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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 22 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.21% 5.78% 6.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.15% 18.09% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 6
Median daily rate £425 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £165 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.95% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
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
33 94 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.60% 31.97% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 48 18
Median daily rate £375 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £135 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 9
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 £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 (47.83%) Oracle
2 10 (43.48%) Migration
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
6 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Solaris
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) JIRA
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) Java
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 4 (17.39%) XML
7 4 (17.39%) ETL
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
8 3 (13.04%) Data Mapping
8 3 (13.04%) DNS
8 3 (13.04%) LAN
8 3 (13.04%) VoIP
8 3 (13.04%) WAN
8 3 (13.04%) DHCP
8 3 (13.04%) SNMP

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 (8.70%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Mingle
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) LAN
1 3 (13.04%) SNMP
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) VoIP
1 3 (13.04%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) BIG-IP
2 2 (8.70%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) BGP
3 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) FTP
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) SSH
3 1 (4.35%) TACACS
3 1 (4.35%) Telnet
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.70%) DB2
4 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.35%) PowerCenter
5 1 (4.35%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Management Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) J2EE
2 2 (8.70%) JAAS
2 2 (8.70%) JSON
2 2 (8.70%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (8.70%) SOAP
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) XML Messaging
3 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.70%) Data Extraction
1 2 (8.70%) IVR
2 1 (4.35%) HACMP
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Solaris
3 3 (13.04%) AIX
3 3 (13.04%) HPUX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Change Management
4 4 (17.39%) ETL
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Data Mapping
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) ITSM
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (8.70%) XenApp
1 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.35%) Legato
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) Informatica
3 2 (8.70%) Perforce
3 2 (8.70%) Siebel
3 2 (8.70%) Sony
3 2 (8.70%) Sun
3 2 (8.70%) Sybase
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.35%) Remedy