The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior UNIX Administrator
Rank - 567 551
Contract jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Administrator 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.004% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £295 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £295 £413
% change year-on-year
- -28.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47812 45732 43181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.60% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30985 28273 25892
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £227 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1764 1854 1992
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) HPUX
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) NetApp
3 5 (71.43%) NAS
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
6 2 (28.57%) Change Control
6 2 (28.57%) Banking
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (14.29%) Python
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) NFS
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) AIX
7 1 (14.29%) C
7 1 (14.29%) Perl
7 1 (14.29%) IBM
7 1 (14.29%) Solaris
7 1 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (14.29%) Citrix
7 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
7 1 (14.29%) Migration
7 1 (14.29%) VMware
7 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
7 1 (14.29%) IBM XIV

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
1 5 (71.43%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) HPUX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) VMware