The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 20 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Unix 114 72 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.51% 4.97% 5.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.97% 28.24% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 40
Median daily rate £438 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £302 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.33 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-33.35% +20.68%
Unix
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
326 255 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.49% 17.61% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 128 136
Median daily rate £413 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £115 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 10
Median hourly rate - £39.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Unix.

1 108 (57.75%) Finance
2 73 (39.04%) Solaris
3 72 (38.50%) Migration
4 66 (35.29%) Data Centre
5 64 (34.22%) Linux
6 57 (30.48%) Oracle
7 56 (29.95%) Veritas
8 53 (28.34%) Windows
9 50 (26.74%) Law
10 49 (26.20%) Banking
11 41 (21.93%) Clustering
11 41 (21.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 38 (20.32%) Java
13 36 (19.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 36 (19.25%) Veritas File System
14 33 (17.65%) SQL
15 31 (16.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 30 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (13.37%) Red Hat
18 23 (12.30%) Web Services
19 21 (11.23%) Active Directory
20 19 (10.16%) Java EE
20 19 (10.16%) JBoss
20 19 (10.16%) Change Management
21 18 (9.63%) CA
21 18 (9.63%) Oracle Database
22 17 (9.09%) Shell Script
22 17 (9.09%) AIX
22 17 (9.09%) WebSphere
23 16 (8.56%) JIRA

Unix
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 19 (10.16%) JBoss
2 17 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 15 (8.02%) Apache
4 9 (4.81%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.74%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.21%) IIS
7 5 (2.67%) Confluence
8 4 (2.14%) ArcGIS
8 4 (2.14%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.14%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.60%) GeoServer
9 3 (1.60%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (1.60%) iPlanet
9 3 (1.60%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (1.60%) WebSphere Process Server
10 2 (1.07%) ColdFusion
10 2 (1.07%) nginx
10 2 (1.07%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.53%) SAS
11 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.42%) LDAP
2 10 (5.35%) SAN
3 8 (4.28%) Network Security
4 7 (3.74%) SSL
5 5 (2.67%) Firewall
6 3 (1.60%) FTP
6 3 (1.60%) SSH
7 2 (1.07%) DHCP
7 2 (1.07%) DNS
7 2 (1.07%) HTTP
7 2 (1.07%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.07%) IPsec
7 2 (1.07%) LAN
7 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.07%) WAN
8 1 (0.53%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.53%) NAS
8 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.63%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (2.67%) PowerCenter
2 5 (2.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.14%) Big Data
3 4 (2.14%) QGIS
4 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.60%) DB2
4 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.07%) MySQL
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.53%) Impala
6 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 16 (8.56%) JIRA
2 13 (6.95%) Jenkins
3 11 (5.88%) Firebug
3 11 (5.88%) Selenium
3 11 (5.88%) SoapUI
4 8 (4.28%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.21%) Subversion
6 5 (2.67%) ERwin
7 4 (2.14%) Introscope
8 3 (1.60%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.60%) Hudson
8 3 (1.60%) JUnit
8 3 (1.60%) Maven
8 3 (1.60%) Mockito
8 3 (1.60%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.53%) Bower
10 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 108 (57.75%) Finance
2 50 (26.74%) Law
3 49 (26.20%) Banking
4 7 (3.74%) Retail
5 6 (3.21%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.67%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.14%) Billing
8 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (19.25%) Administrator
2 34 (18.18%) Consultant
3 29 (15.51%) Unix Administrator
4 24 (12.83%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (11.23%) Unix Consultant
5 21 (11.23%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 18 (9.63%) Developer
7 17 (9.09%) Solaris Consultant
8 15 (8.02%) Solaris Administrator
9 14 (7.49%) Analyst
10 10 (5.35%) Project Manager
10 10 (5.35%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.81%) Build Engineer
11 9 (4.81%) Test Analyst
12 8 (4.28%) Architect
12 8 (4.28%) Automation Engineer
