The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 17 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Unix 9 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 5.29% 5.34% 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.04% 21.21% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
Average daily rate £413 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +86.90%
Unix
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
69 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 40.59% 25.19% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 17 13
Average daily rate £350 £333 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £14.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.62% -44.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Crawley region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Crawley region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 11 (40.74%) IBM
3 11 (40.74%) Cognizant
3 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) AIX
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 9 (33.33%) J2EE
6 8 (29.63%) Apache
6 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
6 8 (29.63%) Informatica
6 8 (29.63%) DataStage
6 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
6 8 (29.63%) Netezza
7 7 (25.93%) Service Management
7 7 (25.93%) DNS
7 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) LDAP
7 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
8 6 (22.22%) Perl
8 6 (22.22%) Middleware
8 6 (22.22%) F5
8 6 (22.22%) High Availability
9 5 (18.52%) Solaris
10 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
10 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
11 3 (11.11%) Vignette

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 8 (29.63%) Apache
1 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.11%) FileNet
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) DNS
1 7 (25.93%) LDAP
1 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) Intranet
3 1 (3.70%) MPLS
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 8 (29.63%) DataStage
3 3 (11.11%) DB2
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.70%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Ant
1 1 (3.70%) EasyMock
1 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.70%) JUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Maven
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) DBA
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle DBA
2 11 (40.74%) Production DBA
3 8 (29.63%) Applications Support
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle Production DBA
3 8 (29.63%) SQL DBA
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Web Applications Support
5 3 (11.11%) Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
5 3 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Support Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Web Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Web Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) J2EE
2 6 (22.22%) Middleware
3 3 (11.11%) WebCenter
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) EJB
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) JSP
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) Servlets
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) XHTML
4 1 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) iSeries
2 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) AS400
3 1 (3.70%) BYOD
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) AIX
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Service Management
3 6 (22.22%) High Availability
4 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.11%) Document Management
5 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) B2C
7 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) Perl
5 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) GlusterFS
2 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
2 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Data Guard
1 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (3.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) Cognizant
2 11 (40.74%) IBM
3 8 (29.63%) Informatica
3 8 (29.63%) Netezza
4 6 (22.22%) F5
5 3 (11.11%) Vignette
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) FatWire
6 2 (7.41%) VMware
7 1 (3.70%) BroadVision
7 1 (3.70%) Brocade
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) StorageTek
7 1 (3.70%) Sun
7 1 (3.70%) Veritas