The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Administrator
England / North East
Rank - 74 -
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
836 820 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.78% 95.02% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 521 338
Median daily rate £363 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 18 32
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -13.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £9.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £21.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North East region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Unix Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix Administrator across the North East region.

Unix Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Unix Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix Administrator across the North East region.

Unix Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Unix Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) JBoss
2 8 (88.89%) WebLogic
3 7 (77.78%) AIX
3 7 (77.78%) HPUX
3 7 (77.78%) Solaris
3 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 7 (77.78%) Apache
3 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
3 7 (77.78%) iPlanet
3 7 (77.78%) J2EE
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Sun
3 7 (77.78%) SUSE
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (77.78%) F5
3 7 (77.78%) High Availability
3 7 (77.78%) Load Balancing
4 6 (66.67%) Clustering
5 5 (55.56%) Veritas
5 5 (55.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
6 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 4 (44.44%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (88.89%) JBoss
1 8 (88.89%) WebLogic
2 7 (77.78%) Apache
2 7 (77.78%) iPlanet
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) AIX
2 7 (77.78%) HPUX
2 7 (77.78%) Solaris
2 7 (77.78%) SUSE
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) High Availability
1 7 (77.78%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Korn
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) F5
3 7 (77.78%) Sun
4 5 (55.56%) Veritas
5 1 (11.11%) HP