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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 10 43 7
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -36
Contract jobs citing Unix 243 16 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.96% 2.81% 13.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.99% 9.41% 41.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 10 36
Median daily rate £300 £283 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% +7.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £247 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-28.20% +9.85%
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
657 170 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 48.56% 29.88% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 97 88
Median daily rate £280 £295 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +12.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £125 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 20 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.40% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £39.35 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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 June 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 June 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 June 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.

1 181 (60.94%) Linux
2 158 (53.20%) Oracle
3 153 (51.52%) Windows
4 132 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 131 (44.11%) ITIL
6 129 (43.43%) HP
7 110 (37.04%) AIX
8 106 (35.69%) Solaris
8 106 (35.69%) SQL
9 102 (34.34%) SC Cleared
10 92 (30.98%) Perl
11 86 (28.96%) Windows Server
12 84 (28.28%) Shell Script
13 77 (25.93%) Configuration Management
14 72 (24.24%) BPSS Clearance
15 71 (23.91%) Root Cause Analysis
16 70 (23.57%) CA
17 69 (23.23%) Red Hat
18 65 (21.89%) TCP/IP
18 65 (21.89%) Incident Management
19 64 (21.55%) SAN
20 63 (21.21%) Change Management
21 62 (20.88%) Tivoli
22 61 (20.54%) SLA
23 60 (20.20%) WebLogic
24 59 (19.87%) Problem Management
24 59 (19.87%) ServiceNow
25 55 (18.52%) Java
26 54 (18.18%) VB
27 52 (17.51%) Microsoft

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 60 (20.20%) WebLogic
2 24 (8.08%) Apache
2 24 (8.08%) WebSphere
2 24 (8.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 23 (7.74%) JBoss
4 14 (4.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 13 (4.38%) MQSeries
6 10 (3.37%) Oracle Application Server
6 10 (3.37%) SAS
6 10 (3.37%) Tuxedo
7 9 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (2.69%) iPlanet
9 7 (2.36%) SharePoint
10 6 (2.02%) AquaLogic
10 6 (2.02%) Confluence
11 5 (1.68%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.01%) FileNet
13 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 19 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (4.04%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 9 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (2.69%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (2.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.69%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (2.02%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.68%) IaaS
2 3 (1.01%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) PaaS
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (21.89%) TCP/IP
2 64 (21.55%) SAN
3 40 (13.47%) WAN
4 33 (11.11%) Firewall
5 29 (9.76%) DNS
6 26 (8.75%) LDAP
7 20 (6.73%) LAN
8 19 (6.40%) VPN
9 18 (6.06%) iSCSI
10 14 (4.71%) SSH
11 12 (4.04%) SSL
12 9 (3.03%) Internet
13 8 (2.69%) BIG-IP
13 8 (2.69%) OpenLDAP
14 6 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (2.02%) Network Security
15 5 (1.68%) HTTP
16 3 (1.01%) NAS
17 2 (0.67%) FTP
18 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (13.80%) SQL Server
2 39 (13.13%) DB2
3 16 (5.39%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (4.71%) Oracle Database
5 12 (4.04%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 11 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.37%) Apache Hive
7 10 (3.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.37%) HBase
7 10 (3.37%) Pentaho
7 10 (3.37%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 8 (2.69%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.02%) MySQL
10 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.67%) Big Data
12 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (4.38%) LoadRunner
2 12 (4.04%) Facilita Forecast
2 12 (4.04%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.04%) HP UFT
3 11 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.37%) ERwin
5 9 (3.03%) JIRA
6 8 (2.69%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (2.36%) StarTeam
8 6 (2.02%) ClearCase
8 6 (2.02%) Subversion
9 2 (0.67%) Ant
9 2 (0.67%) CA Gen
9 2 (0.67%) Gradle
9 2 (0.67%) Grunt
9 2 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.67%) Maven
9 2 (0.67%) Protractor
9 2 (0.67%) Selenium
10 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (7.41%) Finance
2 9 (3.03%) General Ledger
3 1 (0.34%) Law
3 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (16.84%) Unix Engineer
2 28 (9.43%) Developer
3 27 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 26 (8.75%) Administrator
5 21 (7.07%) Linux Engineer
6 15 (5.05%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 14 (4.71%) Analyst
7 14 (4.71%) Architect
7 14 (4.71%) Support Specialist
7 14 (4.71%) Unix Support
8 12 (4.04%) Consultant
9 11 (3.70%) AIX Engineer
