The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Unix Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Consultant
Rank 608 586 566
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Consultant 22 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.056% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.059% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 6
Median daily rate £400 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £303 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Unix Consultant
UK

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
47342 48920 45504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.83% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31086 31590 28112
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1402 1847 1880
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Unix Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Unix Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Unix Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Unix Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Unix Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Unix Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Unix Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Unix Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Unix Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 12 £450 +28.57% 2
South East -3 4 £420 -11.57%
Yorkshire +4 2 - -
North West -5 2 £350 +21.73% 2
East Midlands +1 1 £395 +17.03%
West Midlands -26 1 £375 -21.05%
Unix Consultant
UK

Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 England region featuring Unix Consultant in the job title.

1 74 (100.00%) Unix
2 61 (82.43%) Linux
3 36 (48.65%) AIX
4 35 (47.30%) Red Hat
5 34 (45.95%) Solaris
6 28 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (35.14%) Veritas
8 20 (27.03%) C
9 18 (24.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 16 (21.62%) Perl
10 16 (21.62%) Banking
11 10 (13.51%) Finance
11 10 (13.51%) Python
11 10 (13.51%) Shell Script
12 9 (12.16%) Oracle
12 9 (12.16%) Data Centre
13 7 (9.46%) Kerberos
13 7 (9.46%) Migration
14 6 (8.11%) VMware
14 6 (8.11%) SQL
14 6 (8.11%) Problem Management
14 6 (8.11%) Investment Management
15 5 (6.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
15 5 (6.76%) LDAP
15 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
15 5 (6.76%) SAN
16 4 (5.41%) Apache
16 4 (5.41%) HP
16 4 (5.41%) ITIL

Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (5.41%) Apache
2 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) CICS
3 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.35%) JBoss
3 1 (1.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.35%) IaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Kerberos
2 5 (6.76%) LDAP
2 5 (6.76%) SAN
2 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.41%) DNS
4 3 (4.05%) SSH
5 2 (2.70%) Firewall
5 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.70%) WAN
6 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.35%) SMTP
6 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) MySQL
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (1.35%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.35%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.35%) Gerrit
1 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
1 1 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.35%) Subversion
1 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (21.62%) Banking
2 10 (13.51%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Front Office
3 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Law
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) Apache Camel
1 1 (1.35%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (1.35%) ISPF
1 1 (1.35%) LAMP
1 1 (1.35%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.35%) OpenJDK
1 1 (1.35%) Rendezvous
1 1 (1.35%) Spring Boot
1 1 (1.35%) Symfony
1 1 (1.35%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (1.35%) Ultra Messaging
1 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.41%) Clustering
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.70%) HACMP
4 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.35%) CMDB
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) Equities
4 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.35%) NHS
4 1 (1.35%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (1.35%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.35%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Unix
2 61 (82.43%) Linux
3 36 (48.65%) AIX
4 34 (45.95%) Solaris
5 28 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (24.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (5.41%) HPUX
7 4 (5.41%) Windows
8 3 (4.05%) SUSE
8 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.70%) CentOS
9 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.35%) MVS
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (9.46%) Migration
2 6 (8.11%) Investment Management
2 6 (8.11%) Problem Management
3 4 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (5.41%) ITIL
4 3 (4.05%) Change Management
4 3 (4.05%) High Availability
4 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (4.05%) Validation
5 2 (2.70%) Capacity Management
5 2 (2.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (2.70%) DevOps
5 2 (2.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.70%) Unit Testing
5 2 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (2.70%) Workflow
6 1 (1.35%) BCP
6 1 (1.35%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.35%) DRM
6 1 (1.35%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.03%) C
2 16 (21.62%) Perl
3 10 (13.51%) Python
3 10 (13.51%) Shell Script
4 6 (8.11%) SQL
5 4 (5.41%) Java
6 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.70%) C-shell
6 2 (2.70%) Korn
7 1 (1.35%) AWK
7 1 (1.35%) CLIST
7 1 (1.35%) COBOL
7 1 (1.35%) JCL
7 1 (1.35%) PHP
7 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.35%) REXX
7 1 (1.35%) sed
7 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) AAT
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) RHCA
3 1 (1.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (2.70%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) NFS
2 2 (2.70%) Samba
2 2 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) Firmware
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.35%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.35%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.35%) vCloud
3 1 (1.35%) Veritas File System
3 1 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Puppet
2 3 (4.05%) yum
3 2 (2.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.35%) Control-M
4 1 (1.35%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.35%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.35%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.35%) MOM
4 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.35%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 35 (47.30%) Red Hat
2 26 (35.14%) Veritas
3 9 (12.16%) Oracle
4 6 (8.11%) VMware
5 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.41%) HP
7 3 (4.05%) EMC
7 3 (4.05%) IBM
7 3 (4.05%) NetApp
8 2 (2.70%) BMC
8 2 (2.70%) Sun
9 1 (1.35%) Axway
9 1 (1.35%) CA
9 1 (1.35%) Dell
9 1 (1.35%) Informatica
9 1 (1.35%) Lotus
9 1 (1.35%) Mercator
9 1 (1.35%) Remedy
9 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.35%) Tumbleweed
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