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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 14 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Unix 47 82 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.55% 10.41% 8.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.19% 39.23% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 26
Median daily rate £400 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £277 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
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 £36.00 £35.00 £31.15
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.35%
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
161 209 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.27% 26.52% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 99 73
Median daily rate £335 £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -6.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £187.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-94.13% +1060.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 6 December 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 6 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Unix.

1 84 (66.67%) Linux
2 66 (52.38%) Java
2 66 (52.38%) SQL
3 61 (48.41%) Finance
4 45 (35.71%) Perl
5 41 (32.54%) Relational Database
6 40 (31.75%) Oracle
7 38 (30.16%) Sybase
7 38 (30.16%) DB2
8 33 (26.19%) RDBMS
8 33 (26.19%) Spring
9 27 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (17.46%) OO
10 22 (17.46%) JUnit
10 22 (17.46%) Internet
11 21 (16.67%) Shell Script
11 21 (16.67%) J2SE
11 21 (16.67%) JMS
12 20 (15.87%) IBM
12 20 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (15.08%) AIX
13 19 (15.08%) Banking
14 18 (14.29%) Security Cleared
14 18 (14.29%) J2EE
14 18 (14.29%) SDLC
14 18 (14.29%) Oracle Database
15 17 (13.49%) OOD
15 17 (13.49%) Software Engineering
16 16 (12.70%) Solaris
17 15 (11.90%) Multithreading

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 14 (11.11%) JBoss
2 12 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 10 (7.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (4.76%) CICS
6 5 (3.97%) WebLogic
6 5 (3.97%) WebSphere Portal
7 4 (3.17%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (3.17%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.38%) Apache
8 3 (2.38%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.59%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.79%) IBM Transformation Extender
10 1 (0.79%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.79%) PowerExchange
10 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.46%) Internet
2 11 (8.73%) Firewall
2 11 (8.73%) HTTPS
2 11 (8.73%) SSL
3 9 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.56%) HTTP
5 6 (4.76%) Network Security
6 5 (3.97%) LDAP
7 3 (2.38%) DNS
8 2 (1.59%) VLAN
8 2 (1.59%) WAN
9 1 (0.79%) CTI
9 1 (0.79%) DMZ
9 1 (0.79%) LAN
9 1 (0.79%) SAN
9 1 (0.79%) VoIP
9 1 (0.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.54%) Relational Database
2 38 (30.16%) DB2
3 33 (26.19%) RDBMS
4 18 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 8 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.17%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.38%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.38%) Big Data
8 2 (1.59%) BODI
8 2 (1.59%) GIS
8 2 (1.59%) MySQL
8 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.79%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 22 (17.46%) JUnit
2 6 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.17%) LoadRunner
3 4 (3.17%) PVCS
3 4 (3.17%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (2.38%) JIRA
5 2 (1.59%) Maven
5 2 (1.59%) Subversion
6 1 (0.79%) Ant
6 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.79%) ERwin
6 1 (0.79%) Gradle
6 1 (0.79%) Hudson
6 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.79%) ProC
General
1 61 (48.41%) Finance
2 19 (15.08%) Banking
3 9 (7.14%) Front Office
4 6 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (38.10%) Developer
2 28 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (7.94%) C++ Developer
4 9 (7.14%) Administrator
4 9 (7.14%) Analyst
4 9 (7.14%) Scala Developer
5 8 (6.35%) Consultant
6 7 (5.56%) DBA
6 7 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (4.76%) AIX Engineer
7 6 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (3.97%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (3.97%) Unix Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) Oracle Consultant
9 4 (3.17%) Performance Tester
9 4 (3.17%) Senior Oracle Consultant
9 4 (3.17%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.19%) Spring
2 21 (16.67%) J2SE
2 21 (16.67%) JMS
3 18 (14.29%) J2EE
4 10 (7.94%) XML
5 8 (6.35%) HTML
6 7 (5.56%) REST
7 6 (4.76%) Hibernate
7 6 (4.76%) JSON
7 6 (4.76%) Middleware
8 5 (3.97%) HTML5
8 5 (3.97%) SOAP
8 5 (3.97%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 4 (3.17%) Apache CXF
9 4 (3.17%) Web Services
10 3 (2.38%) Apache Flex
10 3 (2.38%) OC4J
10 3 (2.38%) Regular Expression
10 3 (2.38%) XSLT
11 2 (1.59%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.73%) DataPower
2 11 (8.73%) Equity Derivative
3 10 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.76%) Mainframe
6 5 (3.97%) Derivative
6 5 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.17%) Equities
7 4 (3.17%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.59%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.59%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.79%) Clustering
9 1 (0.79%) FMCG
9 1 (0.79%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.79%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.79%) IVR
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.79%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 84 (66.67%) Linux
2 19 (15.08%) AIX
3 16 (12.70%) Solaris
4 12 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (7.14%) Windows
6 3 (2.38%) HPUX
6 3 (2.38%) MVS
6 3 (2.38%) Tru64
7 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.59%) SUSE
7 2 (1.59%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.79%) CentOS
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.46%) OO
3 18 (14.29%) SDLC
4 17 (13.49%) OOD
4 17 (13.49%) Software Engineering
5 15 (11.90%) Multithreading
6 14 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (7.14%) Information Security
8 9 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (5.56%) SOA
10 6 (4.76%) Analytics
10 6 (4.76%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.76%) High Availability
10 6 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
11 5 (3.97%) Database Tuning
11 5 (3.97%) ETL
11 5 (3.97%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (52.38%) Java
1 66 (52.38%) SQL
2 45 (35.71%) Perl
3 21 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 12 (9.52%) C++
5 9 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.14%) Scala
6 7 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 7 (5.56%) Korn
6 7 (5.56%) Python
7 5 (3.97%) C
7 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.97%) VBA
8 3 (2.38%) C#
8 3 (2.38%) COBOL
8 3 (2.38%) JCL
8 3 (2.38%) Ruby
9 2 (1.59%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.59%) Groovy
9 2 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.35%) ISEB
4 6 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.17%) CISSP
6 3 (2.38%) SANS
7 2 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.59%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 7 (5.56%) PowerHA
2 5 (3.97%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) KVM
4 1 (0.79%) RACF
4 1 (0.79%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (3.97%) Tivoli
1 5 (3.97%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (2.38%) ArcSight ESM
2 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.38%) QRadar
Vendors
1 40 (31.75%) Oracle
2 38 (30.16%) Sybase
3 20 (15.87%) IBM
4 13 (10.32%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.76%) CA
6 5 (3.97%) Compuware
7 4 (3.17%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (3.17%) Siebel
7 4 (3.17%) Symantec
7 4 (3.17%) Talend
8 3 (2.38%) ArcSight
8 3 (2.38%) MapR
8 3 (2.38%) Splunk
9 2 (1.59%) ESRI
9 2 (1.59%) HP
9 2 (1.59%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.79%) Perforce
10 1 (0.79%) PlateSpin
10 1 (0.79%) Teradata
10 1 (0.79%) VMware
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