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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 13 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 2.70% 2.59% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.75% 16.67% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£200 £308 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.95% -11.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -4.41%
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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
16 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 14.41% 15.52% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 4
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 29 August 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Huawei
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Hybris Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSD
2 1 (25.00%) CGI
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) SUSE
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (25.00%) Siemens
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (25.00%) Teradata
1 1 (25.00%) Huawei
1 1 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 1 (25.00%) hybris