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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 18 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing UNIX 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.79% 0.62% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 1.56% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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£600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
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
50 64 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 27.93% 39.51% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 21
Average daily rate £325 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £118 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £390 £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 13
Average hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.40 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £79.10 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 4 £600 - 1
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) CMDB
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) RACF
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) AIX
3 3 (25.00%) zOS
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) DTS
3 3 (25.00%) LAN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) InfoPath
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DTS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Firebug
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Designer
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Perl Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Django Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) WebKit
2 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (8.33%) Ember.js
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) AIX
3 3 (25.00%) zOS
4 1 (8.33%) Debian
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) SIEM
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Database Security
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) LINC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) RACF
2 3 (25.00%) ACF2
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) IBM