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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 27 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing UNIX 11 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.40% 3.44% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.97% 17.65% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 2
Average daily rate
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£318 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £28.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+15.04% -5.83%
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
58 68 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 17.90% 19.48% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 41 16
Average daily rate £325 £320 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +113.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.38 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%

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 1 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 1 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 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (22.73%) Visual Analytics
4 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
4 5 (22.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (22.73%) Retail
4 5 (22.73%) LANDesk
4 5 (22.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (22.73%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 5 (22.73%) Data Integration
4 5 (22.73%) Analytics
4 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
4 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 5 (22.73%) SAS
4 5 (22.73%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) MySQL
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 3 (13.64%) MODAF
6 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Statistics

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.55%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Billing
2 1 (4.55%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) SAS Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Network Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX Support
5 1 (4.55%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.55%) MI Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) XSD
1 1 (4.55%) XSLT
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
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 3 (13.64%) HPUX
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Data Modelling
1 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) Visual Analytics
2 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
2 5 (22.73%) Analytics
2 5 (22.73%) ETL
3 3 (13.64%) MODAF
3 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
1 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.55%) COBOL
2 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) LANDesk
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) Software AG
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) webMethods
4 1 (4.55%) Micro Focus
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago