The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior UNIX Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior UNIX Administrator
Rank 583 496 575
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +79
Contract jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Administrator 7 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.016% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.018% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Average daily rate - £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Senior UNIX Administrator
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Senior UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior UNIX Administrator in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior UNIX Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior UNIX Administrator Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior UNIX Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior UNIX Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior UNIX Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average Daily Rate
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Senior UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior UNIX Administrator in their job title 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 with Senior UNIX Administrator in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) UNIX
2 25 (92.59%) SAN
3 23 (85.19%) Solaris
4 21 (77.78%) Oracle
5 17 (62.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (59.26%) Red Hat
7 15 (55.56%) Linux
8 13 (48.15%) Perl
9 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
9 12 (44.44%) Shell Script
9 12 (44.44%) Veritas
9 12 (44.44%) EMC
9 12 (44.44%) Clustering
9 12 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (44.44%) Puppet
9 12 (44.44%) Ruby
10 11 (40.74%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (40.74%) Performance Management
10 11 (40.74%) Data Guard
10 11 (40.74%) Migration
10 11 (40.74%) Oracle Application Server
10 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (40.74%) WebLogic
10 11 (40.74%) ITIL
10 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database
10 11 (40.74%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (40.74%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (37.04%) DNS
11 10 (37.04%) Nagios

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior UNIX Administrator in their job title 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 with Senior UNIX Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle Application Server
1 11 (40.74%) WebLogic
2 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 8 (29.63%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (37.04%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (33.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) SAN
2 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 10 (37.04%) DNS
3 10 (37.04%) NAS
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.70%) German Language
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) J2EE
2 5 (18.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) UNIX
2 23 (85.19%) Solaris
3 17 (62.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (55.56%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Performance Management
1 11 (40.74%) Migration
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
1 11 (40.74%) Performance Tuning
1 11 (40.74%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
2 10 (37.04%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Perl
2 12 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 12 (44.44%) Ruby
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (37.04%) NFS
2 10 (37.04%) Samba
2 10 (37.04%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) Puppet
2 11 (40.74%) Data Guard
3 10 (37.04%) Nagios
3 10 (37.04%) Ganglia
4 9 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Oracle
2 16 (59.26%) Red Hat
3 12 (44.44%) Veritas
3 12 (44.44%) EMC
4 10 (37.04%) Splunk
5 9 (33.33%) Sun
6 1 (3.70%) VMware
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) IBM