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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 13 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 10 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 13.89% 7.14% 7.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.48% 33.33% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Median daily rate £369 £368 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.34% +41.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £365 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £550 £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.74% +12.85%
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
29 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 40.28% 21.43% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 12
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 £363 £365 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 14 (58.33%) Banking
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) SQL
5 9 (37.50%) AIX
5 9 (37.50%) Mainframe
6 7 (29.17%) Middleware
7 6 (25.00%) VMware
7 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) JBoss
8 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
8 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
9 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
9 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (16.67%) Service Management
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (12.50%) Ab Initio
10 3 (12.50%) ATG
10 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (12.50%) Degree
10 3 (12.50%) JIRA
10 3 (12.50%) QA

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 5 (20.83%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.33%) Engine Yard
1 2 (8.33%) GitHub
1 2 (8.33%) Heroku
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) GIS
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 14 (58.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
1 4 (16.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Environment Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) Unix Support
3 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) GIS Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Support
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Unix Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Middleware
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (8.33%) MCollective
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 2 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) Tandem
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) AIX
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.33%) CentOS
5 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Demand Forecasting
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Wealth Management
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (8.33%) Cobbler
1 2 (8.33%) Nagios
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Ab Initio
3 3 (12.50%) ATG
3 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (8.33%) BMC
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) PlateSpin