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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 557 523 466
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -57
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 38 47 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.095% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.10% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 55
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£425 £350 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £22.50
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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
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £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 1778 1844 1984
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 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +3 22 £438 -2.77% 4
Yorkshire -19 7 £409 - 1
East of England +2 3 - - 1
South East -14 3 £550 +71.87%
South West - 2 £300 -
North East -37 1 - -
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UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 83 (100.00%) UNIX
2 66 (79.52%) Linux
3 61 (73.49%) Red Hat
4 45 (54.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (53.01%) Solaris
6 36 (43.37%) Perl
7 31 (37.35%) Oracle
8 29 (34.94%) VMware
9 24 (28.92%) Finance
9 24 (28.92%) Python
10 23 (27.71%) IBM
11 22 (26.51%) Apache
11 22 (26.51%) Windows
11 22 (26.51%) AIX
11 22 (26.51%) SAN
11 22 (26.51%) Veritas
12 21 (25.30%) Sun
13 18 (21.69%) Java
13 18 (21.69%) HP
13 18 (21.69%) Configuration Management
14 17 (20.48%) Puppet
14 17 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (18.07%) Ruby
15 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
15 15 (18.07%) DNS
16 14 (16.87%) LDAP
16 14 (16.87%) SQL
16 14 (16.87%) ITIL
16 14 (16.87%) EMC
16 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 22 (26.51%) Apache
2 13 (15.66%) Tomcat
3 11 (13.25%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.23%) JBoss
4 6 (7.23%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.23%) Node.js
5 4 (4.82%) OpenStack
5 4 (4.82%) MQSeries
6 3 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.61%) iPlanet
6 3 (3.61%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (3.61%) FileNet
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.61%) nginx
7 2 (2.41%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.41%) Jetty
7 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Office
2 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.20%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.51%) SAN
2 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
2 15 (18.07%) DNS
3 14 (16.87%) LDAP
4 11 (13.25%) Firewall
4 11 (13.25%) NAS
5 5 (6.02%) SSH
5 5 (6.02%) SSL
5 5 (6.02%) HTTP
6 4 (4.82%) Internet
6 4 (4.82%) VLAN
6 4 (4.82%) Network Security
7 3 (3.61%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (3.61%) Kerberos
7 3 (3.61%) WAN
7 3 (3.61%) FCoE
8 2 (2.41%) PuTTY
8 2 (2.41%) Telnet
8 2 (2.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) MySQL
2 9 (10.84%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.23%) Informix
3 6 (7.23%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.61%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.41%) SQLite
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.20%) DB2
6 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Jenkins
2 10 (12.05%) JIRA
3 5 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.41%) Ant
6 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 24 (28.92%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.20%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) J2EE
2 3 (3.61%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (3.61%) Middleware
2 3 (3.61%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.41%) Web Services
4 1 (1.20%) Servlets
4 1 (1.20%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Clustering
1 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.64%) IBM XIV
3 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (6.02%) PKI
4 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.61%) HACMP
5 3 (3.61%) DataPower
5 3 (3.61%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.41%) Wiki
6 2 (2.41%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.20%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.20%) Replication
7 1 (1.20%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.20%) PMI
7 1 (1.20%) NHS
7 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.20%) LPAR
7 1 (1.20%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) UNIX
2 66 (79.52%) Linux
3 45 (54.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 44 (53.01%) Solaris
5 22 (26.51%) Windows
5 22 (26.51%) AIX
6 6 (7.23%) SUSE
7 5 (6.02%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.82%) HPUX
9 3 (3.61%) Debian
10 2 (2.41%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.20%) CentOS
11 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.20%) VMS
11 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.69%) Configuration Management
2 17 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (16.87%) Load Balancing
3 14 (16.87%) ITIL
4 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.84%) Open Source
5 8 (9.64%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (9.64%) DevOps
6 6 (7.23%) Build Automation
6 6 (7.23%) Workflow
7 5 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.02%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.82%) Change Management
8 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.82%) Change Control
8 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (3.61%) Patch Management
9 3 (3.61%) Procure-to-pay
9 3 (3.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.37%) Perl
2 24 (28.92%) Python
3 18 (21.69%) Java
4 15 (18.07%) Ruby
5 14 (16.87%) SQL
6 13 (15.66%) Bash Shell
7 11 (13.25%) Shell Script
8 9 (10.84%) PHP
9 8 (9.64%) C
9 8 (9.64%) Korn
10 6 (7.23%) C-shell
11 4 (4.82%) C++
12 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.61%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.61%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) VCDX
3 1 (1.20%) VCAP
3 1 (1.20%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.20%) OCP
3 1 (1.20%) OCA
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.05%) vSphere
3 7 (8.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (8.43%) KVM
4 6 (7.23%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (4.82%) PowerHA
6 4 (4.82%) NFS
6 4 (4.82%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (3.61%) Samba
8 2 (2.41%) iptables
8 2 (2.41%) RHEV
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.20%) Squid
9 1 (1.20%) Xen
9 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
9 1 (1.20%) Firmware
9 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 17 (20.48%) Puppet
2 11 (13.25%) Nagios
2 11 (13.25%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (12.05%) NetBackup
4 8 (9.64%) BladeLogic
4 8 (9.64%) Salt
5 6 (7.23%) Opsview
5 6 (7.23%) Graphite
5 6 (7.23%) Oracle ZFS
5 6 (7.23%) OpenView
5 6 (7.23%) Cacti
5 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (3.61%) Control-M
6 3 (3.61%) yum
7 2 (2.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (2.41%) Ganglia
7 2 (2.41%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (2.41%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (2.41%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 61 (73.49%) Red Hat
2 31 (37.35%) Oracle
3 29 (34.94%) VMware
4 23 (27.71%) IBM
5 22 (26.51%) Veritas
6 21 (25.30%) Sun
7 18 (21.69%) HP
8 14 (16.87%) EMC
9 12 (14.46%) Cisco
10 9 (10.84%) BMC
11 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
11 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds
12 5 (6.02%) NetApp
13 4 (4.82%) Dell
13 4 (4.82%) F5
14 3 (3.61%) Axway
14 3 (3.61%) PlateSpin
14 3 (3.61%) Siebel
14 3 (3.61%) Informatica
15 2 (2.41%) Intel
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