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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 13 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing UNIX 5 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 5.10% 4.88% 9.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.81% 25.00% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Average daily rate
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£250 £200 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.45
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.67%
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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
21 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 21.43% 19.51% 39.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 18
Average daily rate £398 £265 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £191 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £390 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Axway
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) XQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
3 1 (16.67%) AS400
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Maximo
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) XPath
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) iSeries
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maximo
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) XML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
1 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) XPath
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) XQuery
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Axway
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP