The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 22 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.31% 1.18% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.36% 4.00% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £388 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £400 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £400 £348
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 £27.50 £38.25 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-28.10% +7.74%
Unix
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 50 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 29.14% 29.41% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 20
Median daily rate £395 £314 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.89% +4.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £349 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 12
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £11.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Unix.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (18.18%) TickIT
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
6 2 (18.18%) Toad
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (18.18%) High Availability
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (18.18%) Toad
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Functional Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Unix Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) UAT Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Unix Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) AIX Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
5 1 (9.09%) DB2 Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Cash Management
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
1 2 (18.18%) TickIT
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Endeca
3 1 (9.09%) hybris
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) VMware