The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 30 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 2.22% 4.40% 6.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 25.00% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Median daily rate £438 £478 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.37% +3.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £311 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.00%
Unix
Northamptonshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 44 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 15.56% 17.60% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 22
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 £10.35 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -26.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Unix.

1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Packer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (14.29%) Fedora
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Fedora
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Groovy
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) APMP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Packer
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) SAP