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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 15 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Unix 12 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.25% 4.53% 3.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 25.49% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 5
Median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £373 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £455 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
48 51 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 25.00% 17.77% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 15
Median daily rate £350 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) XML
6 5 (25.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (20.00%) JSON
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) XML Messaging
7 4 (20.00%) Python
7 4 (20.00%) SOAP
7 4 (20.00%) Sybase
7 4 (20.00%) DB2
7 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) WAN
7 4 (20.00%) Solaris
8 3 (15.00%) Citrix
8 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (15.00%) DHCP
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

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 (10.00%) ColdFusion
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) Liferay
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Mingle
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) SNMP
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) VLAN
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (20.00%) DB2
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (15.00%) Informix
4 3 (15.00%) MySQL
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) PowerCenter
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) DBA
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Identity Management Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum Master
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) JSON
2 4 (20.00%) SOAP
2 4 (20.00%) XML Messaging
3 2 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) J2EE
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) J2SE
4 1 (5.00%) JAAS
4 1 (5.00%) JMS
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Statistics
3 2 (10.00%) IVR
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) HACMP
4 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
1 5 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (10.00%) SIEM
3 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Test Management
3 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.00%) Scala
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) XenApp
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Sybase
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) IDERA
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Perforce
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) F5
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) Sony
4 2 (10.00%) Sun
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) Informatica
5 1 (5.00%) Siebel
5 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire