The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 23 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing UNIX 87 77 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.78% 4.78% 6.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.72% 23.77% 30.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 35
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£366 £330 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 7
Average hourly rate £31.25 £52.75 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.75% -12.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £12.05 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £56.65 £65.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
UNIX
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
352 324 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.40% 20.11% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 160 119
Average daily rate £325 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £110 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 45 67
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £53.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

UNIX
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +13 20 £400 +20.75% 3
Leicestershire +12 20 £275 -38.20% 2
Nottinghamshire 0 18 £375 +11.11% 2
Derbyshire -6 10 £325 -13.18% 3
Lincolnshire +6 5 £370 +48.00%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX.

1 60 (47.24%) Oracle
2 58 (45.67%) Linux
3 45 (35.43%) SQL
4 44 (34.65%) Windows
4 44 (34.65%) Finance
5 23 (18.11%) Oracle Database
6 22 (17.32%) PL/SQL
7 18 (14.17%) Microsoft
7 18 (14.17%) Migration
8 17 (13.39%) Red Hat
9 16 (12.60%) XML
9 16 (12.60%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (11.02%) Oracle EBS R12
10 14 (11.02%) Oracle9i Database
10 14 (11.02%) Shell Script
10 14 (11.02%) Mainframe
10 14 (11.02%) IBM
10 14 (11.02%) PowerCenter
11 13 (10.24%) Control-M
12 12 (9.45%) ERP
12 12 (9.45%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (8.66%) Manufacturing
13 11 (8.66%) Data Mart
13 11 (8.66%) Oracle Forms
13 11 (8.66%) SAP
13 11 (8.66%) Oracle General Ledger
13 11 (8.66%) Oracle Receivables
13 11 (8.66%) Oracle Payables
14 10 (7.87%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (7.87%) MS Excel

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.09%) Oracle Workflow
1 9 (7.09%) Tomcat
1 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
1 9 (7.09%) Apache
2 6 (4.72%) SAS
3 4 (3.15%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.79%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.79%) CICS
4 1 (0.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.30%) MS Office
3 3 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (11.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle General Ledger
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle Receivables
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (7.09%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (7.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (5.51%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (5.51%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (3.94%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.57%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) SAN
2 4 (3.15%) NAS
3 3 (2.36%) DNS
3 3 (2.36%) DHCP
4 2 (1.57%) HTTP
5 1 (0.79%) SSH
5 1 (0.79%) Firewall
5 1 (0.79%) SSL
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) WAN
5 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.79%) VPN
5 1 (0.79%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.11%) Oracle Database
2 14 (11.02%) Oracle9i Database
2 14 (11.02%) PowerCenter
3 12 (9.45%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (8.66%) Data Mart
5 10 (7.87%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (7.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 7 (5.51%) MySQL
8 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (3.94%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.94%) DB2
8 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.15%) SQLPlus
10 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.57%) SQL Anywhere
10 2 (1.57%) Sybase ASA
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (3.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.57%) Selenium
3 2 (1.57%) JIRA
3 2 (1.57%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.57%) Ant
3 2 (1.57%) Toad
3 2 (1.57%) JDeveloper
3 2 (1.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.57%) ProC
4 1 (0.79%) Subversion
4 1 (0.79%) Maven
4 1 (0.79%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.79%) JUnit
4 1 (0.79%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (34.65%) Finance
2 11 (8.66%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.30%) Retail
4 7 (5.51%) Banking
5 3 (2.36%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (27.56%) Analyst
2 27 (21.26%) Developer
3 17 (13.39%) Consultant
4 14 (11.02%) Test Analyst
5 12 (9.45%) Oracle Consultant
6 11 (8.66%) Administrator
7 10 (7.87%) Support Engineer
8 9 (7.09%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (6.30%) Information Risk Manager
9 8 (6.30%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.30%) Risk Manager
9 8 (6.30%) Information Manager
10 7 (5.51%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.72%) Functional Consultant
11 6 (4.72%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 6 (4.72%) Server Support
11 6 (4.72%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 6 (4.72%) UNIX Engineer
12 5 (3.94%) UNIX Support
12 5 (3.94%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.60%) XML
2 6 (4.72%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (3.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (3.15%) Middleware
5 3 (2.36%) Spring
5 3 (2.36%) XSD
5 3 (2.36%) HTML
6 2 (1.57%) jQuery
6 2 (1.57%) REST
6 2 (1.57%) .NET
6 2 (1.57%) J2EE
6 2 (1.57%) XSLT
6 2 (1.57%) CSS
6 2 (1.57%) JSP
6 2 (1.57%) SOAP
6 2 (1.57%) WSDL
7 1 (0.79%) Java EE
7 1 (0.79%) JSTL
7 1 (0.79%) Ajax
7 1 (0.79%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) Mainframe
2 6 (4.72%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.94%) DataPower
3 5 (3.94%) Open Source
4 2 (1.57%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.79%) Tandem
5 1 (0.79%) Clustering
5 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 58 (45.67%) Linux
2 44 (34.65%) Windows
3 9 (7.09%) Solaris
3 9 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (6.30%) CentOS
5 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.15%) AIX
6 4 (3.15%) HPUX
7 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.79%) MVS
8 1 (0.79%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.17%) Migration
2 16 (12.60%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (9.45%) ERP
4 9 (7.09%) Workflow
4 9 (7.09%) Configuration Management
4 9 (7.09%) Procure-to-pay
5 8 (6.30%) Test Scripting
5 8 (6.30%) Risk Management
6 7 (5.51%) ITIL
7 6 (4.72%) Software Testing
8 5 (3.94%) Information Management
8 5 (3.94%) Identity Management
8 5 (3.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.94%) Test Management
9 4 (3.15%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (3.15%) Unit Testing
9 4 (3.15%) Integration Testing
9 4 (3.15%) Test Strategy
9 4 (3.15%) Capacity Management
10 3 (2.36%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 45 (35.43%) SQL
2 22 (17.32%) PL/SQL
3 14 (11.02%) Shell Script
4 9 (7.09%) Perl
5 7 (5.51%) Java
5 7 (5.51%) Bash Shell
6 6 (4.72%) Python
7 2 (1.57%) C
7 2 (1.57%) C#
7 2 (1.57%) VB
8 1 (0.79%) XPath
8 1 (0.79%) Ruby
8 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.79%) PHP
8 1 (0.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 8 (6.30%) SC Cleared
1 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.72%) Degree
3 5 (3.94%) ISEB
4 4 (3.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.36%) CISA
5 3 (2.36%) CISM
5 3 (2.36%) CISSP
5 3 (2.36%) CRISC
6 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.79%) CCNA
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) ISO 9001
1 5 (3.94%) QA
2 3 (2.36%) TickIT
2 3 (2.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.36%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.51%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.72%) XenServer
2 6 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.36%) RACF
3 3 (2.36%) NFS
3 3 (2.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) Control-M
2 8 (6.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 7 (5.51%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.57%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.79%) Ansible
5 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (47.24%) Oracle
2 18 (14.17%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.39%) Red Hat
4 14 (11.02%) IBM
5 11 (8.66%) SAP
6 10 (7.87%) Informatica
6 10 (7.87%) VMware
7 8 (6.30%) HP
8 7 (5.51%) Citrix
9 4 (3.15%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.15%) Sun
9 4 (3.15%) Google
10 3 (2.36%) NetApp
10 3 (2.36%) Veritas
10 3 (2.36%) EMC
10 3 (2.36%) Sybase
11 2 (1.57%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.57%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.57%) Serena
11 2 (1.57%) Northgate
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