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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 27 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Unix 41 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 9.32% 5.95% 5.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.70% 16.13% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 2 6
Median daily rate £330 £376 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.17% +12.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £315 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £436 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.11% +12.85%
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
166 31 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 37.73% 36.90% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 21 51
Median daily rate £321 £343 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £424 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 1 July 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 62 (84.93%) Linux
2 52 (71.23%) Security Cleared
3 51 (69.86%) SAN
4 48 (65.75%) SC Cleared
5 33 (45.21%) Perl
6 31 (42.47%) HP
7 30 (41.10%) Microsoft
8 26 (35.62%) ITIL
9 25 (34.25%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (32.88%) Change Control
10 24 (32.88%) Apache
11 23 (31.51%) DNS
11 23 (31.51%) Bash Shell
12 19 (26.03%) C-shell
12 19 (26.03%) TCP/IP
12 19 (26.03%) Change Management
12 19 (26.03%) Samba
12 19 (26.03%) Korn
12 19 (26.03%) Unit Testing
13 18 (24.66%) WAN
13 18 (24.66%) iSCSI
14 17 (23.29%) Shell Script
14 17 (23.29%) Solaris
15 16 (21.92%) AIX
16 15 (20.55%) Windows
17 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
17 11 (15.07%) PHP
17 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
18 10 (13.70%) Java
18 10 (13.70%) HPUX

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 24 (32.88%) Apache
2 7 (9.59%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.48%) MQSeries
3 4 (5.48%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.48%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.11%) AquaLogic
4 3 (4.11%) JBoss
4 3 (4.11%) lighttpd
4 3 (4.11%) nginx
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (4.11%) Tuxedo
4 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.11%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.37%) CICS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Office 365
2 2 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (69.86%) SAN
2 23 (31.51%) DNS
3 19 (26.03%) TCP/IP
4 18 (24.66%) iSCSI
4 18 (24.66%) WAN
5 6 (8.22%) LDAP
5 6 (8.22%) SSL
6 4 (5.48%) FTP
6 4 (5.48%) HTTP
6 4 (5.48%) Kerberos
6 4 (5.48%) SMTP
6 4 (5.48%) SNMP
6 4 (5.48%) SSH
7 3 (4.11%) DHCP
7 3 (4.11%) Firewall
7 3 (4.11%) IPv4
7 3 (4.11%) IPv6
7 3 (4.11%) NAS
7 3 (4.11%) Network Security
8 2 (2.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) MySQL
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.37%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Build Forge
2 2 (2.74%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.74%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Storage Engineer
2 16 (21.92%) Unix Engineer
3 12 (16.44%) Consultant
4 10 (13.70%) Storage Consultant
5 7 (9.59%) Administrator
5 7 (9.59%) Backup Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.48%) Backup Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Middleware Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Unix Consultant
11 1 (1.37%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 1 (1.37%) Middleware Specialist
11 1 (1.37%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.33%) Middleware
2 8 (10.96%) Regular Expression
3 7 (9.59%) XML
4 5 (6.85%) CSS
4 5 (6.85%) LAMP
5 4 (5.48%) HTML
5 4 (5.48%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (4.11%) Django
6 3 (4.11%) J2EE
6 3 (4.11%) JSON
6 3 (4.11%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (4.11%) Laravel
6 3 (4.11%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.22%) Replication
4 4 (5.48%) User Experience
5 3 (4.11%) Celerra
5 3 (4.11%) CLARiiON
5 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.11%) EMC VNX
5 3 (4.11%) PKI
5 3 (4.11%) Symmetrix
5 3 (4.11%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.74%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.37%) CMDB
7 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (84.93%) Linux
2 17 (23.29%) Solaris
3 16 (21.92%) AIX
4 15 (20.55%) Windows
5 10 (13.70%) HPUX
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
7 4 (5.48%) Debian
7 4 (5.48%) OS/390
7 4 (5.48%) SUSE
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) ITIL
2 25 (34.25%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (32.88%) Change Control
4 19 (26.03%) Change Management
4 19 (26.03%) Unit Testing
5 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
6 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.85%) Performance Management
8 5 (6.85%) Service Management
9 4 (5.48%) Application Performance Management
9 4 (5.48%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.48%) Validation
10 3 (4.11%) ITSM
10 3 (4.11%) Migration
10 3 (4.11%) Network Design
10 3 (4.11%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.11%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (4.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) Perl
2 23 (31.51%) Bash Shell
3 19 (26.03%) C-shell
3 19 (26.03%) Korn
4 17 (23.29%) Shell Script
5 11 (15.07%) PHP
6 10 (13.70%) Java
7 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
8 7 (9.59%) C
8 7 (9.59%) C++
8 7 (9.59%) Python
9 4 (5.48%) Groovy
9 4 (5.48%) SQL
9 4 (5.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (71.23%) Security Cleared
2 48 (65.75%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.33%) Degree
4 3 (4.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 3 (4.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (26.03%) Samba
2 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) BladeLogic
1 3 (4.11%) Cacti
1 3 (4.11%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (4.11%) Munin
1 3 (4.11%) Nagios
2 2 (2.74%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) HP
2 30 (41.10%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.59%) 3PAR
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle
3 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.22%) EMC
5 5 (6.85%) IBM
6 3 (4.11%) Axway
6 3 (4.11%) Brocade
6 3 (4.11%) Citrix
6 3 (4.11%) Fujitsu
6 3 (4.11%) Sun
7 2 (2.74%) CA
7 2 (2.74%) Compuware
7 2 (2.74%) NetApp
7 2 (2.74%) SAP
7 2 (2.74%) VMware
8 1 (1.37%) CommVault
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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