The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 26 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Unix 9 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.72% 1.04% 5.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.36% 4.92% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 7
Median daily rate £403 £369 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% +56.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £344 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £394 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.00%
Unix
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 61 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.73% 21.11% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 34
Median daily rate £350 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £238 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 19
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £12.00 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.95 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +2 5 £388 -3.12%
Unix
East Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 9 (81.82%) SQL
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (45.45%) Toad
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) PowerCenter
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) DB2
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Subversion
6 1 (9.09%) Endeca
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
6 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
6 1 (9.09%) hybris
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (9.09%) AIX
6 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) PowerCenter
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Toad
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Functional Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Unix Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
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 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) ETL
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) 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%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (9.09%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) Endeca
3 1 (9.09%) hybris
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) VMware