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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 25 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Unix 41 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 10.90% 1.27% 7.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.78% 3.03% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 5
Median daily rate £345 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 - £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 - £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.08 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-22.84% +12.06%
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
180 33 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 47.87% 41.77% 54.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 20 32
Median daily rate £321 £343 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% +4.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £300 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £423 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 5 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 44 (77.19%) Linux
2 43 (75.44%) Security Cleared
3 42 (73.68%) SAN
4 41 (71.93%) SC Cleared
5 34 (59.65%) Microsoft
6 25 (43.86%) HP
7 24 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (40.35%) Change Control
9 20 (35.09%) ITIL
10 18 (31.58%) Change Management
11 15 (26.32%) Perl
12 14 (24.56%) Apache
13 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
13 12 (21.05%) DNS
13 12 (21.05%) Korn
13 12 (21.05%) Samba
13 12 (21.05%) C-shell
13 12 (21.05%) Bash Shell
13 12 (21.05%) Unit Testing
14 11 (19.30%) iSCSI
14 11 (19.30%) Shell Script
14 11 (19.30%) Solaris
14 11 (19.30%) WAN
15 10 (17.54%) AIX
15 10 (17.54%) Management Information System
15 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
16 9 (15.79%) Service Delivery
17 8 (14.04%) Windows
17 8 (14.04%) Degree
17 8 (14.04%) Computer Science

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 14 (24.56%) Apache
2 7 (12.28%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.02%) MQSeries
3 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.02%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.26%) AquaLogic
4 3 (5.26%) JBoss
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (5.26%) Tuxedo
4 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.75%) CICS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (73.68%) SAN
2 12 (21.05%) DNS
2 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 11 (19.30%) iSCSI
3 11 (19.30%) WAN
4 6 (10.53%) NAS
5 3 (5.26%) SSL
6 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Build Forge
2 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.75%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Storage Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Consultant
3 11 (19.30%) Unix Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Storage Consultant
5 8 (14.04%) Backup Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Backup Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Administrator
7 5 (8.77%) Unix Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Middleware Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Unix Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Middleware Specialist
10 1 (1.75%) Support Specialist
10 1 (1.75%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) Middleware
2 4 (7.02%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (1.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Celerra
3 3 (5.26%) CLARiiON
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.26%) EMC VNX
3 3 (5.26%) Replication
3 3 (5.26%) Symmetrix
3 3 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.51%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 44 (77.19%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Solaris
3 10 (17.54%) AIX
4 8 (14.04%) Windows
5 5 (8.77%) HPUX
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.02%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (40.35%) Change Control
3 20 (35.09%) ITIL
4 18 (31.58%) Change Management
5 12 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
7 9 (15.79%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.77%) Asset Management
9 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.26%) ITIL V3
10 3 (5.26%) Migration
10 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.26%) Project Planning
10 3 (5.26%) QMS
10 3 (5.26%) Release Management
10 3 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) Perl
2 12 (21.05%) Bash Shell
2 12 (21.05%) C-shell
2 12 (21.05%) Korn
3 11 (19.30%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.26%) C
4 3 (5.26%) C++
4 3 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (75.44%) Security Cleared
2 41 (71.93%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.04%) Degree
4 3 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Samba
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (5.26%) BladeLogic
2 3 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.26%) Simpana
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.86%) HP
3 7 (12.28%) 3PAR
4 6 (10.53%) EMC
5 5 (8.77%) IBM
6 4 (7.02%) CommVault
6 4 (7.02%) Oracle
7 3 (5.26%) Axway
7 3 (5.26%) Brocade
7 3 (5.26%) Citrix
7 3 (5.26%) Fujitsu
7 3 (5.26%) Sun
8 2 (3.51%) NetApp
9 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.75%) VMware
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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