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 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 13 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 12 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 13.48% 6.56% 6.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 28.57% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £325 £495 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.27% +90.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £389 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £550 £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £381 £358
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +6.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +9.24%
Unix
Cheshire

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
32 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 35.96% 22.95% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 11
Median daily rate £425 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £368 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £550 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 12 (52.17%) Banking
4 9 (39.13%) AIX
4 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
5 8 (34.78%) JBoss
5 8 (34.78%) Middleware
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
7 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (26.09%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (21.74%) SSL
8 5 (21.74%) Mainframe
8 5 (21.74%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
9 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
9 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 4 (17.39%) Clustering
9 4 (17.39%) Internet
9 4 (17.39%) IBM
10 3 (13.04%) HTTP
10 3 (13.04%) ITIL
10 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
10 3 (13.04%) Perl
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle
10 3 (13.04%) Jython
10 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
10 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
10 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef

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 8 (34.78%) JBoss
2 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
3 6 (26.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
5 2 (8.70%) Apache
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (8.70%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (8.70%) iPlanet
5 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.70%) Engine Yard
1 2 (8.70%) GitHub
1 2 (8.70%) Heroku
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) SSL
2 4 (17.39%) Internet
3 3 (13.04%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) GIS
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Introscope
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) Hudson
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA Agile
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (21.74%) Unix Engineer
1 5 (21.74%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (13.04%) Unix Support
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) GIS Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Support
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Unix Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Middleware
2 5 (21.74%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (8.70%) MCollective
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mainframe
2 4 (17.39%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
3 2 (8.70%) Device Driver
3 2 (8.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (8.70%) Tandem
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) AIX
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.70%) CentOS
5 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.70%) SDLC
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
3 2 (8.70%) Wealth Management
3 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Jython
2 3 (13.04%) Korn
2 3 (13.04%) Perl
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.70%) Ansible
2 2 (8.70%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (8.70%) CA Wily
2 2 (8.70%) Cobbler
2 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
2 4 (17.39%) IBM
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) BMC
4 2 (8.70%) CA
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
4 2 (8.70%) Sun
5 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
5 1 (4.35%) ATG
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) PlateSpin
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com