The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 19 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing UNIX 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.70% 0.55% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 2.44% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.60% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
UNIX
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 29.63% 22.65% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 9
Average daily rate £168 £245 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.63% -40.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 17
Average hourly rate £16.61 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.95% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.25 £13.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £23.37 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX across the Norfolk region.

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Norfolk region.

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

UNIX
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +14 5 £320 -
Diss - - - -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (33.33%) Coaching
3 4 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) DTS
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (16.67%) CMDB
5 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris
5 2 (16.67%) Apache
5 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DTS
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Firebug
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Perl Developer
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior UNIX Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
3 1 (8.33%) AIX Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (8.33%) ADO
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) WebKit
2 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (8.33%) Ember.js
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Debian
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
1 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) LINC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) HP
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas