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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
South West / Devon
Rank 29 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Unix 8 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.83% 6.54% 3.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.05% 34.00% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 8
Median daily rate £470 £375 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.33% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £278 £462
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £400 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.75%

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
42 50 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 20.10% 19.23% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 40
Median daily rate £450 £333 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.33% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £400 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 12
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £11.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +46.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £15.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.20 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Exeter -1 8 £470 +84.31%
Unix
South West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) Mac OS X
2 9 (52.94%) REST
3 8 (47.06%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (41.18%) Dropwizard
4 7 (41.18%) Neo4j
4 7 (41.18%) JAX-RS
4 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
4 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
4 7 (41.18%) HTTP
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
4 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 7 (41.18%) Spring
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
6 5 (29.41%) Open Source
6 5 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (29.41%) Grails
6 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (29.41%) Docker
6 5 (29.41%) Gradle
6 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 5 (29.41%) Citrix

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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
1 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
1 7 (41.18%) Neo4j
1 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (29.41%) Gradle
2 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ArcSight Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Report Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Splunk Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
1 9 (52.94%) REST
2 7 (41.18%) Dropwizard
2 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
2 7 (41.18%) JAX-RS
2 7 (41.18%) Spring
3 5 (29.41%) Grails
3 5 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (29.41%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Continuous Deployment
2 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Open Source
3 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (29.41%) Web Design
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) Case Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
7 1 (5.88%) ETL
7 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
7 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Groovy
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) SANS
4 1 (5.88%) SSCP
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
1 5 (29.41%) Docker
1 5 (29.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) Nexpose
1 1 (5.88%) Nmap
1 1 (5.88%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Sophos
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.88%) Intel
4 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.88%) Mercator
4 1 (5.88%) NetWitness
4 1 (5.88%) Qualys
4 1 (5.88%) Splunk