The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Unix Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Consultant
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Consultant 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Unix Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1321 1347 1192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.17% 95.80% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 740 719
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 25 40
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Unix Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Unix Consultant in the job title.

Unix Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Unix Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix Consultant across the Edinburgh region.

Unix Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Unix Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Unix Consultant in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Unix
2 23 (95.83%) Data Centre
3 22 (91.67%) Veritas
3 22 (91.67%) Solaris
3 22 (91.67%) Finance
4 21 (87.50%) Clustering
4 21 (87.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 20 (83.33%) Migration
5 20 (83.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 20 (83.33%) Veritas File System
6 19 (79.17%) Law
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
8 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (8.33%) SSH
9 2 (8.33%) Banking
9 2 (8.33%) EMC
9 2 (8.33%) LDAP
9 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
9 2 (8.33%) SQL
9 2 (8.33%) Oracle
9 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
10 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
10 1 (4.17%) AIX
10 1 (4.17%) HPUX
10 1 (4.17%) HP
10 1 (4.17%) SAN

Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LDAP
1 2 (8.33%) SSH
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 22 (91.67%) Finance
2 19 (79.17%) Law
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 23 (95.83%) Data Centre
2 21 (87.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Unix
2 22 (91.67%) Solaris
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) AIX
5 1 (4.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 20 (83.33%) Veritas File System
2 20 (83.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Veritas
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) EMC
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) HP