The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 23 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 5 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 4 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 14.81% 14.61% 22.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 52.00% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
Median daily rate £356 £438 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +42.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £425 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £513 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 14.81% 28.09% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 7
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 1 (14.29%) PowerHA
5 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Data Lineage
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
5 1 (14.29%) Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Teradata

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio Developer
2 1 (14.29%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) AIX Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Application Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cryptography Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
1 1 (14.29%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Data Lineage
1 1 (14.29%) Data Management
1 1 (14.29%) ETL
1 1 (14.29%) Information Security
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
1 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) PowerHA
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Teradata
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas
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