The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank - - 2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire - - 52.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate
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- - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +18.64%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Herefordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Herefordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 33.33% - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 9
Average daily rate £388 - £340
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Herefordshire region.

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) Data Security
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Banking

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware