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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 34 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing UNIX 5 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.87% 0.60% 5.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.04% 2.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
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£260 - £348
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 - £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 - £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -4.41%
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
71 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 26.49% 25.75% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 18 12
Average daily rate £240 £235 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £110 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 0
Average hourly rate £20.38 £18.38 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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 -12 2 £243 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) Linux
3 13 (72.22%) ITIL
3 13 (72.22%) Solaris
4 11 (61.11%) Incident Management
5 9 (50.00%) ITIL V3
6 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
7 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
7 7 (38.89%) SLA
8 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 6 (33.33%) CMDB
9 5 (27.78%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (27.78%) Service Management
10 4 (22.22%) Validation
10 4 (22.22%) Mainframe
10 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
11 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
11 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 3 (16.67%) Change Management
11 3 (16.67%) HP
11 3 (16.67%) Citrix
11 3 (16.67%) .NET
12 2 (11.11%) Oracle
12 2 (11.11%) SQL
13 1 (5.56%) LINC
13 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
13 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
13 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (5.56%) IBM

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (11.11%) Consultant
1 2 (11.11%) Backup Specialist
1 2 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Senior UNIX Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
2 1 (5.56%) AIX Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
2 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) CMDB
2 4 (22.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) Incident Management
3 9 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
6 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (27.78%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (27.78%) Service Management
8 4 (22.22%) Validation
9 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
9 3 (16.67%) Change Management
10 1 (5.56%) Migration
10 1 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) LINC
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP
1 3 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas