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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 13 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing UNIX 6 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 5.71% 18.18% 5.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 80.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £223 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.77% -49.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £260 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.26% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
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
21 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 20.00% 22.73% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 15
Average daily rate £398 £220 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.68% -37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £212 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £270 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.31 - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (30.77%) AS400
5 4 (30.77%) Maximo
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (30.77%) C-shell
5 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
5 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Middleware
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) AIX

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Maximo
2 1 (7.69%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) OLAP
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Problem Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Transition Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) XML Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
1 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) XSLT
4 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) AS400
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Statistics
2 3 (23.08%) iSeries
3 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
4 2 (15.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
3 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) C-shell
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) XQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) SAP
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Axway
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) TIBCO