The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 13 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Unix 71 77 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.66% 8.01% 6.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.77% 34.07% 30.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 18
Median daily rate £488 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £255 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
Unix
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
166 226 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.92% 23.52% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 86 75
Median daily rate £425 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.23 £30.00 £12.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Unix.

1 64 (61.54%) Windows
2 35 (33.65%) Oracle
3 31 (29.81%) SQL
4 29 (27.88%) SQL Server
5 27 (25.96%) Active Directory
6 26 (25.00%) Finance
6 26 (25.00%) Information Assurance
7 24 (23.08%) Java
7 24 (23.08%) Linux
8 23 (22.12%) FTP
8 23 (22.12%) Internet
9 21 (20.19%) SMTP
9 21 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 17 (16.35%) Tivoli
11 17 (16.35%) Mainframe
11 17 (16.35%) CISSP
11 17 (16.35%) Cryptography
11 17 (16.35%) CESG
11 17 (16.35%) Security Cleared
11 17 (16.35%) CESG Certified Professional
12 16 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (15.38%) Banking
12 16 (15.38%) IPsec
13 15 (14.42%) Citrix
13 15 (14.42%) Client/Server
13 15 (14.42%) SSH
13 15 (14.42%) OWASP
13 15 (14.42%) Sendmail
13 15 (14.42%) Analytical Skills

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 14 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.65%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.73%) Apache Spark
3 7 (6.73%) IIS
4 6 (5.77%) Apache
5 2 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.96%) CICS
6 1 (0.96%) SAS
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.12%) FTP
1 23 (22.12%) Internet
2 21 (20.19%) SMTP
3 16 (15.38%) IPsec
4 15 (14.42%) SSH
5 13 (12.50%) Firewall
6 9 (8.65%) LDAP
6 9 (8.65%) TCP/IP
7 8 (7.69%) SSL
8 7 (6.73%) Wireless
9 6 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (5.77%) VPN
10 3 (2.88%) SAN
11 2 (1.92%) DMZ
11 2 (1.92%) HTTP
11 2 (1.92%) HTTPS
11 2 (1.92%) Intranet
11 2 (1.92%) LAN
11 2 (1.92%) WAN
11 2 (1.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.58%) Hadoop
3 10 (9.62%) Big Data
3 10 (9.62%) Oracle Database
4 7 (6.73%) PowerCenter
5 6 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.77%) Apache Hive
5 6 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (5.77%) Cloudera CDH
5 6 (5.77%) Data Lake
5 6 (5.77%) HBase
5 6 (5.77%) Impala
5 6 (5.77%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.77%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.85%) DB2
8 3 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Selenium
2 3 (2.88%) ChangeMan
2 3 (2.88%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.88%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.92%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.92%) Introscope
3 2 (1.92%) JMeter
3 2 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (25.00%) Finance
2 16 (15.38%) Banking
3 11 (10.58%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Electronics
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.96%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (15.38%) Analyst
1 16 (15.38%) Developer
2 9 (8.65%) Information Assurance Leader
3 8 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
4 6 (5.77%) Big Data Engineer
4 6 (5.77%) Data Engineer
4 6 (5.77%) Hadoop Engineer
4 6 (5.77%) Java Developer
4 6 (5.77%) Security Advisor
4 6 (5.77%) Tivoli Analyst
5 5 (4.81%) Consultant
5 5 (4.81%) DBA
5 5 (4.81%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (4.81%) Security Specialist
5 5 (4.81%) SQL DBA
6 4 (3.85%) Information Security Specialist
6 4 (3.85%) Information Specialist
6 4 (3.85%) Mainframe Analyst
6 4 (3.85%) Team Leader
6 4 (3.85%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.58%) J2EE
2 10 (9.62%) jQuery
3 9 (8.65%) .NET
3 9 (8.65%) SOAP
3 9 (8.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (8.65%) XML
4 8 (7.69%) ISPF
5 6 (5.77%) 802.1X
5 6 (5.77%) AngularJS
5 6 (5.77%) CSS
5 6 (5.77%) HTML
5 6 (5.77%) HTML5
5 6 (5.77%) Laravel
5 6 (5.77%) Node.js
6 4 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.85%) Spring
7 3 (2.88%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.88%) React
7 3 (2.88%) REST
7 3 (2.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.35%) CESG
1 17 (16.35%) Cryptography
1 17 (16.35%) Mainframe
2 15 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.42%) Client/Server
3 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.85%) AS400
5 3 (2.88%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.88%) Clustering
5 3 (2.88%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.88%) HACMP
5 3 (2.88%) iSeries
6 2 (1.92%) IVR
7 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.96%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.96%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 64 (61.54%) Windows
2 24 (23.08%) Linux
3 14 (13.46%) Windows Vista
4 13 (12.50%) Windows NT
5 8 (7.69%) MVS
6 7 (6.73%) zOS
7 2 (1.92%) Solaris
7 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 21 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (14.42%) Fuzz Testing
4 15 (14.42%) OWASP
4 15 (14.42%) Patch Management
5 14 (13.46%) Ethical Hacking
6 13 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (12.50%) Scrum
6 13 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 12 (11.54%) ISMS
7 12 (11.54%) Risk Management
8 9 (8.65%) ETL
8 9 (8.65%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (8.65%) TDD
9 8 (7.69%) Security Testing
10 7 (6.73%) Change Management
10 7 (6.73%) Data Ingestion
10 7 (6.73%) Information Security
10 7 (6.73%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.81%) SQL
2 24 (23.08%) Java
3 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.65%) JCL
4 9 (8.65%) Scala
4 9 (8.65%) VB
5 8 (7.69%) REXX
6 7 (6.73%) PHP
6 7 (6.73%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.77%) C#
7 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.81%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.92%) C++
9 2 (1.92%) Jython
9 2 (1.92%) Korn
9 2 (1.92%) Python
9 2 (1.92%) VBScript
10 1 (0.96%) Perl
10 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) CESG Certified Professional
1 17 (16.35%) CISSP
1 17 (16.35%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.46%) CEH
3 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) CISM
5 1 (0.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) RMADS
2 8 (7.69%) Data Quality
3 7 (6.73%) SLA
4 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.96%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 27 (25.96%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.42%) Sendmail
3 8 (7.69%) Time Sharing Option
3 8 (7.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (4.81%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (16.35%) Tivoli
2 11 (10.58%) CA Wily
3 6 (5.77%) Nexpose
4 5 (4.81%) Control-M
5 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.96%) SCCM
7 1 (0.96%) SCOM
7 1 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (33.65%) Oracle
2 20 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 15 (14.42%) Citrix
4 14 (13.46%) IBM
5 6 (5.77%) ArcSight
5 6 (5.77%) Blue Coat
5 6 (5.77%) Cisco
5 6 (5.77%) Cloudera
5 6 (5.77%) F5
5 6 (5.77%) FireEye
5 6 (5.77%) GFI Software
5 6 (5.77%) Intel Security
5 6 (5.77%) Juniper
5 6 (5.77%) LogRhythm
5 6 (5.77%) Rapid7
5 6 (5.77%) Sourcefire
5 6 (5.77%) Symantec
5 6 (5.77%) TippingPoint
6 5 (4.81%) Remedy
6 5 (4.81%) SAP