The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Maidenhead region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 5 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 16 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 18.18% 7.95% 3.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.19% 25.00% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
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£223 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.43% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -9.52%
Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 23.86% 31.82% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 10
Average daily rate £270 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
UNIX
Berkshire

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 22 July 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 (50.00%) Oracle
1 11 (50.00%) CSG Singleview
2 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 10 (45.45%) Billing
3 9 (40.91%) Migration
3 9 (40.91%) General Ledger
3 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (40.91%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
3 9 (40.91%) Data Migration
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) Solaris
5 6 (27.27%) HPUX
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
6 5 (22.73%) HP
6 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
7 4 (18.18%) Apache
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
8 3 (13.64%) Java
8 3 (13.64%) MS Office
8 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
8 3 (13.64%) Citrix
8 3 (13.64%) TIBCO
8 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
9 2 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (9.09%) Windows

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (22.73%) WebLogic
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) SAS
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (50.00%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (9.09%) Retail-J
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) DataStage
2 1 (4.55%) Base SAS
2 1 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
1 1 (4.55%) Hudson
1 1 (4.55%) Gradle
General
1 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
1 10 (45.45%) Billing
2 9 (40.91%) General Ledger
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Designer
2 5 (22.73%) Environment Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SAS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) Rendezvous
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) Ajax
1 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Solaris
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) HPUX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Migration
1 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Architecture
1 9 (40.91%) Data Migration
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) EAI
6 1 (4.55%) ETL
6 1 (4.55%) OOP
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) PHP5
4 1 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) TIBCO
4 2 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) IBM