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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 7 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing UNIX 15 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 10.27% 2.38% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 15.79% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£481 £200 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.62% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.26% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
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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
27 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 18.49% 15.08% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 9
Average daily rate £475 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.36 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% -25.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 August 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 11 (55.00%) Oracle
1 11 (55.00%) Solaris
2 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) 3G
5 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) GPRS
5 5 (25.00%) GSM
5 5 (25.00%) SMS
5 5 (25.00%) SLA
5 5 (25.00%) 4G
6 4 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) C
6 4 (20.00%) SAP
6 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (20.00%) Teradata
6 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (15.00%) Firewall
7 3 (15.00%) Billing
7 3 (15.00%) Incident Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SMS
1 5 (25.00%) GPRS
1 5 (25.00%) GSM
1 5 (25.00%) 3G
1 5 (25.00%) 4G
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.00%) SSL
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) DMZ
4 1 (5.00%) Intranet
4 1 (5.00%) UMTS
4 1 (5.00%) FTP
4 1 (5.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) HSDPA
4 1 (5.00%) 2G
4 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Tester
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Solaris
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) AIX
3 3 (15.00%) HPUX
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) Transition Management
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) NFS
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) Teradata
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Veritas
3 2 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat