The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.40% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.25
UNIX Systems Administrator
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
237 188 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 95.95% 95.92% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 104 163
Average daily rate £360 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 18 34
Average hourly rate £15.38 £15.50 £21.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% -29.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £9.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.61 £50.00 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

UNIX Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

UNIX Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the Dorset region.

UNIX Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

UNIX Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Bournemouth - - - -
UNIX Systems Administrator
South West

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region that cited UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title 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 with UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region that cited UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title 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 with UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script