The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 1 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 13 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing UNIX 16 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 11.76% 5.81% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate
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£380 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +16.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 32.35% 34.88% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 11
Average daily rate £338 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £125 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £426 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.83%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) ETL
2 12 (60.00%) SAS
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 12 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 12 (60.00%) SAS Macro
2 12 (60.00%) Base SAS
2 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (60.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 12 (60.00%) ETL Development
3 11 (55.00%) Greenplum
4 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) AIX
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.00%) sed
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (15.00%) vSphere
8 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (15.00%) SUSE
8 3 (15.00%) VMware
8 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
8 3 (15.00%) BladeLogic

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 12 (60.00%) SAS
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
1 3 (15.00%) SSH
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Base SAS
1 12 (60.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) SAS Developer
3 6 (30.00%) ETL Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX Support
5 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) SAS ETL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) Struts
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) JMS
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) JavaFX
1 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) AS400
3 1 (5.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) AIX
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Solaris
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) SUSE
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ETL
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 12 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 12 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 12 (60.00%) ETL Development
2 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Web Design
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SAS Macro
2 3 (15.00%) sed
2 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.00%) Korn
3 2 (10.00%) AWK
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (15.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Greenplum
2 3 (15.00%) BMC
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Twitter
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