The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 18 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 13 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.37% 2.23% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.08% 14.81% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
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£450 £415 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +21.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £383 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £503 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
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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 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.53% 15.08% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 7
Average daily rate £255 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.07% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £201 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 1
Average hourly rate £11.75 £21.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.34% +30.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (43.75%) SQL
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (25.00%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) HPUX
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Siebel EIM
6 2 (12.50%) Network Design
6 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) MGCP
2 1 (6.25%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (12.50%) Siebel EIM
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Financials Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Developer
3 3 (18.75%) HPUX Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) HPUX Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) HPUX
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) VMS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Security Management
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) ETL
2 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 4 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Informatica
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Siebel
4 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
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