The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 42 43 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Contract jobs citing Unix 17 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.98% 0.83% 6.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.52% 6.38% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 15
Median daily rate £419 £700 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.17% +154.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £472 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £740 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £34.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +17.46%
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
79 47 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.86% 12.98% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 23 32
Median daily rate £390 £220 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £105 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Unix.

1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 16 (55.17%) Windows
3 13 (44.83%) Java
4 12 (41.38%) IBM
5 10 (34.48%) J2EE
5 10 (34.48%) Scrum
6 9 (31.03%) Linux
7 7 (24.14%) Oracle
7 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
7 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (24.14%) Retail
8 6 (20.69%) Data Management
8 6 (20.69%) DataPower
8 6 (20.69%) Data Stewardship
8 6 (20.69%) IBM InfoSphere
8 6 (20.69%) Master Data Management
8 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (20.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (20.69%) XSD
9 5 (17.24%) SaaS
10 4 (13.79%) REST
10 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (13.79%) SOAP
10 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
10 4 (13.79%) SDLC
11 3 (10.34%) User Experience
11 3 (10.34%) SAP
11 3 (10.34%) Solaris
11 3 (10.34%) SOA
11 3 (10.34%) Middleware

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Route 53
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) NAS
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) SSH
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Integration Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) J2EE Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) J2EE
2 6 (20.69%) XSD
3 4 (13.79%) REST
3 4 (13.79%) SOAP
4 3 (10.34%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (10.34%) Middleware
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (6.90%) 802.1X
6 1 (3.45%) .NET
6 1 (3.45%) JDBC
6 1 (3.45%) RESTful
6 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) DataPower
2 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.34%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) AIX
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Scrum
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Data Management
3 6 (20.69%) Data Stewardship
3 6 (20.69%) Master Data Management
3 6 (20.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.79%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) SOA
6 2 (6.90%) Information Security
6 2 (6.90%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 2 (6.90%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.45%) Use Case
7 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CCDA
1 1 (3.45%) CCDP
1 1 (3.45%) CCIE
1 1 (3.45%) CCNA
1 1 (3.45%) CCNP
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Nexpose
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) IBM
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Juniper
3 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) ArcSight
4 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) F5
4 2 (6.90%) FireEye
4 2 (6.90%) GFI Software
4 2 (6.90%) Intel Security
4 2 (6.90%) LogRhythm
4 2 (6.90%) Rapid7
4 2 (6.90%) Sourcefire
4 2 (6.90%) Symantec
4 2 (6.90%) TippingPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Cognos
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) VMware