The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 36 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing UNIX 11 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.27% 0.33% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.19% 1.41% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
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£310 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+290.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+72.61% -23.63%
UNIX
South 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 East Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 71 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 19.05% 23.43% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 18
Average daily rate £365 £300 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £110 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 1
Average hourly rate £37.63 £14.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.03% +1.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 January 2015. 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 -4 10 £310 - 2
Uckfield - - - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Solaris
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) Apache
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (28.57%) HTML
5 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Java
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) LDAP
6 5 (23.81%) WAN
6 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
6 5 (23.81%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) IBM
6 5 (23.81%) Veritas
6 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
6 5 (23.81%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (23.81%) Clustering
6 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
6 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
6 5 (23.81%) Veritas File System
6 5 (23.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) SCSA
7 4 (19.05%) Sun
7 4 (19.05%) Sun Certification
8 3 (14.29%) XQuery

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 7 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.76%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) LDAP
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) WLAN
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
1 2 (9.52%) MarkLogic
1 2 (9.52%) BaseX
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) RSpec
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 2 (9.52%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
1 6 (28.57%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 3 (14.29%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) XSLT
2 3 (14.29%) Spring
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (9.52%) Servlets
3 2 (9.52%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) LAMP
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) Ajax
4 1 (4.76%) Lucene
4 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Java EE
4 1 (4.76%) JPA
4 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) E-Learning
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Solaris
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) SUSE
4 3 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.52%) BDD
2 2 (9.52%) Functional Programming
2 2 (9.52%) Kanban
2 2 (9.52%) OOD
2 2 (9.52%) SOA
2 2 (9.52%) OO
2 2 (9.52%) Scrum
2 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) MVC
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Web Development
3 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
3 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) XQuery
3 3 (14.29%) XPath
4 2 (9.52%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Groovy
5 1 (4.76%) JPQL
5 1 (4.76%) HQL
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SCSA
1 4 (19.05%) Sun Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Veritas File System
1 5 (23.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) IBM
2 5 (23.81%) Veritas
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 4 (19.05%) Sun
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Teradata