The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 63 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 6 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.85% 1.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Median daily rate £345 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+218.75% -
Unix Administrator
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
666 869 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.07% 95.92% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 455 373
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 19
Median hourly rate £9.50 £36.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.61% +161.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Unix Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Unix Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Unix Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix Administrator across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Unix Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Unix Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Unix Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Unix Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
5 3 (42.86%) AIX
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Solaris
6 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (28.57%) Ansible
6 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (14.29%) Veritas File System
7 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (14.29%) Opsware
7 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 1 (14.29%) High Availability
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (14.29%) ForgeRock
7 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
7 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) AIX
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) CentOS
6 1 (14.29%) HPUX
6 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Korn
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas File System
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) ForgeRock
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Opsware
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) VMware