The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 6 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 15 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 15.63% 5.19% 3.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 19.05% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 31.25% 27.27% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 8
Average daily rate £325 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £278 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £22.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +83.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX across the Maidenhead region.

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Maidenhead region.

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 11 (55.00%) CSG Singleview
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (50.00%) Billing
2 10 (50.00%) Degree
3 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (45.00%) General Ledger
3 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (45.00%) Migration
3 9 (45.00%) Data Migration
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle
5 7 (35.00%) Solaris
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) HPUX
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) HP
7 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 4 (20.00%) Apache
8 4 (20.00%) TIBCO
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (15.00%) Citrix
9 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
9 3 (15.00%) HTTP
9 3 (15.00%) MS Office
10 2 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (10.00%) CSS
10 2 (10.00%) HTML
10 2 (10.00%) CRM

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (55.00%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) 3G
2 1 (5.00%) ISUP
2 1 (5.00%) INAP
2 1 (5.00%) SSH
2 1 (5.00%) VLAN
2 1 (5.00%) LTE
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
2 1 (5.00%) SMTP
2 1 (5.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Ant
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Hudson
1 1 (5.00%) Gradle
General
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (50.00%) Billing
3 9 (45.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) Designer
2 5 (25.00%) Environment Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
1 2 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) CSS3
2 1 (5.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Solaris
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) HPUX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
1 9 (45.00%) Data Migration
1 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) EAI
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PHP5
2 1 (5.00%) Groovy
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks