The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon 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 29 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Unix 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.29% 2.31% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.33 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-33.35% +20.68%
Unix
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 60 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 11.43% 27.78% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 28
Median daily rate £275 £225 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
Median hourly rate £23.50 £14.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.06% +31.81%
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 Devon

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Devon 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
Plymouth +8 3 £400 -8.57%
Exeter +3 1 £375 - 2
Unix
South West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

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 Devon region with a requirement for Unix.

1 17 (80.95%) HTML
1 17 (80.95%) Java
1 17 (80.95%) Subversion
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Mac OS X
3 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
4 9 (42.86%) HTTP
4 9 (42.86%) IBM
4 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) DB2
4 9 (42.86%) EJB
4 9 (42.86%) SOAP
4 9 (42.86%) Struts
4 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 9 (42.86%) Web Design
4 9 (42.86%) WebSphere Portal
4 9 (42.86%) Neo4j
4 9 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (42.86%) JAX-RS
4 9 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 9 (42.86%) REST
4 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
5 8 (38.10%) Ruby
5 8 (38.10%) XML
5 8 (38.10%) XSL
5 8 (38.10%) Oracle
5 8 (38.10%) Perl

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 9 (42.86%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) DB2
1 9 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 9 (42.86%) Neo4j
1 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Subversion
2 8 (38.10%) ClearCase
2 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity and Availability Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) EJB
2 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 9 (42.86%) JAX-RS
2 9 (42.86%) REST
2 9 (42.86%) SOAP
2 9 (42.86%) Struts
3 8 (38.10%) XML
3 8 (38.10%) XSL
4 2 (9.52%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
1 10 (47.62%) Mac OS X
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
3 9 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (42.86%) Web Design
4 7 (33.33%) OO
4 7 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (33.33%) UML
5 6 (28.57%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) Workflow
7 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) ITSM
7 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) DevOps
9 1 (4.76%) Coaching
9 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) Perl
3 8 (38.10%) Ruby
4 7 (33.33%) Delphi
4 7 (33.33%) PL/1
4 7 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) IBM
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle