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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 22 38 11
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -27
Contract jobs citing UNIX 12 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.41% 2.56% 7.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.53% 9.71% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £340 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £358 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £9.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.08 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.27% -21.42%
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
51 103 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 22.97% 26.34% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 68 18
Average daily rate £325 £110 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+195.45% -63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £70 £87
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 £11.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £8.87 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £13.00 £18.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 December 2014. 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 +8 8 £400 +14.28%
Chesterfield - 2 £180 - 1
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (56.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 11 (44.00%) Windows XP
4 11 (44.00%) HP
4 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (44.00%) VMware ESX
5 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (36.00%) Degree
6 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (32.00%) SQL
7 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
8 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (24.00%) Linux
9 6 (24.00%) IBM
10 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
11 4 (16.00%) Project Management
11 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (12.00%) Oracle
12 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
12 3 (12.00%) MS Office
12 3 (12.00%) SAP
12 3 (12.00%) ITIL
12 3 (12.00%) Solaris
12 3 (12.00%) Python

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
1 3 (12.00%) NAS
2 1 (4.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
1 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Technical Leader
2 3 (12.00%) Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Integration Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XML
1 2 (8.00%) EDI
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
1 2 (8.00%) EDIFACT
1 2 (8.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows XP
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (24.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Solaris
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Test Management
5 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) B2B
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
1 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (56.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (44.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) IBM
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) SAP
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco
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