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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
London / Croydon
Rank 15 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Unix 24 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 10.71% 2.28% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 14.29% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £375 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £30.58
% change year-on-year
- +22.64%

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
56 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 25.00% 15.98% 30.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 16
Median daily rate £463 £443 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% +10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £139 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
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 17 January 2017, 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 32 (74.42%) SC Cleared
1 32 (74.42%) Security Cleared
2 23 (53.49%) Linux
3 19 (44.19%) DevOps
4 18 (41.86%) Puppet
4 18 (41.86%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (39.53%) Oracle
6 16 (37.21%) Hadoop
7 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
8 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
8 14 (32.56%) ZABBIX
9 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (30.23%) JIRA
10 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
11 10 (23.26%) Cisco
12 9 (20.93%) SQL
12 9 (20.93%) Scrum
12 9 (20.93%) VMware
12 9 (20.93%) User Stories
12 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
12 9 (20.93%) vCloud
12 9 (20.93%) HDFS
12 9 (20.93%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (20.93%) Build Automation
12 9 (20.93%) Big Data
13 8 (18.60%) Hortonworks
13 8 (18.60%) Maven
13 8 (18.60%) Java

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 (16.28%) Confluence
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
1 5 (11.63%) MPLS
1 5 (11.63%) Remote Desktop
1 5 (11.63%) SSL
1 5 (11.63%) VLAN
1 5 (11.63%) VPN
1 5 (11.63%) WAN
2 2 (4.65%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (37.21%) Hadoop
3 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
4 9 (20.93%) Big Data
5 5 (11.63%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
2 13 (30.23%) JIRA
3 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
4 8 (18.60%) Maven
5 7 (16.28%) Bitbucket
5 7 (16.28%) Gradle
6 6 (13.95%) Subversion
7 5 (11.63%) Hudson
7 5 (11.63%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Big Data Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Data Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Administrator
3 6 (13.95%) Build Manager
3 6 (13.95%) DBA
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared DBA
4 5 (11.63%) Active Directory Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Unix DBA
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Technician
8 1 (2.33%) Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) ActiveMQ
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Clustering
1 5 (11.63%) Replication
2 2 (4.65%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (4.65%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Windows
3 5 (11.63%) CentOS
3 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) DevOps
2 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (20.93%) Build Automation
3 9 (20.93%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (20.93%) Scrum
3 9 (20.93%) User Stories
4 8 (18.60%) SOA
5 6 (13.95%) Migration
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.63%) High Availability
6 5 (11.63%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (11.63%) ITIL
6 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
6 5 (11.63%) Server Building
7 3 (6.98%) Data Security
7 3 (6.98%) Security Management
8 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) Groovy
4 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (74.42%) SC Cleared
1 32 (74.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) BC Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (9.30%) CCIE
3 4 (9.30%) CCNA
3 4 (9.30%) CCNP
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.30%) MCITP
3 4 (9.30%) MCP
3 4 (9.30%) MCSE
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) HDFS
1 9 (20.93%) vCloud
1 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (16.28%) Corosync
3 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (41.86%) Puppet
2 14 (32.56%) ZABBIX
3 7 (16.28%) Data Guard
3 7 (16.28%) Pacemaker
4 6 (13.95%) Ambari
5 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Oracle
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco
3 9 (20.93%) VMware
4 8 (18.60%) Hortonworks
5 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.65%) Guidewire
7 1 (2.33%) Facebook