The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 11 42 7
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -35
Contract jobs citing Unix 224 25 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.30% 3.74% 15.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.25% 13.30% 49.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 8 38
Median daily rate £285 £407 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +45.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +18.85%
Unix
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
618 188 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 50.49% 28.14% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 101 73
Median daily rate £280 £350 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £525 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 20 10
Median hourly rate £28.00 £19.75 £13.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.77% +45.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.37 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Unix
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Unix Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Unix.

1 211 (58.13%) Linux
2 193 (53.17%) Windows
3 191 (52.62%) Oracle
4 156 (42.98%) HP
5 152 (41.87%) ITIL
6 150 (41.32%) Solaris
7 149 (41.05%) Security Cleared
8 136 (37.47%) AIX
9 127 (34.99%) SQL
10 118 (32.51%) SC Cleared
11 111 (30.58%) Windows Server
12 108 (29.75%) Perl
13 96 (26.45%) Shell Script
14 95 (26.17%) Root Cause Analysis
14 95 (26.17%) BPSS Clearance
15 89 (24.52%) Incident Management
16 85 (23.42%) Configuration Management
17 83 (22.87%) Change Management
17 83 (22.87%) CA
18 80 (22.04%) SLA
19 79 (21.76%) Microsoft
20 78 (21.49%) Problem Management
21 76 (20.94%) ServiceNow
21 76 (20.94%) Tivoli
22 74 (20.39%) SAN
23 73 (20.11%) TCP/IP
23 73 (20.11%) WebLogic
24 71 (19.56%) Red Hat
25 65 (17.91%) Service Delivery
26 64 (17.63%) Java

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 73 (20.11%) WebLogic
2 28 (7.71%) WebSphere
2 28 (7.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 26 (7.16%) Apache
4 23 (6.34%) JBoss
5 19 (5.23%) Oracle Workflow
6 17 (4.68%) MQSeries
6 17 (4.68%) Tuxedo
7 14 (3.86%) Oracle Application Server
8 13 (3.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 10 (2.75%) AquaLogic
10 8 (2.20%) iPlanet
11 7 (1.93%) OpenStack
12 6 (1.65%) Confluence
12 6 (1.65%) SAS
13 5 (1.38%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.83%) FileNet
15 2 (0.55%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.55%) PowerExchange
15 2 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 19 (5.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (3.86%) Oracle Applications
1 14 (3.86%) Oracle General Ledger
1 14 (3.86%) Oracle Payables
2 13 (3.58%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (3.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (3.58%) Oracle Receivables
3 12 (3.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 10 (2.75%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.10%) IaaS
2 3 (0.83%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.28%) PaaS
3 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (20.39%) SAN
2 73 (20.11%) TCP/IP
3 41 (11.29%) WAN
4 30 (8.26%) DNS
4 30 (8.26%) LDAP
5 28 (7.71%) Firewall
6 20 (5.51%) LAN
7 19 (5.23%) iSCSI
8 18 (4.96%) VPN
9 16 (4.41%) SSL
10 14 (3.86%) SSH
11 8 (2.20%) BIG-IP
11 8 (2.20%) OpenLDAP
12 7 (1.93%) Internet
13 6 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (1.65%) Network Security
14 5 (1.38%) HTTP
15 4 (1.10%) Kerberos
16 3 (0.83%) NAS
17 2 (0.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 45 (12.40%) DB2
3 16 (4.41%) Oracle Database
4 13 (3.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 13 (3.58%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (2.75%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.20%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.93%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.93%) MySQL
8 7 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.65%) Apache Hive
9 6 (1.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.65%) HBase
9 6 (1.65%) Pentaho
10 3 (0.83%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.55%) PowerCenter
12 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (4.41%) LoadRunner
2 14 (3.86%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.31%) Facilita Forecast
3 12 (3.31%) HP UFT
3 12 (3.31%) Oracle Forms
4 11 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.48%) JIRA
5 9 (2.48%) ProC
6 8 (2.20%) ERwin
6 8 (2.20%) StarTeam
6 8 (2.20%) Subversion
7 7 (1.93%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.83%) JMeter
8 3 (0.83%) LoadUI
8 3 (0.83%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.55%) Gradle
9 2 (0.55%) Grunt
9 2 (0.55%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.55%) Maven
9 2 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 25 (6.89%) Finance
2 14 (3.86%) General Ledger
3 1 (0.28%) Law
3 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (17.36%) Unix Engineer
2 43 (11.85%) Developer
2 43 (11.85%) Support Engineer
3 35 (9.64%) Administrator
4 24 (6.61%) Unix Support
5 23 (6.34%) Linux Engineer
6 20 (5.51%) Support Specialist
6 20 (5.51%) Unix Support Engineer
7 18 (4.96%) Backup Engineer
8 17 (4.68%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 16 (4.41%) Storage Engineer
9 16 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (3.86%) AIX Engineer
