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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 20 27 2
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 3 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.37% 1.41% 19.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 21.43% 76.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 17
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.73% +86.90%
Unix
Berkshire

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
8 14 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 5.48% 6.57% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 25
Average daily rate £344 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £135 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £528 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 12 February 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) SAP
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (36.36%) Teradata
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (27.27%) SSH
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
5 3 (27.27%) SSL
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) LDAP
6 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) Apache
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) Intranet

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
1 3 (27.27%) SSH
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
2 2 (18.18%) FTP
2 2 (18.18%) GPRS
2 2 (18.18%) GSM
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) MPLS
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Deployment Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Transition Management
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MBA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Netcool
1 2 (18.18%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) Teradata
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Infovista