.67%) Designer
5 5 (13.89%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (8.33%) Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Support
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Messaging Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) MI Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Designer
9 1 (2.78%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Middleware
2 5 (13.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (13.89%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (13.89%) XML
2 5 (13.89%) XSD
2 5 (13.89%) XSLT
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) DataPower
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) Windows
3 13 (36.11%) HPUX
4 11 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (13.89%) AIX
6 4 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (8.33%) zOS
8 2 (5.56%) MVS
8 2 (5.56%) Windows NT
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (13.89%) SOA
2 5 (13.89%) EAI
3 4 (11.11%) PLM
3 4 (11.11%) Validation
3 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) Data Transformation
6 1 (2.78%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.78%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.78%) Coaching
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) B2B
6 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.78%) Migration
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) NFS
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) HP
2 13 (36.11%) Red Hat
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle
4 5 (13.89%) webMethods
4 5 (13.89%) SAP
4 5 (13.89%) Software AG
4 5 (13.89%) IBM
5 3 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) Adobe
6 1 (2.78%) Cognos
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