12 8 (4.28%) Build Automation Engineer
13 6 (3.21%) SIEM Engineer
13 6 (3.21%) Splunk Engineer
14 5 (2.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.30%) Web Services
2 19 (10.16%) Java EE
3 7 (3.74%) Hibernate
3 7 (3.74%) Middleware
4 6 (3.21%) HTML
4 6 (3.21%) OAuth
5 5 (2.67%) Servlets
6 4 (2.14%) CSS
6 4 (2.14%) Struts
6 4 (2.14%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.60%) JPA
7 3 (1.60%) JSF
7 3 (1.60%) JSP
7 3 (1.60%) JSTL
7 3 (1.60%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (1.60%) Spring
7 3 (1.60%) Spring MVC
7 3 (1.60%) Spring Security
7 3 (1.60%) STL
8 2 (1.07%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 66 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 41 (21.93%) Clustering
3 16 (8.56%) Mainframe
4 9 (4.81%) PKI
5 6 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.21%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.21%) Taxonomies
6 5 (2.67%) DataPower
7 3 (1.60%) iSeries
7 3 (1.60%) Photography
7 3 (1.60%) Tandem
8 2 (1.07%) CMDB
8 2 (1.07%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.07%) Fintech
8 2 (1.07%) Replication
9 1 (0.53%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (39.04%) Solaris
2 64 (34.22%) Linux
3 53 (28.34%) Windows
4 31 (16.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (9.09%) AIX
6 9 (4.81%) Windows Server
7 8 (4.28%) HPUX
7 8 (4.28%) zOS
8 4 (2.14%) Windows 2000
8 4 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.07%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.53%) Fedora
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (38.50%) Migration
2 30 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (10.16%) Change Management
4 15 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (7.49%) Kanban
5 14 (7.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (6.95%) Software Testing
7 12 (6.42%) DevOps
7 12 (6.42%) Scrum
7 12 (6.42%) Test Automation
8 11 (5.88%) Defect Management
8 11 (5.88%) ETL
8 11 (5.88%) SOA
8 11 (5.88%) User Stories
9 9 (4.81%) Configuration Management
9 9 (4.81%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (4.28%) Build Automation
10 8 (4.28%) Unit Testing
11 7 (3.74%) ITIL
11 7 (3.74%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.32%) Java
2 33 (17.65%) SQL
3 17 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 15 (8.02%) Python
5 11 (5.88%) Perl
6 8 (4.28%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.74%) PL/SQL
7 7 (3.74%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.74%) Ruby
7 7 (3.74%) VBA
8 5 (2.67%) PHP
9 2 (1.07%) AWK
9 2 (1.07%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.07%) C
9 2 (1.07%) Korn
10 1 (0.53%) C++
10 1 (0.53%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.53%) JCL
10 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.74%) CISSP
2 6 (3.21%) CISMP
3 3 (1.60%) Degree
3 3 (1.60%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.60%) PMP
4 1 (0.53%) APMP
4 1 (0.53%) CISM
4 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.07%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) COBIT
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (21.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 36 (19.25%) Veritas File System
2 36 (19.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 21 (11.23%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.74%) RACF
4 7 (3.74%) SRDF
4 7 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.07%) Cygwin
5 2 (1.07%) Docker
5 2 (1.07%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 2 (1.07%) Xen
6 1 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.53%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.53%) HDFS
6 1 (0.53%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 8 (4.28%) EMC NetWorker
1 8 (4.28%) TADDM
1 8 (4.28%) Tivoli
2 7 (3.74%) NetBackup
3 6 (3.21%) Nagios
3 6 (3.21%) QRadar
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (2.67%) Puppet
5 4 (2.14%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (2.14%) CA Wily
6 2 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.07%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.53%) Oozie
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.53%) SCCM
7 1 (0.53%) SCOM
7 1 (0.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 57 (30.48%) Oracle
2 56 (29.95%) Veritas
3 25 (13.37%) Red Hat
4 18 (9.63%) CA
5 16 (8.56%) IBM
6 11 (5.88%) VMware
7 10 (5.35%) EMC
8 9 (4.81%) Informatica
9 7 (3.74%) Citrix
9 7 (3.74%) HP
9 7 (3.74%) Microsoft
9 7 (3.74%) Splunk
10 4 (2.14%) ESRI
11 3 (1.60%) Teradata
12 2 (1.07%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.07%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.53%) Cloudera
13 1 (0.53%) F5
13 1 (0.53%) Imperva
13 1 (0.53%) Tableau
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