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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 18 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing UNIX 10 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.46% 5.88% 3.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.81% 26.47% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.08 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.27% -21.42%
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
42 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 22.95% 22.22% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 16
Average daily rate £190 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 10 (47.62%) Linux
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 6 (28.57%) SAN
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) HPUX
5 5 (23.81%) XML
5 5 (23.81%) HP
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
6 4 (19.05%) Firmware
6 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 3 (14.29%) Wealth Management
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (9.52%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) MGCP
2 1 (4.76%) H.323
2 1 (4.76%) SNMP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (9.52%) Siebel EIM
2 2 (9.52%) Essbase
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Toad
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Automotive
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Administrator
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) HPUX Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) HPUX Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Hyperion Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Perl Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) WSDL
3 1 (4.76%) XSD
3 1 (4.76%) XSLT
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) PMI
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) HPUX
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (9.52%) VMS
6 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Migration
1 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
1 4 (19.05%) Change Management
1 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 3 (14.29%) Wealth Management
2 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Data Mapping
3 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Database Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) UML
3 2 (9.52%) OO
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) ETL
4 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) XQuery
5 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
1 1 (4.76%) OpenView
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) Perforce
4 2 (9.52%) Siebel
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Hyperion
4 2 (9.52%) Informatica
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Brocade
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Experis Ltd
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Experis Ltd
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Posted: 5 days ago