10 14 (3.86%) Oracle Developer
10 14 (3.86%) Solaris Administrator
11 13 (3.58%) AIX Administrator
11 13 (3.58%) Analyst
12 12 (3.31%) Architect
12 12 (3.31%) Middleware Engineer
13 11 (3.03%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.33%) Middleware
2 22 (6.06%) J2EE
3 18 (4.96%) XML
4 14 (3.86%) Software Packaging
5 13 (3.58%) HTML
5 13 (3.58%) IBM Integration Bus
6 12 (3.31%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (2.75%) Web Services
8 8 (2.20%) JSP
9 7 (1.93%) CSS
9 7 (1.93%) LAMP
10 5 (1.38%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.38%) JSON
11 4 (1.10%) .NET
11 4 (1.10%) HTML5
12 3 (0.83%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.83%) jQuery
12 3 (0.83%) REST
12 3 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (0.83%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.74%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.71%) Management Information System
4 27 (7.44%) Mainframe
5 14 (3.86%) Performance Metrics
6 12 (3.31%) HACMP
7 10 (2.75%) User Experience
8 9 (2.48%) AS400
8 9 (2.48%) Clustering
8 9 (2.48%) Tandem
9 8 (2.20%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.20%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.93%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.93%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (1.65%) DataPower
12 4 (1.10%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.83%) CLARiiON
13 3 (0.83%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.83%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.55%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 211 (58.13%) Linux
2 193 (53.17%) Windows
3 150 (41.32%) Solaris
4 136 (37.47%) AIX
5 111 (30.58%) Windows Server
6 43 (11.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (10.47%) HPUX
8 13 (3.58%) OS/390
8 13 (3.58%) Windows XP
9 10 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (2.20%) Mac OS X
10 8 (2.20%) zOS
11 3 (0.83%) CentOS
12 2 (0.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.28%) Debian
13 1 (0.28%) SUSE
13 1 (0.28%) VME
13 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (41.87%) ITIL
2 95 (26.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 89 (24.52%) Incident Management
4 85 (23.42%) Configuration Management
5 83 (22.87%) Change Management
6 78 (21.49%) Problem Management
7 65 (17.91%) Service Delivery
8 56 (15.43%) Release Management
9 43 (11.85%) QMS
10 39 (10.74%) Mentoring
11 33 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (8.54%) DevOps
13 29 (7.99%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (7.71%) Workflow
15 27 (7.44%) SOA
16 26 (7.16%) Open Source
16 26 (7.16%) Quality Management
16 26 (7.16%) Server Monitoring
17 22 (6.06%) High Availability
17 22 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (34.99%) SQL
2 108 (29.75%) Perl
3 96 (26.45%) Shell Script
4 64 (17.63%) Java
5 61 (16.80%) VB
6 38 (10.47%) PL/SQL
7 33 (9.09%) Korn
8 29 (7.99%) Bash Shell
9 25 (6.89%) C
10 23 (6.34%) C-shell
11 17 (4.68%) C++
12 10 (2.75%) JavaScript
13 9 (2.48%) Python
14 4 (1.10%) C#
14 4 (1.10%) Ruby
14 4 (1.10%) Scala
15 3 (0.83%) FQL
15 3 (0.83%) PHP
15 3 (0.83%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 149 (41.05%) Security Cleared
2 118 (32.51%) SC Cleared
3 95 (26.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 41 (11.29%) AAT
5 40 (11.02%) Degree
6 12 (3.31%) IBM AIX Certification
7 11 (3.03%) MCSE
7 11 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (2.75%) CCNA
8 10 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (2.48%) CCNP
9 9 (2.48%) MCDBA
9 9 (2.48%) MCP
10 8 (2.20%) ISTQB
11 7 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.83%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.55%) RHCE
14 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.28%) ISEB
14 1 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (22.04%) SLA
2 39 (10.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 26 (7.16%) ISO 9001
4 19 (5.23%) QA
5 8 (2.20%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (5.79%) Samba
3 20 (5.51%) Active Directory
4 16 (4.41%) Firmware
5 12 (3.31%) GPFS
6 7 (1.93%) NFS
6 7 (1.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 6 (1.65%) KVM
8 5 (1.38%) Docker
9 4 (1.10%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.28%) RHEV
11 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.28%) vSphere
11 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 76 (20.94%) Tivoli
2 57 (15.70%) HP SiteScope
3 43 (11.85%) MOM
4 34 (9.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 28 (7.71%) NetBackup
6 27 (7.44%) HP Data Protector
7 22 (6.06%) Puppet
8 19 (5.23%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (3.58%) OpenView
10 8 (2.20%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (1.10%) Oracle ZFS
13 3 (0.83%) Ansible
13 3 (0.83%) Unicenter
14 2 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
14 2 (0.55%) Data Guard
14 2 (0.55%) SCCM
14 2 (0.55%) SCOM
15 1 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 191 (52.62%) Oracle
2 156 (42.98%) HP
3 83 (22.87%) CA
4 79 (21.76%) Microsoft
5 76 (20.94%) ServiceNow
6 71 (19.56%) Red Hat
7 49 (13.50%) IBM
8 43 (11.85%) BMC
9 34 (9.37%) Sun
10 30 (8.26%) Informatica
11 28 (7.71%) Symantec
12 25 (6.89%) Axway
13 24 (6.61%) VMware
14 15 (4.13%) Siebel
15 14 (3.86%) SAP
16 10 (2.75%) Fujitsu
17 9 (2.48%) Cisco
18 8 (2.20%) BEA
18 8 (2.20%) F5
19 6 (1.65%) Tableau
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