The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 10 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 16 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 9.70% 2.65% 2.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.06% 21.43% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£563 £200 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+181.25% -34.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £32.03
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.47%
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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 Newbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 20.61% 12.39% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 10
Average daily rate £463 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £24.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 - £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
3 11 (47.83%) Solaris
4 9 (39.13%) Project Management
5 8 (34.78%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) GPRS
6 6 (26.09%) GSM
7 5 (21.74%) Firewall
7 5 (21.74%) Teradata
7 5 (21.74%) 3G
7 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (21.74%) SMS
7 5 (21.74%) SAP
7 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
7 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (21.74%) SLA
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (21.74%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (21.74%) 4G
8 4 (17.39%) C
8 4 (17.39%) Java
9 3 (13.04%) C++
9 3 (13.04%) J2EE
9 3 (13.04%) WebLogic

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
1 3 (13.04%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) GPRS
1 6 (26.09%) GSM
2 5 (21.74%) SMS
2 5 (21.74%) 3G
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) 4G
3 3 (13.04%) LDAP
3 3 (13.04%) Intranet
3 3 (13.04%) SSH
3 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
3 3 (13.04%) SSL
3 3 (13.04%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) LAN
3 3 (13.04%) FTP
3 3 (13.04%) HTTP
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.04%) VPN
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) UMTS
5 1 (4.35%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle ODI
General
1 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Tester
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Deployment Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mobile Payment
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Solaris
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) AIX
3 3 (13.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
3 5 (21.74%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Dimensional Modelling
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.04%) Transition Management
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) C
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) C++
3 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MBA
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) NFS
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (4.35%) Netcool
2 1 (4.35%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) SAP
2 5 (21.74%) Teradata
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Veritas
4 2 (8.70%) Sun
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) IBM