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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 19 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing UNIX 11 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.12% 5.11% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.37% 31.11% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 1
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£318 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.29% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+72.61% -23.63%
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
54 45 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 20.22% 16.42% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 4
Average daily rate £309 £325 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £290 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 £15.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 13 (40.63%) Oracle
5 8 (25.00%) Middleware
5 8 (25.00%) HP
5 8 (25.00%) HPUX
6 7 (21.88%) Java
6 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
6 7 (21.88%) WebSphere
6 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL
8 5 (15.63%) SOA
8 5 (15.63%) EAI
8 5 (15.63%) AIX
8 5 (15.63%) XML
8 5 (15.63%) XSD
8 5 (15.63%) XSLT
8 5 (15.63%) SAP
8 5 (15.63%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (15.63%) webMethods
8 5 (15.63%) Software AG
8 5 (15.63%) IBM
8 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (15.63%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (12.50%) LANDesk
9 4 (12.50%) Windows XP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (21.88%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 2 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (3.13%) DTS
3 1 (3.13%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (3.13%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Automotive
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Support
3 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
3 5 (15.63%) Designer
3 5 (15.63%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SAS Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Messaging Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Middleware
2 5 (15.63%) XML
2 5 (15.63%) XSD
2 5 (15.63%) XSLT
2 5 (15.63%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) Statistics
4 2 (6.25%) Wiki
4 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 8 (25.00%) HPUX
4 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (15.63%) AIX
6 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 3 (9.38%) zOS
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) SOA
2 5 (15.63%) EAI
2 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (15.63%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Visual Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Data Transformation
4 2 (6.25%) PLM
4 2 (6.25%) Validation
4 2 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (3.13%) B2B
5 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Coaching
5 1 (3.13%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) NFS
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) HP
3 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
4 5 (15.63%) SAP
4 5 (15.63%) webMethods
4 5 (15.63%) Software AG
4 5 (15.63%) IBM
5 4 (12.50%) LANDesk
6 3 (9.38%) Sybase
7 2 (6.25%) VMware
8 1 (3.13%) Cognos
8 1 (3.13%) Lotus
8 1 (3.13%) Micro Focus
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