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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 9 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Unix 69 99 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.84% 11.04% 10.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.13% 45.21% 47.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 35
Median daily rate £400 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £264 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.25 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-3.35% +19.20%
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
160 219 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.44% 24.41% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 101 88
Median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £170 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 9
Median hourly rate £21.00 £52.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +218.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 September 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 September 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.

1 136 (74.73%) Linux
2 95 (52.20%) Java
3 93 (51.10%) SQL
4 82 (45.05%) Finance
5 73 (40.11%) Perl
6 69 (37.91%) DB2
7 65 (35.71%) Sybase
8 60 (32.97%) Relational Database
9 55 (30.22%) Spring
10 53 (29.12%) RDBMS
11 49 (26.92%) OO
11 49 (26.92%) Oracle
12 45 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
13 44 (24.18%) J2SE
13 44 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
14 43 (23.63%) SDLC
15 42 (23.08%) OOD
15 42 (23.08%) JUnit
16 39 (21.43%) JMS
17 33 (18.13%) AIX
18 32 (17.58%) Shell Script
18 32 (17.58%) Banking
18 32 (17.58%) Software Engineering
19 31 (17.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 26 (14.29%) Front Office
21 24 (13.19%) IBM
21 24 (13.19%) Multithreading
22 23 (12.64%) Red Hat
23 22 (12.09%) Internet
23 22 (12.09%) WebSphere

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 22 (12.09%) WebSphere
2 15 (8.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
3 13 (7.14%) JBoss
4 7 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
5 5 (2.75%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.20%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.10%) Apache
7 2 (1.10%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.10%) CICS
7 2 (1.10%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.10%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.10%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.09%) Internet
2 12 (6.59%) HTTP
3 11 (6.04%) HTTPS
3 11 (6.04%) SSL
4 8 (4.40%) Firewall
5 6 (3.30%) SAN
5 6 (3.30%) WAN
6 5 (2.75%) LAN
7 4 (2.20%) DNS
7 4 (2.20%) LDAP
7 4 (2.20%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.65%) DHCP
8 3 (1.65%) VLAN
8 3 (1.65%) VoIP
9 2 (1.10%) SSH
9 2 (1.10%) VPN
10 1 (0.55%) CTI
10 1 (0.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (37.91%) DB2
2 60 (32.97%) Relational Database
3 53 (29.12%) RDBMS
4 20 (10.99%) Oracle Database
5 10 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (3.30%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 6 (3.30%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (2.75%) MySQL
9 4 (2.20%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.65%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.10%) BODI
11 2 (1.10%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.10%) GIS
11 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.10%) PowerCenter
12 1 (0.55%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 42 (23.08%) JUnit
2 13 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.59%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.30%) PVCS
4 6 (3.30%) Subversion
4 6 (3.30%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (2.75%) Maven
6 4 (2.20%) Hudson
7 3 (1.65%) Flyway
7 3 (1.65%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.10%) Ant
8 2 (1.10%) ERwin
8 2 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.55%) JIRA
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.55%) ProC
General
1 82 (45.05%) Finance
2 32 (17.58%) Banking
3 26 (14.29%) Front Office
4 14 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.40%) Law
6 5 (2.75%) Legal
7 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 81 (44.51%) Developer
2 47 (25.82%) Java Developer
3 19 (10.44%) C++ Developer
4 15 (8.24%) Analyst
5 13 (7.14%) Consultant
6 10 (5.49%) Administrator
7 8 (4.40%) Scala Developer
8 7 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 7 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (3.30%) DBA
9 6 (3.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.30%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (3.30%) Test Analyst
9 6 (3.30%) Unix Administrator
10 5 (2.75%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (2.75%) Unix Engineer
11 4 (2.20%) Oracle Consultant
11 4 (2.20%) Technical Specialist
11 4 (2.20%) Unix Specialist
11 4 (2.20%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (30.22%) Spring
2 44 (24.18%) J2SE
3 39 (21.43%) JMS
4 17 (9.34%) J2EE
5 11 (6.04%) HTML
6 9 (4.95%) Hibernate
6 9 (4.95%) XML
7 7 (3.85%) Middleware
7 7 (3.85%) REST
8 6 (3.30%) HTML5
8 6 (3.30%) Web Services
9 5 (2.75%) JSON
10 4 (2.20%) Apache CXF
10 4 (2.20%) SOAP
10 4 (2.20%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
11 3 (1.65%) .NET
11 3 (1.65%) Apache Flex
11 3 (1.65%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.65%) XSLT
12 2 (1.10%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.54%) Equity Derivative
3 16 (8.79%) Equities
4 12 (6.59%) Clustering
5 11 (6.04%) DataPower
6 9 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (4.40%) Derivative
7 8 (4.40%) Fixed Income
8 6 (3.30%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.20%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.20%) Replication
10 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.10%) Wiki
12 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.55%) HP Storage
12 1 (0.55%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 136 (74.73%) Linux
2 33 (18.13%) AIX
3 31 (17.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (10.44%) Windows
5 15 (8.24%) Solaris
6 7 (3.85%) HPUX
7 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.55%) CentOS
8 1 (0.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.55%) Tru64
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.92%) OO
2 45 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (23.63%) SDLC
4 42 (23.08%) OOD
5 32 (17.58%) Software Engineering
6 24 (13.19%) Multithreading
7 21 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (8.24%) Database Tuning
9 14 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (7.69%) DevOps
10 13 (7.14%) Migration
11 10 (5.49%) Data Modelling
12 9 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.95%) ETL
12 9 (4.95%) Information Security
12 9 (4.95%) SOA
13 8 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (3.85%) Asset Management
14 7 (3.85%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 95 (52.20%) Java
2 93 (51.10%) SQL
3 73 (40.11%) Perl
4 32 (17.58%) Shell Script
5 20 (10.99%) C++
6 13 (7.14%) Python
7 10 (5.49%) PL/SQL
8 8 (4.40%) Ruby
8 8 (4.40%) Scala
9 7 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.85%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.20%) C#
10 4 (2.20%) Korn
10 4 (2.20%) VBA
11 3 (1.65%) C
11 3 (1.65%) Groovy
11 3 (1.65%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.10%) AWK
12 2 (1.10%) JCL
12 2 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (12.09%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.59%) ISEB
4 9 (4.95%) ISTQB
4 9 (4.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.30%) Degree
6 3 (1.65%) CISSP
7 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.10%) MCITP
7 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.10%) OCP
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.20%) Docker
1 4 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (2.20%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.10%) RHEV
3 2 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.55%) KVM
4 1 (0.55%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.55%) RACF
4 1 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.55%) Veritas File System
4 1 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (6.04%) Ansible
2 5 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.20%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.65%) Puppet
5 2 (1.10%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.10%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.10%) Mesos
5 2 (1.10%) Packer
5 2 (1.10%) SCCM
6 1 (0.55%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.55%) Nagios
6 1 (0.55%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.55%) QRadar
Vendors
1 65 (35.71%) Sybase
2 49 (26.92%) Oracle
3 24 (13.19%) IBM
4 23 (12.64%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.40%) HP
6 6 (3.30%) CA
6 6 (3.30%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (3.30%) Talend
6 6 (3.30%) VMware
7 5 (2.75%) Citrix
7 5 (2.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.65%) Compuware
8 3 (1.65%) Siebel
9 2 (1.10%) Cisco
9 2 (1.10%) ESRI
9 2 (1.10%) Informatica
9 2 (1.10%) Symantec
9 2 (1.10%) Teradata
10 1 (0.55%) BT
10 1 (0.55%) MapR
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