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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support
Rank 575 585 536
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Support 58 53 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 36 38
Median daily rate £375 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -
Unix Support
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
47525 49547 47656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31298 32087 29344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1474 1872 1909
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.06 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% +2.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 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 -11 36 £425 +6.25% 9
North East -6 14 £295 -1.66%
South East +13 3 £325 - 1
East of England +18 2 £375 - 1
West Midlands -32 2 £195 -53.01%
North West +10 1 - - 1
Unix Support
UK

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Unix
2 51 (50.50%) Oracle
3 46 (45.54%) SQL
3 46 (45.54%) Linux
4 44 (43.56%) Windows
5 33 (32.67%) Solaris
6 32 (31.68%) Finance
7 29 (28.71%) Banking
8 25 (24.75%) Incident Management
8 25 (24.75%) Red Hat
9 24 (23.76%) ITIL
10 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
10 21 (20.79%) HP
11 20 (19.80%) Change Management
11 20 (19.80%) Problem Management
12 19 (18.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (17.82%) Perl
14 17 (16.83%) AIX
15 15 (14.85%) WebLogic
15 15 (14.85%) Front Office
15 15 (14.85%) FIX Protocol
15 15 (14.85%) Windows Server
16 14 (13.86%) ServiceNow
16 14 (13.86%) Electronic Trading
17 13 (12.87%) SLA
17 13 (12.87%) TCP/IP
18 12 (11.88%) Sun
18 12 (11.88%) PL/SQL
18 12 (11.88%) Python
18 12 (11.88%) Service Delivery

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 15 (14.85%) WebLogic
2 11 (10.89%) JBoss
3 6 (5.94%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.98%) Apache
5 2 (1.98%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.98%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.98%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.99%) GemFire
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.96%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) RMDS
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.99%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) TCP/IP
2 11 (10.89%) Firewall
2 11 (10.89%) SSH
3 8 (7.92%) LDAP
4 6 (5.94%) DNS
4 6 (5.94%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (3.96%) VPN
6 3 (2.97%) LAN
6 3 (2.97%) WAN
7 2 (1.98%) HTTP
7 2 (1.98%) Internet
7 2 (1.98%) Network Security
7 2 (1.98%) SAN
8 1 (0.99%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.99%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.99%) MPLS
8 1 (0.99%) NAS
8 1 (0.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) Oracle Database
2 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.98%) KDB
5 2 (1.98%) Kdb+
5 2 (1.98%) MySQL
5 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.99%) DataStage
6 1 (0.99%) DB2
6 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.99%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.97%) JIRA
3 2 (1.98%) JBuilder
3 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.99%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.99%) Toad
General
1 32 (31.68%) Finance
2 29 (28.71%) Banking
3 15 (14.85%) Front Office
4 7 (6.93%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.96%) International Banking
6 3 (2.97%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.85%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (9.90%) Middleware
3 7 (6.93%) Rendezvous
4 4 (3.96%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.98%) HTML
5 2 (1.98%) SOAP
5 2 (1.98%) Struts
5 2 (1.98%) Web Services
5 2 (1.98%) XML
6 1 (0.99%) .NET
6 1 (0.99%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.99%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.99%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.99%) JMS
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.99%) SAML
6 1 (0.99%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (6.93%) Fintech
3 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.94%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.95%) Equities
4 5 (4.95%) SCADA
5 4 (3.96%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.97%) Derivative
6 3 (2.97%) HACMP
7 2 (1.98%) Clustering
7 2 (1.98%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.98%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.98%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.98%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.98%) Tandem
7 2 (1.98%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.99%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Unix
2 46 (45.54%) Linux
3 44 (43.56%) Windows
4 33 (32.67%) Solaris
5 19 (18.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (16.83%) AIX
7 15 (14.85%) Windows Server
8 8 (7.92%) HPUX
9 6 (5.94%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.99%) MVS
11 1 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.99%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.75%) Incident Management
2 24 (23.76%) ITIL
3 20 (19.80%) Change Management
3 20 (19.80%) Problem Management
4 14 (13.86%) Electronic Trading
5 12 (11.88%) Release Management
5 12 (11.88%) Service Delivery
6 10 (9.90%) DevOps
7 9 (8.91%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (7.92%) Market Making
8 8 (7.92%) QMS
8 8 (7.92%) Quality Management
9 7 (6.93%) Algorithmic Trading
9 7 (6.93%) Data Management
9 7 (6.93%) SOA
10 6 (5.94%) Defect Management
10 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.94%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.94%) Validation
11 5 (4.95%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 46 (45.54%) SQL
2 18 (17.82%) Perl
3 12 (11.88%) PL/SQL
3 12 (11.88%) Python
3 12 (11.88%) Shell Script
4 10 (9.90%) Java
5 7 (6.93%) Korn
6 5 (4.95%) C++
7 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.98%) AWK
9 2 (1.98%) C
9 2 (1.98%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.98%) sed
9 2 (1.98%) VB
10 1 (0.99%) JCL
10 1 (0.99%) Ruby
10 1 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Degree
2 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (7.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) IBM AIX Certification
5 1 (0.99%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.87%) SLA
2 8 (7.92%) ISO 9001
3 6 (5.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (5.94%) Active Directory
1 6 (5.94%) NFS
2 4 (3.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.98%) GPFS
4 2 (1.98%) Squid
4 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.97%) Control-M
2 3 (2.97%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (2.97%) Nagios
2 3 (2.97%) Puppet
3 1 (0.99%) Ambari
3 1 (0.99%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.99%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.99%) Graphite
3 1 (0.99%) Opsview
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.99%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (50.50%) Oracle
2 25 (24.75%) Red Hat
3 21 (20.79%) HP
3 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
4 14 (13.86%) ServiceNow
5 12 (11.88%) Sun
6 7 (6.93%) TIBCO
7 6 (5.94%) CA
7 6 (5.94%) IBM
7 6 (5.94%) Veritas
8 5 (4.95%) Currenex
8 5 (4.95%) FXall
8 5 (4.95%) Reuters
8 5 (4.95%) Symantec
9 4 (3.96%) VMware
10 2 (1.98%) Citrix
10 2 (1.98%) Embarcadero
10 2 (1.98%) F5
10 2 (1.98%) Plumtree
10 2 (1.98%) Splunk
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