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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 14 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Unix 65 64 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.22% 6.29% 6.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.76% 29.09% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 15
Median daily rate £500 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £286 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.95% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
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
152 220 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.90% 21.63% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 83 70
Median daily rate £425 £368 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +26.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 16
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.42% +29.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.18 £10.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £20.00 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 (60.38%) Windows
2 37 (34.91%) Oracle
3 29 (27.36%) Linux
4 28 (26.42%) SQL
4 28 (26.42%) Active Directory
5 27 (25.47%) Information Assurance
6 26 (24.53%) SQL Server
7 24 (22.64%) Java
7 24 (22.64%) Microsoft
7 24 (22.64%) FTP
7 24 (22.64%) Internet
7 24 (22.64%) Finance
8 20 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (16.98%) CESG
9 18 (16.98%) Cryptography
9 18 (16.98%) CISSP
9 18 (16.98%) SMTP
9 18 (16.98%) CESG Certified Professional
10 17 (16.04%) Cybersecurity
10 17 (16.04%) Tivoli
10 17 (16.04%) Mainframe
10 17 (16.04%) IPsec
10 17 (16.04%) Security Cleared
11 16 (15.09%) OWASP
11 16 (15.09%) Sendmail
11 16 (15.09%) Banking
11 16 (15.09%) SSH
11 16 (15.09%) Firewall
11 16 (15.09%) Citrix
11 16 (15.09%) Client/Server

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 15 (14.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.55%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.60%) Apache Spark
4 6 (5.66%) Apache
5 4 (3.77%) IIS
5 4 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.77%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.89%) SAS
7 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.94%) CICS
Applications
1 10 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.64%) FTP
1 24 (22.64%) Internet
2 18 (16.98%) SMTP
3 17 (16.04%) IPsec
4 16 (15.09%) Firewall
4 16 (15.09%) SSH
5 9 (8.49%) TCP/IP
6 8 (7.55%) SSL
7 7 (6.60%) Wireless
8 6 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (5.66%) LDAP
8 6 (5.66%) SAN
8 6 (5.66%) VPN
9 4 (3.77%) DMZ
9 4 (3.77%) LAN
9 4 (3.77%) NAS
9 4 (3.77%) WAN
9 4 (3.77%) WLAN
10 3 (2.83%) MPLS
10 3 (2.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.32%) Hadoop
3 11 (10.38%) Big Data
4 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database
5 8 (7.55%) PowerCenter
6 7 (6.60%) Cloudera CDH
7 6 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (5.66%) Apache Hive
7 6 (5.66%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (5.66%) Data Lake
7 6 (5.66%) HBase
7 6 (5.66%) Impala
7 6 (5.66%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.66%) RDBMS
7 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.72%) DB2
8 5 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.83%) MySQL
9 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Selenium
2 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.77%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.77%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.83%) ChangeMan
5 2 (1.89%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.89%) Introscope
5 2 (1.89%) JMeter
5 2 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (22.64%) Finance
2 16 (15.09%) Banking
3 12 (11.32%) Retail
4 1 (0.94%) Electronics
4 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (15.09%) Analyst
2 11 (10.38%) Developer
3 10 (9.43%) Information Assurance Leader
4 8 (7.55%) Unix Analyst
5 6 (5.66%) Big Data Engineer
5 6 (5.66%) Data Engineer
5 6 (5.66%) Hadoop Engineer
5 6 (5.66%) Java Developer
5 6 (5.66%) Security Advisor
5 6 (5.66%) Tivoli Analyst
6 5 (4.72%) Architect
6 5 (4.72%) Consultant
6 5 (4.72%) DBA
6 5 (4.72%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (4.72%) Security Specialist
6 5 (4.72%) SQL DBA
6 5 (4.72%) Team Leader
7 4 (3.77%) Administrator
7 4 (3.77%) Information Security Specialist
7 4 (3.77%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.15%) J2EE
2 9 (8.49%) SOAP
2 9 (8.49%) XML
3 8 (7.55%) ISPF
4 7 (6.60%) jQuery
4 7 (6.60%) Node.js
5 6 (5.66%) 802.1X
5 6 (5.66%) Spring
5 6 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (4.72%) .NET
6 5 (4.72%) JMS
6 5 (4.72%) REST
7 4 (3.77%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.77%) React
8 3 (2.83%) Spring Boot
9 2 (1.89%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.89%) HTML5
9 2 (1.89%) JNDI
9 2 (1.89%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.98%) CESG
1 18 (16.98%) Cryptography
2 17 (16.04%) Mainframe
3 16 (15.09%) Client/Server
4 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.55%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.72%) Clustering
6 5 (4.72%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.77%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.77%) AS400
8 3 (2.83%) HACMP
8 3 (2.83%) iSeries
9 2 (1.89%) IVR
10 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.94%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.94%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.94%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.94%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 64 (60.38%) Windows
2 29 (27.36%) Linux
3 15 (14.15%) Windows Vista
4 13 (12.26%) Windows NT
5 7 (6.60%) MVS
6 6 (5.66%) zOS
7 3 (2.83%) Solaris
8 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.47%) Information Assurance
2 20 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.04%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (15.09%) Fuzz Testing
4 16 (15.09%) OWASP
4 16 (15.09%) Patch Management
5 15 (14.15%) Ethical Hacking
5 15 (14.15%) Scrum
6 14 (13.21%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (12.26%) Security Architecture
8 12 (11.32%) ISMS
8 12 (11.32%) Risk Management
9 9 (8.49%) ETL
9 9 (8.49%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (8.49%) TDD
10 8 (7.55%) Security Testing
11 7 (6.60%) Change Management
11 7 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.60%) Information Security
11 7 (6.60%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.42%) SQL
2 24 (22.64%) Java
3 9 (8.49%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.49%) JCL
3 9 (8.49%) Scala
4 8 (7.55%) REXX
5 7 (6.60%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.72%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.72%) VB
7 4 (3.77%) C#
8 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.89%) C++
8 2 (1.89%) Jython
8 2 (1.89%) Korn
8 2 (1.89%) PHP
8 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.89%) Python
8 2 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) CESG Certified Professional
1 18 (16.98%) CISSP
2 17 (16.04%) Security Cleared
3 15 (14.15%) CEH
4 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.77%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.94%) CISM
6 1 (0.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.38%) RMADS
2 8 (7.55%) Data Quality
3 7 (6.60%) SLA
4 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.94%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 28 (26.42%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.09%) Sendmail
3 8 (7.55%) Time Sharing Option
3 8 (7.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (16.04%) Tivoli
2 11 (10.38%) CA Wily
3 6 (5.66%) Nexpose
4 5 (4.72%) Control-M
5 4 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.89%) SCCM
8 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (34.91%) Oracle
2 24 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.09%) Citrix
4 12 (11.32%) IBM
5 6 (5.66%) ArcSight
5 6 (5.66%) Blue Coat
5 6 (5.66%) Cisco
5 6 (5.66%) Cloudera
5 6 (5.66%) F5
5 6 (5.66%) FireEye
5 6 (5.66%) GFI Software
5 6 (5.66%) Intel Security
5 6 (5.66%) Juniper
5 6 (5.66%) LogRhythm
5 6 (5.66%) Rapid7
5 6 (5.66%) Sourcefire
5 6 (5.66%) Symantec
5 6 (5.66%) TippingPoint
6 5 (4.72%) Remedy
6 5 (4.72%) SAP
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