9 11 (3.70%) Backup Engineer
9 11 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (3.70%) Unix Support Engineer
10 10 (3.37%) AIX Administrator
10 10 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (3.37%) Storage Engineer
10 10 (3.37%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.81%) Middleware
2 19 (6.40%) J2EE
3 14 (4.71%) Software Packaging
4 13 (4.38%) HTML
5 12 (4.04%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (3.03%) IBM Integration Bus
7 8 (2.69%) JSP
7 8 (2.69%) XML
8 7 (2.36%) CSS
9 6 (2.02%) AngularJS
9 6 (2.02%) LAMP
10 5 (1.68%) .NET
11 4 (1.35%) HTML5
11 4 (1.35%) Web Services
12 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.01%) CAML
12 3 (1.01%) jQuery
12 3 (1.01%) Node.js
13 2 (0.67%) ADO
13 2 (0.67%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (10.10%) Computer Science
3 28 (9.43%) Management Information System
4 26 (8.75%) Mainframe
5 17 (5.72%) HACMP
6 13 (4.38%) Visualisation
7 11 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
7 11 (3.70%) User Experience
8 9 (3.03%) AS400
8 9 (3.03%) Tandem
9 8 (2.69%) Clustering
10 7 (2.36%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.36%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (2.02%) DataPower
12 5 (1.68%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.01%) Data Centre
13 3 (1.01%) Data Integration
13 3 (1.01%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.67%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 181 (60.94%) Linux
2 153 (51.52%) Windows
3 110 (37.04%) AIX
4 106 (35.69%) Solaris
5 86 (28.96%) Windows Server
6 38 (12.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (9.09%) HPUX
8 13 (4.38%) Windows XP
9 10 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (3.03%) OS/390
10 9 (3.03%) zOS
11 8 (2.69%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.01%) CentOS
13 2 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.34%) Debian
14 1 (0.34%) SUSE
14 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (44.11%) ITIL
2 77 (25.93%) Configuration Management
3 71 (23.91%) Root Cause Analysis
4 65 (21.89%) Incident Management
5 63 (21.21%) Change Management
6 59 (19.87%) Problem Management
7 47 (15.82%) Service Delivery
8 39 (13.13%) Release Management
9 38 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (12.12%) Mentoring
11 33 (11.11%) Open Source
12 29 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
12 29 (9.76%) QMS
13 28 (9.43%) DevOps
14 27 (9.09%) Workflow
15 25 (8.42%) High Availability
16 23 (7.74%) ITIL V3
16 23 (7.74%) Server Monitoring
17 22 (7.41%) Service Management
18 21 (7.07%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 106 (35.69%) SQL
2 92 (30.98%) Perl
3 84 (28.28%) Shell Script
4 55 (18.52%) Java
5 54 (18.18%) VB
6 31 (10.44%) Korn
7 27 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 25 (8.42%) PL/SQL
9 21 (7.07%) C-shell
10 14 (4.71%) JavaScript
11 13 (4.38%) C++
12 12 (4.04%) Python
13 10 (3.37%) C
14 5 (1.68%) Scala
15 3 (1.01%) C#
15 3 (1.01%) FQL
15 3 (1.01%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.67%) COBOL
16 2 (0.67%) JCL
17 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 132 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 102 (34.34%) SC Cleared
3 72 (24.24%) BPSS Clearance
4 34 (11.45%) AAT
5 30 (10.10%) Degree
6 17 (5.72%) IBM AIX Certification
7 11 (3.70%) MCSE
7 11 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (3.37%) CCNA
8 10 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (3.03%) CCNP
9 9 (3.03%) MCDBA
9 9 (3.03%) MCP
10 8 (2.69%) ISTQB
11 7 (2.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (1.01%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.34%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.34%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (20.54%) SLA
2 27 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
3 16 (5.39%) ISO 9001
4 12 (4.04%) QA
5 8 (2.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (6.73%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.73%) Samba
3 17 (5.72%) GPFS
4 11 (3.70%) Firmware
5 7 (2.36%) NFS
5 7 (2.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 5 (1.68%) Docker
6 5 (1.68%) KVM
7 4 (1.35%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.34%) RHEV
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.34%) vSphere
9 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 62 (20.88%) Tivoli
2 46 (15.49%) HP SiteScope
3 37 (12.46%) MOM
4 27 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 22 (7.41%) Puppet
6 21 (7.07%) HP Data Protector
6 21 (7.07%) NetBackup
7 20 (6.73%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (4.38%) OpenView
9 8 (2.69%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (1.01%) Ansible
12 2 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
12 2 (0.67%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.67%) SCCM
12 2 (0.67%) SCOM
12 2 (0.67%) Unicenter
13 1 (0.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 1 (0.34%) OVSD
13 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 158 (53.20%) Oracle
2 129 (43.43%) HP
3 70 (23.57%) CA
4 69 (23.23%) Red Hat
5 59 (19.87%) ServiceNow
6 52 (17.51%) Microsoft
7 51 (17.17%) IBM
8 37 (12.46%) BMC
9 32 (10.77%) Informatica
10 23 (7.74%) Sun
10 23 (7.74%) VMware
11 21 (7.07%) Axway
11 21 (7.07%) Symantec
12 15 (5.05%) Siebel
13 12 (4.04%) SAP
14 11 (3.70%) Tableau
15 9 (3.03%) Cisco
16 8 (2.69%) BEA
16 8 (2.69%) F5
17 6 (2.02%) Fujitsu
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