The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Greenwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Greenwich region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 6 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 5.88% - 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£435 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -9.52%
Operating Systems Category
Greenwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 17.65% 9.09% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate £449 £350 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.28% -15.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
UNIX
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UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Greenwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) PVCS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) VMS
2 1 (33.33%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Spatial
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) PVCS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Dojo
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) VMS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) OCP
1 1 (33.33%) OCA
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC