The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 22 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing Unix 10 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 4.93% 10.88% 1.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.51% 22.86% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
Median daily rate £413 £406 £514
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -20.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £331 £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £355
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +8.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.61% +8.33%
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
74 70 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 36.45% 47.62% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 50 21
Median daily rate £375 £363 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 £13.87 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.26% -11.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Crawley region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Unix.

1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) IBM
3 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) AIX
3 9 (47.37%) Cognizant
3 9 (47.37%) Informatica
3 9 (47.37%) DataStage
3 9 (47.37%) Netezza
3 9 (47.37%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
4 5 (26.32%) Solaris
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) VPN
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) MySQL
5 4 (21.05%) VLDB
5 4 (21.05%) EMC
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) C
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 4 (21.05%) Service Management
5 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (21.05%) Back Office

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) MPLS
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
1 4 (21.05%) VPN
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) DataStage
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) VLDB
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Back Office
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) DBA
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle DBA
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Production DBA
1 9 (47.37%) Production DBA
1 9 (47.37%) SQL DBA
2 5 (26.32%) Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Network Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Network Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) BYOD
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
1 4 (21.05%) EMC VMAX
1 4 (21.05%) iSeries
1 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) DataPower
2 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) AIX
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (21.05%) High Availability
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) GlusterFS
1 4 (21.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (21.05%) XenApp
1 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
1 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
1 4 (21.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) IBM
3 9 (47.37%) Cognizant
3 9 (47.37%) Informatica
3 9 (47.37%) Netezza
4 4 (21.05%) Brocade
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) EMC
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) StorageTek
4 4 (21.05%) Veritas
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Sun
6 1 (5.26%) Software AG
6 1 (5.26%) webMethods