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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 11 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Unix 80 72 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.80% 8.05% 11.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.69% 40.00% 41.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 48
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £258 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.08 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-22.84% +12.06%
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
179 180 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.40% 20.13% 28.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 109 98
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £110 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 7
Median hourly rate - £31.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +104.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 May 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 May 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 85 (61.15%) Linux
2 52 (37.41%) Java
3 45 (32.37%) SQL
4 34 (24.46%) Finance
5 33 (23.74%) Oracle
6 32 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (20.86%) Perl
7 29 (20.86%) AIX
8 27 (19.42%) OO
9 26 (18.71%) Relational Database
9 26 (18.71%) SDLC
10 25 (17.99%) Sybase
10 25 (17.99%) IBM
11 24 (17.27%) RDBMS
11 24 (17.27%) DB2
12 23 (16.55%) JMS
12 23 (16.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (16.55%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (15.83%) Banking
13 22 (15.83%) OOD
14 20 (14.39%) HP
14 20 (14.39%) Spring
15 19 (13.67%) Security Cleared
15 19 (13.67%) Shell Script
15 19 (13.67%) J2SE
16 18 (12.95%) JUnit
16 18 (12.95%) SC Cleared
17 17 (12.23%) Software Engineering
18 16 (11.51%) DataPower
18 16 (11.51%) Windows

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 9 (6.47%) WebSphere
1 9 (6.47%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 8 (5.76%) MQSeries
3 5 (3.60%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.16%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (2.16%) JBoss
5 2 (1.44%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.44%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.44%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.72%) Apache
6 1 (0.72%) CICS
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (5.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.44%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.79%) HTTPS
2 11 (7.91%) Firewall
2 11 (7.91%) HTTP
3 9 (6.47%) LDAP
4 8 (5.76%) FTP
4 8 (5.76%) SNMP
4 8 (5.76%) WinSCP
5 7 (5.04%) LAN
5 7 (5.04%) SSL
5 7 (5.04%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.04%) WAN
6 5 (3.60%) Internet
6 5 (3.60%) SAN
7 4 (2.88%) VLAN
8 3 (2.16%) DHCP
8 3 (2.16%) DNS
9 2 (1.44%) SSH
9 2 (1.44%) VoIP
10 1 (0.72%) NAS
10 1 (0.72%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.71%) Relational Database
2 24 (17.27%) DB2
2 24 (17.27%) RDBMS
3 12 (8.63%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.88%) MySQL
5 4 (2.88%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.16%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.44%) Big Data
7 2 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.72%) DataStage
8 1 (0.72%) MS Access
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (12.95%) JUnit
2 14 (10.07%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.91%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.47%) ClearCase
5 8 (5.76%) Subversion
5 8 (5.76%) XMLSpy
6 4 (2.88%) Maven
7 3 (2.16%) Flyway
7 3 (2.16%) Hudson
8 2 (1.44%) Ant
8 2 (1.44%) PVCS
8 2 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.44%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.72%) NetBeans
General
1 34 (24.46%) Finance
2 22 (15.83%) Banking
3 13 (9.35%) Front Office
4 11 (7.91%) Investment Banking
5 10 (7.19%) Legal
6 8 (5.76%) Law
7 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.44%) Retail
8 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (27.34%) Developer
2 21 (15.11%) Analyst
3 18 (12.95%) Java Developer
4 9 (6.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (5.76%) Consultant
5 8 (5.76%) Security Analyst
6 7 (5.04%) Administrator
6 7 (5.04%) C++ Developer
6 7 (5.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (5.04%) Test Analyst
6 7 (5.04%) Unix Administrator
7 6 (4.32%) DBA
7 6 (4.32%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (4.32%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (4.32%) Unix Engineer
