The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Lincolnshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 11 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 8 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 11.27% - 13.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.63% - 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.45 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -6.32%
Operating Systems Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 38.03% 16.67% 51.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Average daily rate £250 £263 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £405 £258
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.50 £19.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UNIX
East Midlands

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Barton-upon-Humber - - - -
Lincoln - - - - 1
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (41.67%) ERP
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (41.67%) Workflow
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (41.67%) Procure-to-pay
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) Project Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (41.67%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (16.67%) SQLPlus
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (8.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ERP
1 5 (41.67%) Workflow
1 5 (41.67%) Procure-to-pay
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat