The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
North West / Cumbria
Rank - 14 7
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria - 1.69% 17.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 11.11% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+69.56% -42.13%

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

Operating Systems Category
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 16.67% 15.25% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £401 £265 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.32% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cumbria region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

Unix
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Unix.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HANA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) VMware