The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank - 20 24
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham - 2.29% 3.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 13.04% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Unix
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 23 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 20.62% 17.56% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 23
Median daily rate £275 £280 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +10.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 10
Median hourly rate £13.35 £14.20 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.98% -61.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £7.00 £25.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £17.77 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Durham

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

Unix
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Durham region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (80.00%) Build Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Linux Server Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Build Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) VMware