The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
England / North East
Rank 8 40 24
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -16
Contract jobs citing Unix 142 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.15% 4.16% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.76% 21.51% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 21 29
Median daily rate £340 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £113 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £725 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £53.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £30.58
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +22.64%

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
340 172 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 36.29% 19.35% 25.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 93 99
Median daily rate £335 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £533 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.51 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.28% +2.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £14.75 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.80 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Unix
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 across the North East region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the North East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Unix
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 across the North East region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Unix
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +22 136 £340 +15.25% 3
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Unix.

1 231 (72.87%) Linux
2 162 (51.10%) Windows
3 138 (43.53%) Oracle
4 134 (42.27%) AIX
5 123 (38.80%) ITIL
6 113 (35.65%) SQL
7 103 (32.49%) Security Cleared
8 98 (30.91%) HP
9 95 (29.97%) Solaris
10 90 (28.39%) Red Hat
11 88 (27.76%) SC Cleared
12 87 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
13 84 (26.50%) Windows Server
14 83 (26.18%) DevOps
15 82 (25.87%) TCP/IP
16 81 (25.55%) Perl
17 79 (24.92%) Change Management
18 75 (23.66%) Microsoft
19 71 (22.40%) WebLogic
20 70 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
21 69 (21.77%) WebSphere
22 64 (20.19%) Problem Management
22 64 (20.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 61 (19.24%) Open Source
23 61 (19.24%) Java
24 58 (18.30%) Configuration Management
25 57 (17.98%) IBM
25 57 (17.98%) Shell Script
26 56 (17.67%) Sun
26 56 (17.67%) JBoss

