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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 20 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Unix 17 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.75% 4.92% 4.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.69% 17.33% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Median daily rate £400 £126 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+216.83% -71.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £82 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £382 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.74% +12.85%
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
49 75 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.44% 28.41% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 15
Median daily rate £400 £215 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £135 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £343 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.53 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £18.46 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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 30 June 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 30 June 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 20 (60.61%) Migration
2 16 (48.48%) Oracle
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 12 (36.36%) Linux
5 10 (30.30%) PL/SQL
5 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
5 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
5 10 (30.30%) Data Migration
6 8 (24.24%) ETL
7 7 (21.21%) Solaris
7 7 (21.21%) Windows
7 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
7 7 (21.21%) Change Management
7 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
7 7 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 6 (18.18%) VMware
8 6 (18.18%) Project Management
8 6 (18.18%) Informatica
8 6 (18.18%) Siebel
8 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
9 4 (12.12%) Siebel EIM
9 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
9 4 (12.12%) JIRA
9 4 (12.12%) PowerCenter
9 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.12%) CRM
9 4 (12.12%) AIX
9 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
9 4 (12.12%) Data Mapping

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 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Mingle
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) DHCP
2 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) SMTP
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) BGP
3 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.03%) FTP
3 1 (3.03%) IMAP
3 1 (3.03%) SNMP
3 1 (3.03%) SSH
3 1 (3.03%) TACACS
3 1 (3.03%) Telnet
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.12%) PowerCenter
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) Siebel EIM
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Designer
3 4 (12.12%) IT Manager
3 4 (12.12%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (12.12%) Technical Designer
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Siebel Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) JAAS
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) J2EE
2 2 (6.06%) Middleware
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.03%) HACMP
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Solaris
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) AIX
4 3 (9.09%) HPUX
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Debian
5 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Migration
2 10 (30.30%) Data Migration
3 8 (24.24%) ETL
4 7 (21.21%) Change Management
4 7 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) CRM
6 4 (12.12%) Data Mapping
6 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
7 3 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (9.09%) JVM Tuning
7 3 (9.09%) SOA
8 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.06%) ITIL
8 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) PL/SQL
3 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Korn
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Dovecot
1 1 (3.03%) iptables
1 1 (3.03%) KVM
1 1 (3.03%) Sendmail
1 1 (3.03%) Squid
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Cacti
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.03%) Legato
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
2 1 (3.03%) OpenNebula
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Informatica
2 6 (18.18%) Siebel
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Sony
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
5 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy