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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Administrator
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 53 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 3 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.54% 0.32% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.36% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Median daily rate £344 £325 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +7.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £325 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.36%

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
534 562 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.04% 91.09% 97.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 301 454
Median daily rate £350 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 18
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £16.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.00 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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
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 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) RIA
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) PowerHA
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (25.00%) RACF
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

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 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) PowerHA
1 1 (25.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas
1 1 (25.00%) VMware