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 28 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 35 41 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Contract jobs citing Unix 12 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.01% 1.07% 3.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.91% 8.00% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 10
Median daily rate £450 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -42.13%

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
43 50 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.78% 13.40% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 30
Median daily rate £400 £310 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +0.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 6
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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
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 28 February 2017, 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 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) IBM
3 9 (45.00%) J2EE
3 9 (45.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) XSD
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (30.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) Retail
5 6 (30.00%) Data Management
5 6 (30.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 6 (30.00%) Master Data Management
5 6 (30.00%) Data Stewardship
5 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (25.00%) DataPower
6 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (25.00%) RESTful
6 5 (25.00%) REST
6 5 (25.00%) Middleware
6 5 (25.00%) SOAP
6 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) Information Security
7 4 (20.00%) Firewall
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Wireless
8 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat

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 1 (5.00%) SAS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 3 (15.00%) SSL
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) VPN
2 3 (15.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) Impala
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (5.00%) SAS EBI
2 1 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Information Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Security Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation Manager
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Integration Manager
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) SAS Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) SAS Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) J2EE
2 6 (30.00%) XSD
3 5 (25.00%) Middleware
3 5 (25.00%) REST
3 5 (25.00%) RESTful
3 5 (25.00%) SOAP
3 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) DataPower
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Data Management
1 6 (30.00%) Data Stewardship
1 6 (30.00%) Master Data Management
1 6 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (30.00%) Scrum
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (15.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (15.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) SDLC
4 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) IBM
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) ArcSight
4 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) F5
4 3 (15.00%) FireEye
4 3 (15.00%) GFI Software
4 3 (15.00%) Intel Security
4 3 (15.00%) Juniper
4 3 (15.00%) LogRhythm
4 3 (15.00%) Rapid7
4 3 (15.00%) Sourcefire
4 3 (15.00%) Symantec
4 3 (15.00%) TippingPoint
5 1 (5.00%) Cloudera
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
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