The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 15 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Contract jobs citing Unix 17 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 7.83% 4.15% 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.46% 20.37% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Median daily rate £373 £418 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.77% +28.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.33 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-33.35% +20.68%
Unix
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 54 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.89% 20.38% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 30
Median daily rate £370 £341 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +224.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £178 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £436 £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £72.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -82.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +4 11 £383 -8.38%
Chesterfield - 6 £370 -
Unix
East Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 39 (63.93%) Red Hat
2 38 (62.30%) Windows
3 36 (59.02%) VMware
4 35 (57.38%) Security Cleared
5 31 (50.82%) Microsoft
6 28 (45.90%) SC Cleared
7 27 (44.26%) Windows Server
8 26 (42.62%) Configuration Management
9 24 (39.34%) Active Directory
9 24 (39.34%) Solaris
10 23 (37.70%) Linux
10 23 (37.70%) Windows XP
10 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (37.70%) VMware ESX
11 21 (34.43%) Requirements Analysis
12 20 (32.79%) HP
12 20 (32.79%) Oracle
13 18 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (27.87%) Manufacturing
15 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
15 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (24.59%) Perl
16 15 (24.59%) Sun
17 13 (21.31%) SAN
18 12 (19.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 11 (18.03%) Korn
19 11 (18.03%) Software Packaging
19 11 (18.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
19 11 (18.03%) Veritas Volume Manager

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (6.56%) AquaLogic
1 4 (6.56%) IIS
1 4 (6.56%) MQSeries
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (6.56%) Tuxedo
1 4 (6.56%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
1 4 (6.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) SAN
2 4 (6.56%) FTP
2 4 (6.56%) HTTP
2 4 (6.56%) SSL
3 3 (4.92%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) DHCP
4 2 (3.28%) LAN
4 2 (3.28%) WAN
5 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.64%) NAS
5 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (27.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Architect
2 23 (37.70%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (8.20%) Consultant
3 5 (8.20%) Solaris Consultant
4 4 (6.56%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Migration Architect
5 3 (4.92%) Linux Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Information Architect
6 2 (3.28%) Information Systems Architect
6 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Junior
6 2 (3.28%) Junior Architect
6 2 (3.28%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Solaris Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Systems Architect
6 2 (3.28%) Unix Architect
6 2 (3.28%) Unix Consultant
6 2 (3.28%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) Software Packaging
2 4 (6.56%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (6.56%) J2EE
2 4 (6.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (62.30%) Windows
2 27 (44.26%) Windows Server
3 24 (39.34%) Solaris
4 23 (37.70%) Linux
4 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (37.70%) Windows XP
5 12 (19.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (18.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 9 (14.75%) AIX
8 4 (6.56%) OS/390
8 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
8 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
8 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.64%) HPUX
9 1 (1.64%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Configuration Management
2 21 (34.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (18.03%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (18.03%) High Availability
3 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
3 11 (18.03%) Process Improvement
4 8 (13.11%) ITIL
5 7 (11.48%) Migration
6 5 (8.20%) Change Management
6 5 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.56%) Application Discovery
7 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.56%) QMS
7 4 (6.56%) Release Management
7 4 (6.56%) Security Management
7 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.92%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.64%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.64%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) Perl
2 11 (18.03%) Bash Shell
2 11 (18.03%) Korn
2 11 (18.03%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.56%) C
3 4 (6.56%) C++
3 4 (6.56%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (57.38%) Security Cleared
2 28 (45.90%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.48%) Degree
System Software
1 24 (39.34%) Active Directory
2 23 (37.70%) VMware ESX
3 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (18.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 11 (18.03%) Veritas File System
4 11 (18.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 39 (63.93%) Red Hat
2 36 (59.02%) VMware
3 31 (50.82%) Microsoft
4 20 (32.79%) HP
4 20 (32.79%) Oracle
5 15 (24.59%) Sun
6 11 (18.03%) Veritas
7 9 (14.75%) Opsware
8 4 (6.56%) AppSense
8 4 (6.56%) Axway
8 4 (6.56%) Fujitsu
8 4 (6.56%) IBM
8 4 (6.56%) Lumension
9 1 (1.64%) EMC