The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 29 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Unix 42 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 9.74% 2.50% 4.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.70% 6.25% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 4
Median daily rate £330 £451 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.90% +58.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £451 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £451 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £358
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
Unix
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Operating Systems Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
185 32 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 42.92% 40.00% 54.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 22 37
Median daily rate £321 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Erskine region with a requirement for Unix.

1 50 (84.75%) Linux
2 43 (72.88%) SAN
3 40 (67.80%) Security Cleared
4 38 (64.41%) SC Cleared
5 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
6 25 (42.37%) HP
6 25 (42.37%) Performance Tuning
7 24 (40.68%) Change Control
8 20 (33.90%) Perl
9 19 (32.20%) ITIL
9 19 (32.20%) Change Management
10 17 (28.81%) Apache
11 16 (27.12%) DNS
11 16 (27.12%) Bash Shell
12 12 (20.34%) C-shell
12 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
12 12 (20.34%) Solaris
12 12 (20.34%) Korn
12 12 (20.34%) Unit Testing
12 12 (20.34%) Samba
13 11 (18.64%) Management Information System
13 11 (18.64%) AIX
13 11 (18.64%) WAN
13 11 (18.64%) Shell Script
13 11 (18.64%) iSCSI
13 11 (18.64%) Mentoring
14 10 (16.95%) Degree
14 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
15 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
15 9 (15.25%) Windows

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 17 (28.81%) Apache
2 7 (11.86%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.78%) MQSeries
3 4 (6.78%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.08%) AquaLogic
4 3 (5.08%) JBoss
4 3 (5.08%) lighttpd
4 3 (5.08%) nginx
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (5.08%) Tuxedo
4 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.08%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.69%) CICS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
2 2 (3.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (72.88%) SAN
2 16 (27.12%) DNS
3 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
4 11 (18.64%) iSCSI
4 11 (18.64%) WAN
5 6 (10.17%) SSL
6 5 (8.47%) LDAP
7 4 (6.78%) FTP
7 4 (6.78%) HTTP
7 4 (6.78%) Kerberos
7 4 (6.78%) NAS
7 4 (6.78%) SMTP
7 4 (6.78%) SNMP
7 4 (6.78%) SSH
8 3 (5.08%) DHCP
8 3 (5.08%) Firewall
8 3 (5.08%) IPv4
8 3 (5.08%) IPv6
8 3 (5.08%) Network Security
9 2 (3.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) MySQL
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.69%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Build Forge
2 1 (1.69%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.69%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Storage Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Consultant
3 11 (18.64%) Unix Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Storage Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Backup Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Unix Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Backup Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Middleware Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Unix Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) Middleware Specialist
10 1 (1.69%) Web Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) Middleware
2 5 (8.47%) Regular Expression
3 4 (6.78%) CSS
3 4 (6.78%) HTML
3 4 (6.78%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (6.78%) LAMP
3 4 (6.78%) XML
4 3 (5.08%) Django
4 3 (5.08%) J2EE
4 3 (5.08%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (5.08%) Laravel
4 3 (5.08%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Management Information System
2 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.17%) Replication
4 3 (5.08%) Celerra
4 3 (5.08%) CLARiiON
4 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.08%) EMC VNX
4 3 (5.08%) PKI
4 3 (5.08%) Symmetrix
4 3 (5.08%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.39%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (84.75%) Linux
2 12 (20.34%) Solaris
3 11 (18.64%) AIX
4 9 (15.25%) Windows
5 6 (10.17%) HPUX
6 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
7 4 (6.78%) Debian
7 4 (6.78%) OS/390
7 4 (6.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (40.68%) Change Control
3 19 (32.20%) Change Management
3 19 (32.20%) ITIL
4 12 (20.34%) Unit Testing
5 11 (18.64%) Mentoring
6 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.08%) High Availability
8 3 (5.08%) Migration
8 3 (5.08%) Network Design
8 3 (5.08%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.08%) Project Planning
8 3 (5.08%) QMS
8 3 (5.08%) Release Management
8 3 (5.08%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (5.08%) Validation
9 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) Perl
2 16 (27.12%) Bash Shell
3 12 (20.34%) C-shell
3 12 (20.34%) Korn
4 11 (18.64%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.47%) PHP
6 4 (6.78%) C
6 4 (6.78%) C++
6 4 (6.78%) Java
6 4 (6.78%) Python
7 1 (1.69%) Groovy
7 1 (1.69%) SQL
7 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (67.80%) Security Cleared
2 38 (64.41%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.95%) Degree
4 3 (5.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 3 (5.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Samba
2 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) BladeLogic
1 3 (5.08%) Cacti
1 3 (5.08%) Munin
1 3 (5.08%) Nagios
2 1 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.69%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.69%) Simpana
2 1 (1.69%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
2 25 (42.37%) HP
3 7 (11.86%) 3PAR
4 6 (10.17%) EMC
5 5 (8.47%) IBM
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle
5 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.08%) Axway
6 3 (5.08%) Brocade
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix
6 3 (5.08%) Fujitsu
6 3 (5.08%) Sun
7 2 (3.39%) CommVault
7 2 (3.39%) NetApp
8 1 (1.69%) CA
8 1 (1.69%) Compuware
8 1 (1.69%) SAP
8 1 (1.69%) VMware
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
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