Unix
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 71 (22.40%) WebLogic
2 69 (21.77%) WebSphere
3 56 (17.67%) JBoss
4 38 (11.99%) Apache
5 37 (11.67%) Oracle Application Server
6 33 (10.41%) Tomcat
6 33 (10.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 28 (8.83%) iPlanet
8 15 (4.73%) Tuxedo
9 13 (4.10%) Confluence
9 13 (4.10%) Oracle Workflow
10 12 (3.79%) MQSeries
10 12 (3.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 10 (3.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (2.52%) FileNet
13 6 (1.89%) AquaLogic
13 6 (1.89%) OpenStack
14 5 (1.58%) SAS
15 2 (0.63%) IIS
15 2 (0.63%) Mongrel
Applications
1 44 (13.88%) MS Excel
2 42 (13.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (6.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 16 (5.05%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (2.52%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (2.21%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (1.89%) OpenText MBPM
6 5 (1.58%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (1.58%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (1.58%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (1.58%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.14%) IaaS
1 48 (15.14%) PaaS
1 48 (15.14%) SaaS
2 7 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.58%) GitHub
4 5 (1.58%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.95%) HP Helion
6 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.63%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.63%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.63%) Linode
7 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 82 (25.87%) TCP/IP
2 41 (12.93%) Firewall
3 40 (12.62%) LDAP
4 23 (7.26%) SSL
5 17 (5.36%) DNS
6 11 (3.47%) SAN
7 9 (2.84%) WAN
8 8 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (2.52%) Network Security
8 8 (2.52%) OpenLDAP
8 8 (2.52%) SSH
9 7 (2.21%) iSCSI
10 6 (1.89%) HTTP
10 6 (1.89%) Internet
11 3 (0.95%) DHCP
11 3 (0.95%) IPsec
11 3 (0.95%) VPN
12 2 (0.63%) FTP
12 2 (0.63%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.83%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.68%) DB2
3 17 (5.36%) Oracle Database
4 15 (4.73%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (4.73%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (4.10%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.52%) MySQL
8 8 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.21%) Ingres
9 7 (2.21%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.95%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (0.95%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 2 (0.63%) DataStage
13 2 (0.63%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 17 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.47%) JIRA
3 8 (2.52%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.52%) ProC
4 6 (1.89%) ClearCase
4 6 (1.89%) StarTeam
5 5 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.58%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.26%) Log4j
7 3 (0.95%) GCC
7 3 (0.95%) GDB
7 3 (0.95%) Subversion
8 2 (0.63%) GitLab
8 2 (0.63%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.63%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (3.47%) Manufacturing
2 8 (2.52%) Finance
3 5 (1.58%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.32%) Banking
4 1 (0.32%) German Language
4 1 (0.32%) Law
4 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (11.36%) Administrator
2 35 (11.04%) Support Engineer
3 34 (10.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 33 (10.41%) Developer
5 27 (8.52%) Unix Engineer
6 23 (7.26%) Operations Engineer
7 21 (6.62%) DBA
8 20 (6.31%) Linux Engineer
9 18 (5.68%) Automation Engineer
10 17 (5.36%) Analyst
11 16 (5.05%) Support Analyst
12 15 (4.73%) Oracle DBA
13 14 (4.42%) Operations Analyst
13 14 (4.42%) Technical Leader
14 13 (4.10%) Operational Support Analyst
14 13 (4.10%) Operations Support Analyst
14 13 (4.10%) Senior Operations Engineer
14 13 (4.10%) Solaris Engineer
14 13 (4.10%) Systems Administrator
15 12 (3.79%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.30%) J2EE
2 33 (10.41%) Software Packaging
3 29 (9.15%) Middleware
4 21 (6.62%) WebSphere MQ
5 12 (3.79%) IBM Integration Bus
6 11 (3.47%) XML
7 8 (2.52%) LAMP
7 8 (2.52%) REST
7 8 (2.52%) Web Services
8 6 (1.89%) SOAP
9 5 (1.58%) WSDL
10 4 (1.26%) JAX-RPC
10 4 (1.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 4 (1.26%) XSL
10 4 (1.26%) XSLT
11 3 (0.95%) .NET
11 3 (0.95%) Dropwizard
11 3 (0.95%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.95%) HTML
12 2 (0.63%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 70 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (11.67%) Clustering
3 20 (6.31%) Tandem
4 14 (4.42%) Data Centre
4 14 (4.42%) Mainframe
5 13 (4.10%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.15%) IBM Mainframe
7 8 (2.52%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.52%) DataPower
8 7 (2.21%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.21%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.26%) HACMP
10 2 (0.63%) CLARiiON
10 2 (0.63%) Handset
10 2 (0.63%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.32%) AS400
11 1 (0.32%) User Experience
11 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 231 (72.87%) Linux
2 162 (51.10%) Windows
3 134 (42.27%) AIX
4 95 (29.97%) Solaris
5 84 (26.50%) Windows Server
6 64 (20.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (13.56%) Windows XP
8 35 (11.04%) Windows 2000
9 20 (6.31%) HPUX
10 14 (4.42%) zOS
11 12 (3.79%) OS/390
12 10 (3.15%) SUSE
13 8 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (1.58%) Mac OS X
16 5 (1.58%) MVS
17 3 (0.95%) CentOS
18 2 (0.63%) VME
18 2 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (38.80%) ITIL
2 87 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (26.18%) DevOps
4 79 (24.92%) Change Management
5 64 (20.19%) Problem Management
6 61 (19.24%) Open Source
7 58 (18.30%) Configuration Management
8 45 (14.20%) Data Management
8 45 (14.20%) High Availability
9 43 (13.56%) Release Management
10 40 (12.62%) Service Management
11 36 (11.36%) PRINCE2
12 34 (10.73%) Incident Management
13 32 (10.09%) Change Control
14 31 (9.78%) ITSM
14 31 (9.78%) OO
15 30 (9.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 28 (8.83%) Load Balancing
17 26 (8.20%) Server Monitoring
18 22 (6.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 113 (35.65%) SQL
2 81 (25.55%) Perl
3 61 (19.24%) Java
4 57 (17.98%) Shell Script
5 43 (13.56%) VB
6 26 (8.20%) PL/SQL
7 22 (6.94%) C
7 22 (6.94%) PowerShell
8 16 (5.05%) C++
9 14 (4.42%) Korn
10 9 (2.84%) Python
11 8 (2.52%) Ruby
12 7 (2.21%) C#
13 6 (1.89%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.89%) C-shell
14 5 (1.58%) Scala
15 4 (1.26%) PHP
16 3 (0.95%) Jython
16 3 (0.95%) VBScript
17 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 103 (32.49%) Security Cleared
2 88 (27.76%) SC Cleared
3 37 (11.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (3.47%) DV Cleared
5 8 (2.52%) Degree
6 4 (1.26%) IBM AIX Certification
6 4 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.63%) CCNA
8 2 (0.63%) CCNP
8 2 (0.63%) IBM Certification
8 2 (0.63%) MCSE
8 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.32%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.32%) CCA
9 1 (0.32%) CCDA
9 1 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.32%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.32%) MCP
9 1 (0.32%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.25%) SLA
2 17 (5.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (3.15%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.15%) QA
System Software
1 26 (8.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 23 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.05%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.84%) NFS
5 8 (2.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 6 (1.89%) Samba
7 5 (1.58%) Docker
8 4 (1.26%) GPFS
8 4 (1.26%) Oracle Clusterware
8 4 (1.26%) Xen
9 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.63%) KVM
9 2 (0.63%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.63%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (12.62%) Puppet
2 34 (10.73%) HP SiteScope
2 34 (10.73%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (10.09%) Tivoli
4 12 (3.79%) MOM
5 10 (3.15%) Data Guard
6 8 (2.52%) Ansible
7 7 (2.21%) Control-M
8 4 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.95%) Nagios
9 3 (0.95%) OpenNMS
9 3 (0.95%) Terraform
9 3 (0.95%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.95%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.63%) Dollar Universe
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.63%) Packer
10 2 (0.63%) SCOM
11 1 (0.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 138 (43.53%) Oracle
2 98 (30.91%) HP
3 90 (28.39%) Red Hat
4 75 (23.66%) Microsoft
5 57 (17.98%) IBM
6 56 (17.67%) Sun
7 32 (10.09%) Cisco
8 29 (9.15%) F5
9 28 (8.83%) CA
10 26 (8.20%) Axway
10 26 (8.20%) Veritas
11 24 (7.57%) VMware
12 23 (7.26%) Informatica
12 23 (7.26%) Siebel
13 22 (6.94%) ServiceNow
14 10 (3.15%) Atlassian
14 10 (3.15%) Citrix
15 8 (2.52%) BMC
16 5 (1.58%) Google
17 4 (1.26%) Fujitsu
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