The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Unix Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Support
UK / England
Rank 545 536 528
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Support 20 59 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 44
Median daily rate £336 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.12% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £280 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £365 £264
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +38.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £19.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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
39269 44133 43974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25773 28481 28114
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1341 1605 1770
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.12% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Unix Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Unix Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Unix Support
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Unix Support Daily Rate Trend in England

Unix Support
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix Support across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Unix Support Daily Rate Histogram in England

Unix Support
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Unix Support Hourly Rate Trend in England

Unix Support
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 Support within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 -6 7 £425 -5.55% 6
North East - 7 £325 -
North West +28 3 £350 -12.50% 2
East Midlands +1 2 £254 -9.37%
South East +8 1 £318 -3.42% 2
Yorkshire -8 1 - -
Unix Support
UK

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Unix Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 66 (100.00%) Unix
2 34 (51.52%) Windows
3 32 (48.48%) Linux
4 27 (40.91%) SQL
4 27 (40.91%) Oracle
5 19 (28.79%) Python
6 17 (25.76%) Perl
7 16 (24.24%) Solaris
7 16 (24.24%) FIX Protocol
7 16 (24.24%) Electronic Trading
8 15 (22.73%) Front Office
9 14 (21.21%) ITIL
10 13 (19.70%) AIX
10 13 (19.70%) TCP/IP
11 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 12 (18.18%) VMware
11 12 (18.18%) Degree
12 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
12 11 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (15.15%) HP
13 10 (15.15%) Reuters
13 10 (15.15%) TIBCO
13 10 (15.15%) Rendezvous
13 10 (15.15%) Change Management
13 10 (15.15%) Finance
13 10 (15.15%) Algorithmic Trading
13 10 (15.15%) Problem Management
13 10 (15.15%) RMDS
13 10 (15.15%) FXall
13 10 (15.15%) Market Making

Unix Support 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 5 (7.58%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.06%) Apache
3 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.03%) JBoss
4 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.52%) GemFire
5 1 (1.52%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) MindAlign
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (15.15%) RMDS
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) IaaS
1 3 (4.55%) PaaS
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.12%) DNS
2 8 (12.12%) Firewall
3 7 (10.61%) LDAP
4 3 (4.55%) Internet
4 3 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (3.03%) SMTP
5 2 (3.03%) SSH
5 2 (3.03%) VPN
6 1 (1.52%) DHCP
6 1 (1.52%) FTP
6 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.52%) LAN
6 1 (1.52%) MPLS
6 1 (1.52%) Network Security
6 1 (1.52%) S/MIME
6 1 (1.52%) SSL
6 1 (1.52%) VLAN
6 1 (1.52%) WAN
6 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.52%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 15 (22.73%) Front Office
2 10 (15.15%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (15.15%) Rendezvous
3 7 (10.61%) Middleware
4 4 (6.06%) Regular Expression
5 2 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.03%) J2EE
6 1 (1.52%) JMS
6 1 (1.52%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.52%) Web Services
6 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Equities
2 5 (7.58%) Fintech
3 4 (6.06%) SCADA
4 3 (4.55%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.55%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.03%) Derivative
5 2 (3.03%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.03%) Tandem
6 1 (1.52%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.52%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.52%) Eurex
6 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Unix
2 34 (51.52%) Windows
3 32 (48.48%) Linux
4 16 (24.24%) Solaris
5 13 (19.70%) AIX
6 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (9.09%) SUSE
6 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (7.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (6.06%) Mac OS
8 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.55%) HPUX
10 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.52%) Gentoo
11 1 (1.52%) MVS
11 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Electronic Trading
2 14 (21.21%) ITIL
3 10 (15.15%) Algorithmic Trading
3 10 (15.15%) Change Management
3 10 (15.15%) Market Making
3 10 (15.15%) Problem Management
4 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 8 (12.12%) Data Management
5 8 (12.12%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (10.61%) Release Management
7 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 6 (9.09%) Service Management
8 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.58%) DevOps
8 5 (7.58%) ITSM
8 5 (7.58%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (6.06%) Migration
9 4 (6.06%) Open Source
9 4 (6.06%) QMS
9 4 (6.06%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) SQL
2 19 (28.79%) Python
3 17 (25.76%) Perl
4 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.55%) Korn
8 2 (3.03%) AWK
8 2 (3.03%) Java
8 2 (3.03%) sed
9 1 (1.52%) JCL
9 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.52%) Ruby
9 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) CCNA
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.52%) MCSA
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.58%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.03%) NFS
4 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.52%) Squid
5 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Puppet
2 3 (4.55%) Nagios
2 3 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (3.03%) Ambari
3 2 (3.03%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (3.03%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.52%) Ansible
4 1 (1.52%) Control-M
4 1 (1.52%) Graphite
4 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.52%) OpenView
4 1 (1.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.52%) Opsview
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Oracle
2 12 (18.18%) VMware
3 10 (15.15%) Currenex
3 10 (15.15%) FXall
3 10 (15.15%) HP
3 10 (15.15%) Reuters
3 10 (15.15%) TIBCO
4 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.12%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.09%) IBM
6 6 (9.09%) Sun
7 3 (4.55%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco
8 2 (3.03%) Sybase
9 1 (1.52%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.52%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.52%) Cognos
9 1 (1.52%) EMC
9 1 (1.52%) QNX
9 1 (1.52%) Symantec
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