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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 13 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Unix 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.62% 1.10% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £355 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Unix
West Sussex

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
6 35 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 9.23% 38.46% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 33 1
Median daily rate £363 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
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 3 December 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Unix.

1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) StorageTek
3 5 (55.56%) Veritas
3 5 (55.56%) OLTP
3 5 (55.56%) VLDB
3 5 (55.56%) Sun
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) LDAP
3 5 (55.56%) Brocade
3 5 (55.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (55.56%) NetBackup
3 5 (55.56%) Solaris
3 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (55.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (55.56%) High Availability
3 5 (55.56%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Puppet
5 1 (11.11%) Junos
5 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 1 (11.11%) FCoE
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (55.56%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) 3G
3 1 (11.11%) 4G
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) DDNS
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) DSL
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) IPv6
3 1 (11.11%) ISDN
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) TACACS
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) OLTP
1 5 (55.56%) VLDB
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) Solaris Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) NetBackup
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle ZFS
1 5 (55.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Brocade
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) StorageTek
1 5 (55.56%) Sun
1 5 (55.56%) Veritas
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds