The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 7 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Unix 87 98 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.72% 11.37% 12.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.79% 59.76% 52.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 36
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +25.00%
Unix
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
168 164 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.50% 19.03% 24.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 74 81
Median daily rate £292 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.48% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £193 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 10
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Unix.

1 123 (75.46%) Linux
2 83 (50.92%) Java
3 78 (47.85%) SQL
4 68 (41.72%) Finance
5 65 (39.88%) Perl
6 61 (37.42%) DB2
7 57 (34.97%) Sybase
8 52 (31.90%) Relational Database
9 50 (30.67%) OO
10 49 (30.06%) RDBMS
11 46 (28.22%) Spring
12 44 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (26.38%) SDLC
14 42 (25.77%) J2SE
15 41 (25.15%) OOD
16 40 (24.54%) Oracle
16 40 (24.54%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (23.93%) JUnit
18 38 (23.31%) JMS
19 34 (20.86%) AIX
20 31 (19.02%) Software Engineering
20 31 (19.02%) Banking
21 30 (18.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 24 (14.72%) Security Cleared
22 24 (14.72%) Front Office
23 23 (14.11%) Shell Script
24 22 (13.50%) IBM
24 22 (13.50%) Multithreading
25 21 (12.88%) Red Hat
26 20 (12.27%) Equity Derivative

Unix
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 18 (11.04%) WebSphere
2 12 (7.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (6.75%) IBM HTTP Server
4 9 (5.52%) JBoss
5 6 (3.68%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (1.84%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.23%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 2 (1.23%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.23%) PowerExchange
7 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.61%) Apache
8 1 (0.61%) CICS
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (2.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.23%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.98%) Internet
2 12 (7.36%) HTTP
3 9 (5.52%) Firewall
4 8 (4.91%) HTTPS
5 6 (3.68%) SAN
5 6 (3.68%) SSL
5 6 (3.68%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.68%) WAN
6 5 (3.07%) LAN
7 3 (1.84%) DHCP
7 3 (1.84%) DNS
7 3 (1.84%) VLAN
7 3 (1.84%) VoIP
8 2 (1.23%) FTP
8 2 (1.23%) LDAP
8 2 (1.23%) SSH
8 2 (1.23%) VPN
8 2 (1.23%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.61%) CTI
9 1 (0.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (37.42%) DB2
2 52 (31.90%) Relational Database
3 49 (30.06%) RDBMS
4 15 (9.20%) Oracle Database
5 10 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.07%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.07%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 5 (3.07%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (2.45%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.45%) MySQL
9 3 (1.84%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.23%) Big Data
10 2 (1.23%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.23%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.61%) BODI
11 1 (0.61%) DataStage
11 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (23.93%) JUnit
2 14 (8.59%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.36%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.91%) Subversion
5 5 (3.07%) PVCS
5 5 (3.07%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (2.45%) Hudson
6 4 (2.45%) Maven
7 3 (1.84%) Flyway
8 2 (1.23%) Ant
8 2 (1.23%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.23%) ERwin
8 2 (1.23%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.23%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.61%) NetBeans
General
1 68 (41.72%) Finance
2 31 (19.02%) Banking
3 24 (14.72%) Front Office
4 14 (8.59%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.29%) Law
5 7 (4.29%) Legal
6 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 72 (44.17%) Developer
2 40 (24.54%) Java Developer
3 18 (11.04%) Analyst
3 18 (11.04%) C++ Developer
4 13 (7.98%) Consultant
5 9 (5.52%) Senior Developer
5 9 (5.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (4.91%) Administrator
7 7 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (3.68%) Test Analyst
8 6 (3.68%) Unix Administrator
9 5 (3.07%) Security Analyst
9 5 (3.07%) Unix Developer
9 5 (3.07%) Unix Engineer
10 4 (2.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (2.45%) Scala Developer
10 4 (2.45%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (2.45%) Support Specialist
10 4 (2.45%) Unix Consultant
10 4 (2.45%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (28.22%) Spring
2 42 (25.77%) J2SE
3 38 (23.31%) JMS
4 9 (5.52%) HTML
4 9 (5.52%) XML
5 8 (4.91%) Hibernate
5 8 (4.91%) Web Services
6 7 (4.29%) J2EE
7 6 (3.68%) .NET
7 6 (3.68%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.45%) Middleware
8 4 (2.45%) XSLT
9 3 (1.84%) REST
10 2 (1.23%) CSS
10 2 (1.23%) EDI
10 2 (1.23%) JSON
10 2 (1.23%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
10 2 (1.23%) WSDL
10 2 (1.23%) XSD
10 2 (1.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (24.54%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.27%) Equity Derivative
3 14 (8.59%) Equities
4 13 (7.98%) Clustering
5 10 (6.13%) DataPower
6 8 (4.91%) Derivative
7 5 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.45%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.45%) Replication
8 4 (2.45%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.84%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.23%) Market Risk
10 2 (1.23%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.23%) Wiki
11 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 123 (75.46%) Linux
2 34 (20.86%) AIX
3 30 (18.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (11.66%) Windows
5 18 (11.04%) Solaris
6 7 (4.29%) HPUX
7 5 (3.07%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.61%) CentOS
8 1 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (30.67%) OO
2 44 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (26.38%) SDLC
4 41 (25.15%) OOD
5 31 (19.02%) Software Engineering
6 22 (13.50%) Multithreading
7 20 (12.27%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (9.20%) Database Tuning
9 14 (8.59%) DevOps
10 13 (7.98%) Migration
11 11 (6.75%) Data Modelling
12 10 (6.13%) ETL
13 9 (5.52%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (4.91%) SOA
15 7 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (4.29%) Investment Management
15 7 (4.29%) TDD
15 7 (4.29%) Wealth Management
16 6 (3.68%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 83 (50.92%) Java
2 78 (47.85%) SQL
3 65 (39.88%) Perl
4 23 (14.11%) Shell Script
5 18 (11.04%) C++
6 12 (7.36%) JavaScript
7 11 (6.75%) Python
8 10 (6.13%) Ruby
9 9 (5.52%) PL/SQL
10 7 (4.29%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.68%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.68%) Scala
12 5 (3.07%) Clojure
12 5 (3.07%) Korn
13 4 (2.45%) C#
13 4 (2.45%) VBScript
14 3 (1.84%) VBA
15 2 (1.23%) AWK
15 2 (1.23%) Groovy
15 2 (1.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 24 (14.72%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.43%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.75%) ISEB
4 9 (5.52%) ISTQB
5 8 (4.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (3.68%) Degree
7 5 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.07%) MCITP
7 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.45%) CISSP
8 4 (2.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.23%) OCP
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.84%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.23%) HL7
2 2 (1.23%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (2.45%) Docker
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.23%) RHEV
3 2 (1.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.61%) KVM
4 1 (0.61%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.61%) RACF
4 1 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.61%) Veritas File System
4 1 (0.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (6.75%) Ansible
2 7 (4.29%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.84%) Puppet
5 2 (1.23%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.23%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.23%) Mesos
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.23%) Packer
5 2 (1.23%) SCCM
5 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 57 (34.97%) Sybase
2 40 (24.54%) Oracle
3 22 (13.50%) IBM
4 21 (12.88%) Red Hat
5 13 (7.98%) HP
6 7 (4.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.68%) VMware
8 5 (3.07%) Citrix
8 5 (3.07%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (3.07%) Talend
9 4 (2.45%) CA
9 4 (2.45%) Cisco
10 2 (1.23%) Informatica
10 2 (1.23%) Remedy
10 2 (1.23%) Siebel
10 2 (1.23%) Teradata
11 1 (0.61%) Compuware
11 1 (0.61%) Murex
11 1 (0.61%) Sun
11 1 (0.61%) Veritas
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