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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 16 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Unix 48 40 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.59% 6.53% 7.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.92% 30.30% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 35
Median daily rate £355 £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -6.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £25.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+54.88% -35.43%

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
130 132 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.26% 21.53% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 75 120
Median daily rate £350 £300 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £100 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.75% +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017, 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 47 (50.54%) SQL
2 45 (48.39%) Linux
3 39 (41.94%) Java
4 30 (32.26%) Finance
4 30 (32.26%) Relational Database
5 27 (29.03%) Oracle
6 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (22.58%) Perl
7 21 (22.58%) AIX
8 20 (21.51%) Spring
9 17 (18.28%) Shell Script
10 16 (17.20%) DB2
10 16 (17.20%) IBM
10 16 (17.20%) Oracle Database
11 15 (16.13%) RDBMS
12 14 (15.05%) XML
12 14 (15.05%) OO
12 14 (15.05%) Banking
13 13 (13.98%) PL/SQL
13 13 (13.98%) Firewall
14 12 (12.90%) SOAP
14 12 (12.90%) JSON
14 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (10.75%) Git (software)
15 10 (10.75%) TCP/IP
15 10 (10.75%) Red Hat
16 9 (9.68%) VMware
16 9 (9.68%) Sybase
16 9 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
16 9 (9.68%) Solaris

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 5 (5.38%) JBoss
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle Application Server
1 5 (5.38%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.30%) CICS
2 4 (4.30%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.23%) Apache
3 3 (3.23%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.08%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.08%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.08%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 1 (1.08%) iPlanet
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.98%) Firewall
2 10 (10.75%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.68%) Network Security
4 8 (8.60%) Internet
5 4 (4.30%) HTTPS
5 4 (4.30%) SSL
6 3 (3.23%) DNS
6 3 (3.23%) LDAP
7 2 (2.15%) HTTP
8 1 (1.08%) DMZ
8 1 (1.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.26%) Relational Database
2 16 (17.20%) DB2
2 16 (17.20%) Oracle Database
3 15 (16.13%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (3.23%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.23%) Big Data
6 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.15%) KDB
7 2 (2.15%) Kdb+
7 2 (2.15%) MySQL
7 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.68%) Hudson
2 9 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.68%) JUnit
3 8 (8.60%) Maven
4 7 (7.53%) Ant
4 7 (7.53%) Gradle
5 3 (3.23%) Concordion
5 3 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.23%) JBehave
5 3 (3.23%) JIRA
6 2 (2.15%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.15%) Selenium
7 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.08%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.08%) PVCS
7 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (32.26%) Finance
2 14 (15.05%) Banking
3 8 (8.60%) Law
4 2 (2.15%) Front Office
4 2 (2.15%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.08%) French Language
5 1 (1.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (31.18%) Developer
2 23 (24.73%) Java Developer
3 10 (10.75%) Administrator
3 10 (10.75%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Unix Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) AIX Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) DBA
5 8 (8.60%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (7.53%) Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (5.38%) Unix Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Programmer
8 4 (4.30%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Unix Administrator
8 4 (4.30%) Unix Specialist
9 3 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (3.23%) Consultant
9 3 (3.23%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.51%) Spring
2 14 (15.05%) XML
3 12 (12.90%) JSON
3 12 (12.90%) SOAP
4 9 (9.68%) J2EE
5 7 (7.53%) JMS
5 7 (7.53%) REST
6 5 (5.38%) HTML
6 5 (5.38%) HTML5
6 5 (5.38%) J2SE
6 5 (5.38%) Middleware
6 5 (5.38%) Protocol Buffers
7 4 (4.30%) Apache CXF
7 4 (4.30%) OC4J
8 3 (3.23%) Apache Flex
8 3 (3.23%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.23%) Regular Expression
8 3 (3.23%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 2 (2.15%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (2.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) DataPower
2 4 (4.30%) Fixed Income
2 4 (4.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.15%) Derivative
4 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.15%) Equities
4 2 (2.15%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.08%) CMDB
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.08%) FMCG
5 1 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.08%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 45 (48.39%) Linux
2 21 (22.58%) AIX
3 9 (9.68%) Solaris
4 7 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.45%) Tru64
6 4 (4.30%) Windows
7 3 (3.23%) HPUX
7 3 (3.23%) MVS
8 2 (2.15%) SUSE
8 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.05%) OO
3 9 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (7.53%) Analytics
4 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (7.53%) Mathematics
4 7 (7.53%) Microservices
4 7 (7.53%) Scrum
5 6 (6.45%) SDLC
5 6 (6.45%) Software Engineering
5 6 (6.45%) TDD
6 5 (5.38%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (5.38%) OOD
6 5 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (4.30%) Automated Testing
7 4 (4.30%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (4.30%) Refactoring
7 4 (4.30%) SOA
7 4 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (50.54%) SQL
2 39 (41.94%) Java
3 21 (22.58%) Perl
4 17 (18.28%) Shell Script
5 13 (13.98%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.53%) Bash Shell
6 7 (7.53%) Korn
7 6 (6.45%) Python
8 3 (3.23%) C
8 3 (3.23%) COBOL
8 3 (3.23%) Ruby
9 2 (2.15%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.15%) Groovy
9 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.15%) Scala
9 2 (2.15%) XPath
9 2 (2.15%) XQuery
10 1 (1.08%) JCL
10 1 (1.08%) REXX
10 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) CISSP
3 3 (3.23%) SANS
4 1 (1.08%) ISEB
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (3.23%) MiFID
2 2 (2.15%) EMIR
2 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) PowerHA
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.23%) Docker
3 3 (3.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (2.15%) RACF
4 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.08%) KVM
5 1 (1.08%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (4.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (3.23%) Ansible
3 3 (3.23%) ArcSight ESM
3 3 (3.23%) QRadar
3 3 (3.23%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.23%) yum
4 2 (2.15%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 27 (29.03%) Oracle
2 16 (17.20%) IBM
3 10 (10.75%) Red Hat
4 9 (9.68%) Sybase
4 9 (9.68%) VMware
5 7 (7.53%) Perforce
6 6 (6.45%) EMC
7 4 (4.30%) Compuware
7 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.30%) Veritas
8 3 (3.23%) ArcSight
8 3 (3.23%) CA
8 3 (3.23%) MapR
8 3 (3.23%) Splunk
8 3 (3.23%) Symantec
9 2 (2.15%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.15%) HP
9 2 (2.15%) Siebel
9 2 (2.15%) Twitter
10 1 (1.08%) Cisco
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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