The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Engineer 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 UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 528 516 481
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -35
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 59 40 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.085% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.091% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 30 37
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£430 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £304 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £302 £350
% change year-on-year
+42.38% -13.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
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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
48374 43774 46640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.69% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30732 27045 26834
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1989 1908 2328
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

UNIX Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

UNIX Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

UNIX Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

UNIX Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

UNIX Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

UNIX Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

UNIX Engineer
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 UNIX Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 19 £450 +12.50% 5
South East -11 17 £360 -16.27% 1
Yorkshire 0 15 £430 +14.66% 7
East Midlands - 8 £430 -
North West -7 7 £430 +42.38% 2
East of England -24 2 - - 1
South West - 1 £375 - 2
North East - - - -
UNIX Engineer
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UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited UNIX Engineer 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 UNIX Engineer in their job title.

1 104 (100.00%) UNIX
2 71 (68.27%) Linux
3 57 (54.81%) Solaris
3 57 (54.81%) Red Hat
4 46 (44.23%) Oracle
5 44 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (30.77%) SAN
7 25 (24.04%) VMware
8 24 (23.08%) DNS
9 20 (19.23%) WebLogic
9 20 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (17.31%) Security Cleared
10 18 (17.31%) Perl
11 17 (16.35%) SC Cleared
12 16 (15.38%) AIX
12 16 (15.38%) DHCP
13 15 (14.42%) Apache
13 15 (14.42%) SQL
13 15 (14.42%) Windows
13 15 (14.42%) Configuration Management
14 14 (13.46%) Finance
15 13 (12.50%) Banking
15 13 (12.50%) Middleware
15 13 (12.50%) GlassFish
16 12 (11.54%) NAS
16 12 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 12 (11.54%) Shell Script
16 12 (11.54%) SOA
17 11 (10.58%) JBoss
17 11 (10.58%) Sun

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited UNIX Engineer 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 UNIX Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (19.23%) WebLogic
2 15 (14.42%) Apache
3 13 (12.50%) GlassFish
4 12 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (10.58%) JBoss
6 9 (8.65%) WebSphere
7 5 (4.81%) ATG Dynamo
8 3 (2.88%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.88%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.92%) FileNet
9 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.96%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.77%) SAN
2 24 (23.08%) DNS
3 16 (15.38%) DHCP
4 12 (11.54%) NAS
5 11 (10.58%) Firewall
6 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 7 (6.73%) LDAP
8 6 (5.77%) VPN
9 5 (4.81%) SSL
9 5 (4.81%) LAN
9 5 (4.81%) WAN
10 4 (3.85%) Kerberos
11 3 (2.88%) HTTPS
11 3 (2.88%) HTTP
11 3 (2.88%) SMTP
11 3 (2.88%) Internet
11 3 (2.88%) OpenLDAP
12 2 (1.92%) IMAP
12 2 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (1.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.96%) MySQL
4 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) GCC
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.96%) Maven
3 1 (0.96%) JIRA
3 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (13.46%) Finance
2 13 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.88%) Front Office
4 3 (2.88%) Retail
5 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.96%) Automotive
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) Middleware
2 4 (3.85%) Web Services
3 3 (2.88%) WebSockets
4 2 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.92%) .NET
5 1 (0.96%) Flash
5 1 (0.96%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.96%) MCollective
5 1 (0.96%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) Open Source
2 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.77%) Replication
2 6 (5.77%) Clustering
3 5 (4.81%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.85%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.88%) PKI
6 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.92%) EPoS
6 2 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.96%) HACMP
7 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) UNIX
2 71 (68.27%) Linux
3 57 (54.81%) Solaris
4 44 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (15.38%) AIX
6 15 (14.42%) Windows
7 7 (6.73%) HPUX
8 5 (4.81%) CentOS
9 3 (2.88%) VMS
9 3 (2.88%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.88%) SUSE
10 2 (1.92%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.96%) Fedora
11 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.42%) Configuration Management
2 12 (11.54%) SOA
3 9 (8.65%) Load Balancing
3 9 (8.65%) Migration
3 9 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 7 (6.73%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (6.73%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (5.77%) Service Management
7 5 (4.81%) ITIL
7 5 (4.81%) DevOps
8 4 (3.85%) Performance Testing
8 4 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (3.85%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.88%) Project Management
9 3 (2.88%) ITSM
9 3 (2.88%) Change Data Capture
9 3 (2.88%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (1.92%) Use Case
10 2 (1.92%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.31%) Perl
2 15 (14.42%) SQL
3 12 (11.54%) Shell Script
4 9 (8.65%) Bash Shell
4 9 (8.65%) Python
5 7 (6.73%) Java
6 5 (4.81%) Korn
6 5 (4.81%) Ruby
7 4 (3.85%) C
7 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.92%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.96%) Jython
9 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.96%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 18 (17.31%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.35%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.81%) Degree
4 2 (1.92%) RHCE
5 1 (0.96%) IBM AIX Certification
5 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.96%) CCNA
5 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 20 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.58%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.69%) NFS
4 7 (6.73%) Samba
4 7 (6.73%) RHEV
5 5 (4.81%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (4.81%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (3.85%) KVM
7 3 (2.88%) Sendmail
8 2 (1.92%) Postfix
8 2 (1.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.96%) GPFS
9 1 (0.96%) vCloud
9 1 (0.96%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.96%) vSphere
9 1 (0.96%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) NetBackup
2 4 (3.85%) Puppet
2 4 (3.85%) Nagios
3 2 (1.92%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (1.92%) YUM
4 1 (0.96%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.96%) Legato
4 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.96%) Ansible
4 1 (0.96%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.96%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.96%) WSUS
4 1 (0.96%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 57 (54.81%) Red Hat
2 46 (44.23%) Oracle
3 25 (24.04%) VMware
4 11 (10.58%) Sun
4 11 (10.58%) NetApp
5 10 (9.62%) Veritas
6 9 (8.65%) EMC
6 9 (8.65%) IBM
7 8 (7.69%) HP
8 6 (5.77%) Citrix
9 5 (4.81%) ATG
10 3 (2.88%) Cisco
10 3 (2.88%) Symantec
11 2 (1.92%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.92%) Siebel
11 2 (1.92%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.92%) BMC
11 2 (1.92%) Informatica
12 1 (0.96%) Lotus
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