The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 14 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Unix 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.25% 0.83% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% 4.76% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.75%

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
18 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 14.06% 17.36% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 5
Median daily rate £400 £404 £287
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% +40.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £230 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £625 £299
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Maidenhead region with a requirement for Unix.

1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) Middleware
6 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) High Availability
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (20.00%) SANS
7 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (20.00%) Patch Management
7 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Puppet
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.67%) LDAP
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.67%) Pentaho
3 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) ProC
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) ELK Stack
3 1 (6.67%) Django
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) Kafka
3 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) SAML
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Solaris
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.67%) CentOS
6 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) High Availability
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) SOA
3 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (13.33%) Case Management
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) SANS
2 3 (20.00%) SSCP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.67%) Shibboleth
3 1 (6.67%) vCloud
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) QRadar
2 2 (13.33%) vMotion
3 1 (6.67%) Ansible
3 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
3 1 (6.67%) Kibana
3 1 (6.67%) logstash
3 1 (6.67%) MOM
3 1 (6.67%) Nessus
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) Nexpose
3 1 (6.67%) Nmap
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (6.67%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Apple
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) EMC
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
3 2 (13.33%) Splunk
4 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
4 1 (6.67%) Capita
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Intel
4 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm
4 1 (6.67%) NetWitness
4 1 (6.67%) Qualys
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas