The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 22 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Unix 19 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.99% 5.66% 4.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.79% 19.27% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 9
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £192 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £455 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.33 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-33.35% +20.68%
Unix
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
66 109 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.82% 29.38% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 47 16
Median daily rate £375 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £150 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 6
Median hourly rate £12.49 £13.16 £12.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.05% +5.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Merseyside region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Merseyside region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +3 17 £425 +2.45% 5
Southport - 2 £338 -
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Unix.

1 15 (57.69%) Migration
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
6 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) Solaris
6 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 6 (23.08%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) Informatica
7 5 (19.23%) Siebel
7 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
7 5 (19.23%) ETL
7 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
7 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
8 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (15.38%) CRM
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) Siebel EIM
8 4 (15.38%) Change Management
8 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
9 3 (11.54%) PowerCenter
9 3 (11.54%) SAN
9 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
10 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (7.69%) Analytics

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (7.69%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) SMTP
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) BGP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.85%) FTP
3 1 (3.85%) IMAP
3 1 (3.85%) SNMP
3 1 (3.85%) SSH
3 1 (3.85%) TACACS
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Siebel EIM
2 3 (11.54%) PowerCenter
3 2 (7.69%) DB2
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Designer
1 5 (19.23%) Solutions Designer
1 5 (19.23%) Technical Designer
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) IT Manager
2 4 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Data Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Data Migration Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Siebel Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) AIX Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) CRM Developer
5 1 (3.85%) DB2 Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 2 (7.69%) Autofac
1 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
1 2 (7.69%) jQuery
1 2 (7.69%) JSON
1 2 (7.69%) REST
1 2 (7.69%) SAML
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Basis
1 2 (7.69%) SOAP
1 2 (7.69%) Spring
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
1 2 (7.69%) XML
1 2 (7.69%) XSD
2 1 (3.85%) JAAS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.85%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.85%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Solaris
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) HPUX
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Migration
2 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
2 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
2 5 (19.23%) ETL
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
3 4 (15.38%) CRM
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 2 (7.69%) Database Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) OWASP
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) Korn
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Dovecot
1 1 (3.85%) iptables
1 1 (3.85%) KVM
1 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
1 1 (3.85%) Squid
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Cacti
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.85%) Control-M
2 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.85%) Legato
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) OpenNebula
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Informatica
3 5 (19.23%) Siebel
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) Remedy
5 2 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) BMC
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.85%) Intel
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
Wirral, Merseyside
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 18 days ago