The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East Sussex region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 38 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.52% - 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£400 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -4.76%
Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
80 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 24.32% 15.15% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 20 11
Average daily rate £150 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £410 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

UNIX
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brighton - 3 - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 19 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Documentum
1 3 (60.00%) Captiva
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Pentaho
2 2 (40.00%) Teradata
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (60.00%) Documentum
1 3 (60.00%) Captiva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Pentaho
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ETL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Documentum Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Documentum Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Teradata