The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 80 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.11% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -
Unix Administrator
England

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
885 593 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.75% 94.43% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 355 227
Average daily rate £380 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 53
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.16 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% -4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £38.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unix Administrator in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Durham - 1 - -
Unix Administrator
England

Unix Administrator
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Unix Administrator in their job title 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 with Unix Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware

Unix Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Unix Administrator in their job title 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 with Unix Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
1 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware