The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 8 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing UNIX 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 12.82% 8.75% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.78% 26.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
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 Lincolnshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 46.15% 32.50% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 14
Average daily rate £150 £213 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £163 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £263 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 7
Average hourly rate £24.00 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -37.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

UNIX
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln +2 1 £350 +40.00%
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 12 (92.31%) SQL
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (84.62%) XML
2 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle9i Database
2 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (61.54%) Workflow
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (61.54%) ERP
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (61.54%) Procure-to-pay
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) SQLPlus
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle Manufacturing

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (23.08%) SQLPlus
5 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.69%) JDeveloper
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle Consultant
1 11 (84.62%) Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) Functional Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Workflow
1 8 (61.54%) ERP
1 8 (61.54%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM