The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 24 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Unix 13 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.06% 5.65% 4.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.00% 20.00% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Median daily rate £400 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £119 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £445 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.00%
Unix
Merseyside

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

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 80 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.46% 28.27% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 35 22
Median daily rate £400 £200 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £135 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £358 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £14.00 £15.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Unix.

1 17 (56.67%) Migration
2 15 (50.00%) Oracle
3 12 (40.00%) SQL
4 11 (36.67%) Linux
5 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 9 (30.00%) Data Migration
6 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
7 7 (23.33%) Windows
7 7 (23.33%) ETL
7 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
7 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 6 (20.00%) Project Management
8 6 (20.00%) Change Management
9 5 (16.67%) Informatica
9 5 (16.67%) Siebel
9 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 5 (16.67%) Solaris
10 4 (13.33%) CRM
10 4 (13.33%) AIX
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 4 (13.33%) VMware
10 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
10 4 (13.33%) JIRA
10 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
10 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
10 4 (13.33%) Data Mapping
11 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
11 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Mingle
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) SMTP
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) BGP
3 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) FTP
3 1 (3.33%) SNMP
3 1 (3.33%) SSH
3 1 (3.33%) TACACS
3 1 (3.33%) Telnet
3 1 (3.33%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.00%) PowerCenter
3 3 (10.00%) Siebel EIM
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 4 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Identity Management Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Management Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) JAAS
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) J2EE
2 2 (6.67%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.33%) HACMP
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Solaris
4 4 (13.33%) AIX
5 3 (10.00%) HPUX
6 1 (3.33%) CentOS
6 1 (3.33%) Debian
6 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Migration
2 9 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (23.33%) ETL
3 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (20.00%) Change Management
4 6 (20.00%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (13.33%) CRM
6 4 (13.33%) Data Mapping
6 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (10.00%) JVM Tuning
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
8 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Defect Management
8 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.67%) ITIL
8 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) Korn
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Dovecot
1 1 (3.33%) iptables
1 1 (3.33%) KVM
1 1 (3.33%) Sendmail
1 1 (3.33%) Squid
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) Cacti
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.33%) Legato
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) OpenNebula
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Informatica
2 5 (16.67%) Siebel
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Sony
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy