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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
England / East Midlands
Rank 30 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Unix 81 103 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.50% 6.56% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.03% 33.33% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 43 37
Median daily rate £325 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £280 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £425 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Median hourly rate £8.63 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.43% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £30.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+26.82% -23.12%

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
279 309 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.93% 19.67% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 135 161
Median daily rate £270 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.60% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £114 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 36 49
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £32.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Derbyshire -6 31 £150 -62.26% 2
Nottinghamshire -4 25 £425 +41.66% 9
Northamptonshire +8 22 £425 +9.67% 8
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Unix.

1 90 (56.96%) Oracle
2 79 (50.00%) Linux
3 60 (37.97%) SQL
4 58 (36.71%) Oracle Database
5 52 (32.91%) Windows
6 43 (27.22%) PL/SQL
7 39 (24.68%) Configuration Management
7 39 (24.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 38 (24.05%) HTML
9 37 (23.42%) JavaScript
10 35 (22.15%) Relational Database
11 32 (20.25%) Manufacturing
12 28 (17.72%) Java
13 26 (16.46%) Shell Script
13 26 (16.46%) Security Cleared
14 25 (15.82%) Git (software)
14 25 (15.82%) SQL Server
14 25 (15.82%) Finance
15 24 (15.19%) PHP
15 24 (15.19%) CSS
15 24 (15.19%) Mac OS X
16 23 (14.56%) OO
16 23 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (14.56%) Test Scripting
16 23 (14.56%) Web Development
16 23 (14.56%) OO PHP
17 22 (13.92%) Performance Testing
18 21 (13.29%) .NET
18 21 (13.29%) Oracle Database 11g
19 20 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 10 (6.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.43%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (3.80%) iPlanet
4 4 (2.53%) IIS
4 4 (2.53%) JBoss
4 4 (2.53%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.90%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.90%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.90%) SAS
6 2 (1.27%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (6.96%) MS Office
2 7 (4.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.53%) MS Project
3 4 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.90%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 18 (11.39%) Oracle 11i
2 13 (8.23%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (4.43%) Demantra
3 7 (4.43%) SnowdropKCS
4 4 (2.53%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) IaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) PaaS
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.03%) HTTP
2 12 (7.59%) Firewall
3 8 (5.06%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.43%) SAN
5 6 (3.80%) BIG-IP
6 4 (2.53%) LDAP
7 3 (1.90%) NAS
8 2 (1.27%) DNS
8 2 (1.27%) FTP
8 2 (1.27%) Internet
8 2 (1.27%) SSH
8 2 (1.27%) SSL
8 2 (1.27%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.63%) DHCP
9 1 (0.63%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.63%) VLAN
9 1 (0.63%) VoIP
9 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (36.71%) Oracle Database
2 39 (24.68%) Oracle Database 10g
3 35 (22.15%) Relational Database
4 25 (15.82%) SQL Server
5 21 (13.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (12.03%) Oracle Reports
7 18 (11.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (11.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (6.96%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.53%) DTS
9 4 (2.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.53%) Star Schema
10 3 (1.90%) DB2
10 3 (1.90%) PowerCenter
11 2 (1.27%) Base SAS
11 2 (1.27%) Informix
11 2 (1.27%) OLAP
11 2 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (1.27%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 25 (15.82%) Git (software)
2 20 (12.66%) Jenkins
3 11 (6.96%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (3.16%) Selenium
5 4 (2.53%) JDeveloper
6 3 (1.90%) JIRA
6 3 (1.90%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (1.90%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.27%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.27%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.63%) Hudson
8 1 (0.63%) Maven
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.63%) Rational Robot
8 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 32 (20.25%) Manufacturing
2 25 (15.82%) Finance
3 20 (12.66%) Retail
4 15 (9.49%) Banking
5 11 (6.96%) Publishing
6 4 (2.53%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.63%) Billing
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Front Office
7 1 (0.63%) Local Government
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (35.44%) Analyst
2 38 (24.05%) Developer
3 24 (15.19%) Architect
3 24 (15.19%) Support Analyst
4 22 (13.92%) Applications Support
4 22 (13.92%) Test Analyst
5 21 (13.29%) Applications Support Analyst
6 16 (10.13%) Senior Developer
7 15 (9.49%) Performance Analyst
8 14 (8.86%) PHP Developer
9 13 (8.23%) Performance Test Analyst
10 11 (6.96%) Designer
10 11 (6.96%) Development Analyst
10 11 (6.96%) Development Support Analyst
10 11 (6.96%) Technical Leader
11 9 (5.70%) Oracle Analyst
11 9 (5.70%) Oracle Developer
12 7 (4.43%) Oracle Support Analyst
13 6 (3.80%) Senior PHP Developer
14 5 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (24.05%) HTML
2 24 (15.19%) CSS
3 21 (13.29%) .NET
4 15 (9.49%) WCF
5 13 (8.23%) WPF
6 12 (7.59%) XML
7 10 (6.33%) J2EE
8 9 (5.70%) ASP.NET
8 9 (5.70%) Symfony
9 8 (5.06%) Web Services
10 5 (3.16%) JSP
11 4 (2.53%) REST
11 4 (2.53%) Software Packaging
12 3 (1.90%) SOAP
12 3 (1.90%) Zend Framework
13 2 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 1 (0.63%) 802.1X
14 1 (0.63%) Elastic Stack
14 1 (0.63%) JAX-WS
14 1 (0.63%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.23%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.53%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.90%) HP Storage
5 3 (1.90%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (1.27%) Clustering
6 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.27%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.27%) User Experience
6 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.63%) Blog
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.63%) Handset
7 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 79 (50.00%) Linux
2 52 (32.91%) Windows
3 24 (15.19%) Mac OS X
4 20 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (10.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (9.49%) HPUX
7 13 (8.23%) Windows 7
7 13 (8.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (7.59%) AIX
9 8 (5.06%) Solaris
10 7 (4.43%) Windows Server
11 4 (2.53%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.63%) Gentoo
12 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.68%) Configuration Management
2 23 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (14.56%) OO
2 23 (14.56%) OO PHP
2 23 (14.56%) Test Scripting
2 23 (14.56%) Web Development
3 22 (13.92%) Performance Testing
4 19 (12.03%) Responsive Web Design
4 19 (12.03%) Web Design
5 18 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (11.39%) Performance Monitoring
5 18 (11.39%) QMS
6 17 (10.76%) Mentoring
6 17 (10.76%) Visualisation
7 16 (10.13%) Business Analysis
7 16 (10.13%) CRM
7 16 (10.13%) Project Management
8 15 (9.49%) Line Management
9 14 (8.86%) ITIL
10 13 (8.23%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 60 (37.97%) SQL
2 43 (27.22%) PL/SQL
3 37 (23.42%) JavaScript
4 28 (17.72%) Java
5 26 (16.46%) Shell Script
6 24 (15.19%) PHP
7 17 (10.76%) C#
8 5 (3.16%) VBA
9 3 (1.90%) C++
10 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.63%) C
10 1 (0.63%) Korn
10 1 (0.63%) Perl
10 1 (0.63%) Python
10 1 (0.63%) VB
10 1 (0.63%) VBScript
10 1 (0.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 26 (16.46%) Security Cleared
2 19 (12.03%) Degree
3 15 (9.49%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.70%) ISEB
5 7 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.43%) MCSE
5 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.80%) DBS Check
6 6 (3.80%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.63%) CCNA
8 1 (0.63%) CISM
8 1 (0.63%) CISSP
8 1 (0.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.33%) ISO 9001
2 8 (5.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (3.16%) JSP 440
4 4 (2.53%) SLA
5 2 (1.27%) QA
6 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.63%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.43%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.90%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.63%) Samba
6 1 (0.63%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (9.49%) Tivoli
1 15 (9.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 8 (5.06%) Ganglia
2 8 (5.06%) nmon
3 6 (3.80%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (3.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (2.53%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.90%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.27%) OpenView
7 1 (0.63%) Ansible
7 1 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.63%) Puppet
7 1 (0.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 90 (56.96%) Oracle
2 20 (12.66%) Microsoft
3 19 (12.03%) VMware
4 16 (10.13%) Cisco
5 15 (9.49%) IBM
6 14 (8.86%) Red Hat
7 9 (5.70%) HP
8 8 (5.06%) AppDynamics
8 8 (5.06%) NetApp
9 6 (3.80%) BEA
9 6 (3.80%) F5
9 6 (3.80%) Sun
10 4 (2.53%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.53%) EMC
10 4 (2.53%) Symantec
11 3 (1.90%) Citrix
11 3 (1.90%) Informatica
11 3 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.90%) Siemens
11 3 (1.90%) Zend
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