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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 28 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing UNIX 10 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.09% 2.20% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.63% 11.94% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Average daily rate
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£273 £353 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.69% +41.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £246 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £430 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £358 £354
% change year-on-year
+8.24% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
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
64 67 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 19.75% 18.41% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 43 12
Average daily rate £285 £298 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% +197.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £418 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -25.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £14.50 £36.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (22.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (22.73%) Visual Analytics
5 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
5 5 (22.73%) LANDesk
5 5 (22.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (22.73%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 5 (22.73%) Data Integration
5 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
5 5 (22.73%) Analytics
5 5 (22.73%) Retail
5 5 (22.73%) MySQL
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
5 5 (22.73%) ETL
5 5 (22.73%) SAS
5 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Micro Focus

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (22.73%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 5 (22.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 5 (22.73%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Billing
4 1 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) SAS Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 3 (13.64%) Network Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Data Integration
2 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
3 3 (13.64%) Statistics
4 2 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 3 (13.64%) HPUX
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Analytics
1 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
1 5 (22.73%) Analytics
1 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
1 5 (22.73%) ETL
1 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.64%) MODAF
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (13.64%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
1 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.64%) COBOL
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
1 3 (13.64%) CCIE
1 3 (13.64%) CCNP
1 3 (13.64%) CCNA
1 3 (13.64%) CCDA
1 3 (13.64%) CCDP
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) LANDesk
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Micro Focus
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago