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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 11 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 5.56% - 5.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +3.17%
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
10 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 13.89% 17.05% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £255 £175 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% -39.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.16 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.64% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

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
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Durham region over the 3 months to 31 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
Peterlee - 3 - -
Unix
North East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 31 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 Durham region with a requirement for Unix.

1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Server Building
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) LAMP
2 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) VMware