The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 7 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 13 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 17.81% - 8.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.09% - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £49.50 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £19.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -28.18%
UNIX
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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 Cumbria region.

Operating Systems Category
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 30.14% 34.88% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate - £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 5
Average hourly rate £49.50 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+230.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.32%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cumbria 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) SC Cleared
1 13 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) Technical Architecture
2 12 (85.71%) Migration
3 11 (78.57%) SAP
3 11 (78.57%) Oracle
4 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 10 (71.43%) Linux
4 10 (71.43%) NetWeaver
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (71.43%) SAP HANA
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (64.29%) High Availability
5 9 (64.29%) ERP
5 9 (64.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (50.00%) SAP Basis
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) MCSE
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix
7 3 (21.43%) CCA
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (21.43%) CCEA
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (21.43%) MCSD
7 3 (21.43%) AIX
7 3 (21.43%) Solaris

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cumbria 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 10 (71.43%) NetWeaver
2 3 (21.43%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (71.43%) SAP HANA
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Architect
2 9 (64.29%) SAP Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Design Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) AIX
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Migration
1 12 (85.71%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (64.29%) ERP
2 9 (64.29%) High Availability
2 9 (64.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) SC Cleared
1 13 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) MCSD
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) CCA
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCEA
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
1 11 (78.57%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) VMware