The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 11 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Unix 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 12.68% 7.14% 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.94% 15.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Median daily rate £550 £366 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.17% +22.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £23.58 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+56.94% -40.69%

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

Operating Systems Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 23.94% 47.62% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 1
Median daily rate £550 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.59% +11.29%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Unix.

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) Python
4 7 (58.33%) ProC
4 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
4 7 (58.33%) Perl
4 7 (58.33%) PHP
4 7 (58.33%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) Apache
4 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
4 7 (58.33%) C
4 7 (58.33%) AIX
4 7 (58.33%) nginx
4 7 (58.33%) Open Source
4 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (58.33%) Docker
4 7 (58.33%) SDLC
4 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Puppet
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 7 (58.33%) Apache
1 7 (58.33%) nginx
1 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
1 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) 3G
1 1 (8.33%) BGP
1 1 (8.33%) DDNS
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) DSL
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) IPsec
1 1 (8.33%) IPv6
1 1 (8.33%) ISDN
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) OSPF
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) TACACS
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (58.33%) ProC
3 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) React
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) AIX
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (58.33%) Open Source
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (58.33%) SDLC
2 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (66.67%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) C
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Perl
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds