The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 37 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Unix 12 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.44% 5.70% 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.00% 18.97% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 4
Median daily rate £410 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.35% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £450 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £525 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +17.46%
Unix
London

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
75 58 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 27.78% 30.05% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 45 22
Median daily rate £425 £463 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +30.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 October 2016.

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 October 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Unix.

1 19 (65.52%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) Puppet
3 12 (41.38%) ITIL
4 11 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (34.48%) Oracle
5 10 (34.48%) HTTP
5 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) Oracle Database
5 10 (34.48%) DevOps
6 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
6 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
6 9 (31.03%) Java
7 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
7 8 (27.59%) Nagios
7 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
7 8 (27.59%) F5
8 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
8 7 (24.14%) SOA
8 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
8 7 (24.14%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (24.14%) Finance
9 6 (20.69%) Subversion
9 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (20.69%) Web Design
9 6 (20.69%) Python
9 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.69%) Mac OS X
9 6 (20.69%) ZABBIX
9 6 (20.69%) Visualisation

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) HTTP
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) FTP
2 4 (13.79%) HTTPS
2 4 (13.79%) IPsec
2 4 (13.79%) LDAP
2 4 (13.79%) NAS
2 4 (13.79%) Network Security
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.79%) tcpdump
2 4 (13.79%) VPN
2 4 (13.79%) Wireshark
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.90%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle Database
3 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
4 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
4 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
1 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) Subversion
3 5 (17.24%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Support
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Technician
4 2 (6.90%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (17.24%) JavaFX
2 5 (17.24%) JMS
2 5 (17.24%) Node.js
2 5 (17.24%) Spring
2 5 (17.24%) Struts
2 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) HTML
3 4 (13.79%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.79%) iPad
3 2 (6.90%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (6.90%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Mac OS X
4 3 (10.34%) CentOS
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris
6 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) DevOps
3 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
3 7 (24.14%) SOA
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (20.69%) Web Design
4 6 (20.69%) Web Development
5 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.90%) Data Security
8 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
8 2 (6.90%) Security Management
8 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Migration
9 1 (3.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Project Management
9 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) Python
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Perl
4 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby
5 2 (6.90%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Samba
1 4 (13.79%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (58.62%) Puppet
2 8 (27.59%) Nagios
3 6 (20.69%) ZABBIX
4 5 (17.24%) Ambari
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) F5
2 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
3 5 (17.24%) Twitter
4 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
4 4 (13.79%) NetApp
4 4 (13.79%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Guidewire
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