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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 16 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.87% 1.06% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 7.14% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-8.28% +86.90%
Unix
Berkshire

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
22 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 19.13% 14.89% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 10
Average daily rate £400 £299 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.77% -25.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £284 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £398 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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
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 5 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) WildFly
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) SAML
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) Rendezvous
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (33.33%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Rendezvous
1 1 (33.33%) SAML
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) VMware