8 5 (3.60%) Unix Developer
9 4 (2.88%) AIX Engineer
9 4 (2.88%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (2.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.55%) JMS
2 20 (14.39%) Spring
3 19 (13.67%) J2SE
4 14 (10.07%) Web Services
5 10 (7.19%) Middleware
5 10 (7.19%) XML
6 9 (6.47%) HTML
6 9 (6.47%) REST
7 8 (5.76%) .NET
7 8 (5.76%) ASP.NET
7 8 (5.76%) EDI
7 8 (5.76%) J2EE
7 8 (5.76%) JSON
7 8 (5.76%) SOAP
7 8 (5.76%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 8 (5.76%) WSDL
7 8 (5.76%) XSD
7 8 (5.76%) XSL
7 8 (5.76%) XSLT
8 3 (2.16%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.55%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.51%) DataPower
3 11 (7.91%) Equity Derivative
4 10 (7.19%) Clustering
4 10 (7.19%) Equities
5 8 (5.76%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.88%) Derivative
6 4 (2.88%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.88%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.16%) Replication
8 2 (1.44%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.44%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.44%) Wiki
9 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.72%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 85 (61.15%) Linux
2 29 (20.86%) AIX
3 23 (16.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (11.51%) Windows
5 10 (7.19%) Solaris
6 5 (3.60%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.88%) HPUX
8 1 (0.72%) MVS
8 1 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.42%) OO
3 26 (18.71%) SDLC
4 22 (15.83%) OOD
5 17 (12.23%) Software Engineering
6 16 (11.51%) DevOps
7 15 (10.79%) Migration
8 11 (7.91%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (7.91%) SOA
9 8 (5.76%) Database Tuning
9 8 (5.76%) Defect Tracking
9 8 (5.76%) EAI
9 8 (5.76%) Identity Access Management
10 7 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.04%) Information Security
10 7 (5.04%) Multithreading
10 7 (5.04%) Security Testing
10 7 (5.04%) TDD
11 6 (4.32%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.32%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 52 (37.41%) Java
2 45 (32.37%) SQL
3 29 (20.86%) Perl
4 19 (13.67%) Shell Script
5 13 (9.35%) JavaScript
6 12 (8.63%) Python
6 12 (8.63%) Ruby
7 8 (5.76%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.04%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.04%) C++
8 7 (5.04%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.60%) Clojure
10 3 (2.16%) Korn
10 3 (2.16%) VBScript
11 2 (1.44%) ABAP
11 2 (1.44%) C#
11 2 (1.44%) Groovy
11 2 (1.44%) Scala
12 1 (0.72%) C
12 1 (0.72%) sed
Qualifications
1 19 (13.67%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.95%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.47%) ISEB
3 9 (6.47%) ISTQB
4 8 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (5.76%) MCITP
4 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (4.32%) CISSP
7 4 (2.88%) Degree
8 2 (1.44%) CCNA
8 2 (1.44%) OCP
8 2 (1.44%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.72%) CCNP
9 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) HL7
1 8 (5.76%) SEPA
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 4 (2.88%) Docker
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.44%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.72%) KVM
5 1 (0.72%) RACF
5 1 (0.72%) RHEV
5 1 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.72%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (9.35%) Ansible
2 10 (7.19%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (5.76%) Tivoli
3 8 (5.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 6 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.16%) Puppet
6 2 (1.44%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.44%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.44%) Mesos
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.44%) Packer
6 2 (1.44%) SCCM
7 1 (0.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (23.74%) Oracle
2 25 (17.99%) IBM
2 25 (17.99%) Sybase
3 20 (14.39%) HP
4 16 (11.51%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.47%) BMC
5 9 (6.47%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.47%) VMware
6 8 (5.76%) Remedy
6 8 (5.76%) SolarWinds
7 7 (5.04%) Cisco
8 6 (4.32%) CA
9 4 (2.88%) Citrix
10 2 (1.44%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (1.44%) SAP
10 2 (1.44%) Talend
11 1 (0.72%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.72%) Computacenter
11 1 (0.72%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.72%) Opsware
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