The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 12 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 23 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 10.13% 4.21% 7.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.92% 14.52% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
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£415 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £305 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £575 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.26% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £12.75 - £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
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
48 62 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.15% 28.97% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 23
Average daily rate £388 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £286 £68
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £350 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -74.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £72.50 £56.59
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +15 21 £418 +11.58%
Chesterfield -4 2 £375 -40.00% 1
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (71.88%) Configuration Management
3 23 (71.88%) VMware
4 22 (68.75%) Red Hat
5 21 (65.63%) Requirements Analysis
6 20 (62.50%) VMware ESX
6 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (62.50%) Windows XP
6 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
7 19 (59.38%) Manufacturing
8 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
9 13 (40.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
11 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
11 9 (28.13%) Oracle
12 7 (21.88%) HP
12 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
13 5 (15.63%) Finance
14 4 (12.50%) SDLC
15 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (9.38%) Project Management
15 3 (9.38%) Teamcenter
15 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
15 3 (9.38%) SSL
15 3 (9.38%) SQL
15 3 (9.38%) Linux
16 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (6.25%) SAP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.13%) NetWeaver
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) VLAN
2 1 (3.13%) NAS
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (59.38%) Manufacturing
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Architect
2 10 (31.25%) Technical Leader
3 8 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Project Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Windows XP
2 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (3.13%) AIX
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Configuration Management
2 21 (65.63%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (40.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.50%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Migration
7 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB
2 1 (3.13%) VB6
2 1 (3.13%) Korn
2 1 (3.13%) C-shell
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 24 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (62.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) RACF
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) VMware
2 22 (68.75%) Red Hat
3 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (28.13%) Oracle
5 7 (21.88%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix
6 2 (6.25%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) IBM
7 1 (3.13%) Sun
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago