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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 28 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing UNIX 51 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.66% 3.74% 3.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.89% 15.34% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £325 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £345 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.08 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.27% -21.42%
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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
233 176 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.86% 24.41% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 65 23
Average daily rate £299 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.41% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £431 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 57 (53.27%) Finance
2 49 (45.79%) Windows
3 45 (42.06%) Oracle
4 32 (29.91%) SQL
5 24 (22.43%) MS Excel
5 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
6 23 (21.50%) Windows NT
6 23 (21.50%) Service Management
7 19 (17.76%) SLA
7 19 (17.76%) VMware
8 18 (16.82%) Linux
8 18 (16.82%) ITIL
8 18 (16.82%) Mainframe
8 18 (16.82%) PowerCenter
9 17 (15.89%) Java
10 16 (14.95%) Citrix
10 16 (14.95%) Banking
10 16 (14.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (14.95%) Oracle Database
10 16 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (14.02%) SAN
11 15 (14.02%) MCSE
12 13 (12.15%) .NET
12 13 (12.15%) Control-M
12 13 (12.15%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (11.21%) C#
13 12 (11.21%) Business Intelligence

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (8.41%) IIS
2 8 (7.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.48%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (5.61%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.80%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.87%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (1.87%) SAS
5 2 (1.87%) CICS
5 2 (1.87%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 24 (22.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.48%) MS Visio
2 8 (7.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (7.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (2.80%) Staffware
1 3 (2.80%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.87%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.02%) SAN
2 9 (8.41%) NAS
3 3 (2.80%) Firewall
3 3 (2.80%) LAN
3 3 (2.80%) WAN
4 2 (1.87%) DHCP
4 2 (1.87%) DNS
4 2 (1.87%) VoIP
4 2 (1.87%) WLAN
4 2 (1.87%) SSH
4 2 (1.87%) ADSL
4 2 (1.87%) DMZ
4 2 (1.87%) MPLS
5 1 (0.93%) X.400
5 1 (0.93%) X.500
5 1 (0.93%) Internet
5 1 (0.93%) Network Security
5 1 (0.93%) SMS
5 1 (0.93%) SSL
5 1 (0.93%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) PowerCenter
2 16 (14.95%) Oracle Database
3 12 (11.21%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (7.48%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.67%) OLTP
6 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.87%) DB2
7 2 (1.87%) Ingres
8 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.93%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.93%) HBase
8 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Selenium
2 6 (5.61%) WebDriver
2 6 (5.61%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.61%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (3.74%) JMeter
3 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.87%) Toad
5 2 (1.87%) TestDirector
5 2 (1.87%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.87%) Ant
6 1 (0.93%) ProC
6 1 (0.93%) PVCS
General
1 57 (53.27%) Finance
2 16 (14.95%) Banking
3 11 (10.28%) Retail
4 7 (6.54%) Spanish Language
5 6 (5.61%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.74%) Automotive
7 2 (1.87%) Back Office
8 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.93%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (24.30%) Analyst
2 20 (18.69%) Architect
3 10 (9.35%) Developer
4 8 (7.48%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (6.54%) Administrator
5 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (6.54%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.54%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (5.61%) Test Manager
6 6 (5.61%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.74%) Consultant
8 4 (3.74%) Windows Administrator
8 4 (3.74%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) Test Engineer
9 3 (2.80%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (2.80%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (2.80%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.80%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.80%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.15%) .NET
2 7 (6.54%) HTML
3 5 (4.67%) Java EE
4 3 (2.80%) J2EE
5 2 (1.87%) Web Services
5 2 (1.87%) XML
5 2 (1.87%) XHTML
5 2 (1.87%) jQuery
5 2 (1.87%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.93%) HTML5
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.93%) Spring
6 1 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.93%) JSP
6 1 (0.93%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.82%) Mainframe
2 16 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.28%) Clustering
4 7 (6.54%) N-Tier
5 5 (4.67%) EPoS
6 3 (2.80%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (2.80%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.87%) User Experience
7 2 (1.87%) HACMP
8 1 (0.93%) Replication
8 1 (0.93%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.93%) CMDB
8 1 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.93%) Open Source
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 49 (45.79%) Windows
2 23 (21.50%) Windows NT
3 18 (16.82%) Linux
4 16 (14.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (8.41%) MVS
7 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (7.48%) Windows 2000
8 6 (5.61%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.67%) Solaris
10 4 (3.74%) Windows Vista
10 4 (3.74%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.74%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (2.80%) AIX
11 3 (2.80%) HPUX
11 3 (2.80%) SUSE
12 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.50%) Service Management
2 18 (16.82%) ITIL
3 13 (12.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (8.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (7.48%) Service Delivery
6 8 (7.48%) Change Management
6 8 (7.48%) Migration
7 7 (6.54%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (6.54%) Test Automation
8 6 (5.61%) Waterfall
8 6 (5.61%) BDD
8 6 (5.61%) Line Management
8 6 (5.61%) TDD
9 4 (3.74%) ETL
9 4 (3.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.74%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.74%) Requirements Management
10 3 (2.80%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.91%) SQL
2 17 (15.89%) Java
3 12 (11.21%) C#
4 10 (9.35%) VBScript
5 8 (7.48%) Perl
6 6 (5.61%) VB
6 6 (5.61%) C
7 5 (4.67%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.67%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.74%) C++
9 2 (1.87%) COBOL
9 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.87%) AWK
9 2 (1.87%) VB6
9 2 (1.87%) Korn
9 2 (1.87%) Bourne shell
9 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.93%) Ruby
10 1 (0.93%) JCL
10 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) MCSE
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.35%) Degree
3 9 (8.41%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.48%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.54%) MCP
6 6 (5.61%) ISEB
7 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.76%) SLA
2 4 (3.74%) QA
3 3 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.41%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 8 (7.48%) Terminal Services
3 8 (7.48%) ISA Server
4 6 (5.61%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.87%) NFS
5 2 (1.87%) vSphere
5 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.87%) GPFS
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.93%) HDFS
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.93%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) Control-M
2 8 (7.48%) BladeLogic
3 7 (6.54%) Backup Exec
4 5 (4.67%) OVSD
4 5 (4.67%) SCOM
4 5 (4.67%) CA Wily
4 5 (4.67%) Tivoli
4 5 (4.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.80%) YaST
6 2 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (1.87%) TIBCO Hawk
6 2 (1.87%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.87%) MAINVIEW
7 1 (0.93%) Netcool
7 1 (0.93%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.93%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 45 (42.06%) Oracle
2 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
3 19 (17.76%) VMware
4 16 (14.95%) Citrix
5 12 (11.21%) Intel
6 11 (10.28%) Informatica
7 10 (9.35%) Red Hat
8 8 (7.48%) Remedy
9 6 (5.61%) IBM
10 4 (3.74%) SAP
10 4 (3.74%) NetApp
11 3 (2.80%) Veritas
11 3 (2.80%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.87%) Symantec
12 2 (1.87%) Altiris
12 2 (1.87%) Sun
12 2 (1.87%) EMC
12 2 (1.87%) BMC
12 2 (1.87%) Northgate
12 2 (1.87%) 3PAR
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