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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 18 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Unix 22 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.21% 4.05% 2.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.43% 23.68% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 4
Median daily rate £388 £371 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.46% -35.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
70 38 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 19.77% 17.12% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 22 28
Median daily rate £320 £373 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% -6.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £256 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £463 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £10.20 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 3 December 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 12 (48.00%) Performance Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (36.00%) Project Management
4 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (36.00%) Oracle
5 8 (32.00%) IBM
5 8 (32.00%) Tivoli
5 8 (32.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 8 (32.00%) Degree
5 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
6 7 (28.00%) SDLC
6 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
6 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (28.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (28.00%) VMware
6 7 (28.00%) CAD
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco
6 7 (28.00%) NetApp
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (28.00%) ITIL
6 7 (28.00%) MCSE
7 6 (24.00%) Banking
8 5 (20.00%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 6 (24.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Performance Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Technical Leader
5 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Risk Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.00%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Service Performance Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Workstream Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) AIX
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Performance Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (36.00%) Project Management
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) CAD
5 7 (28.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (28.00%) ITIL
5 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
5 7 (28.00%) SDLC
6 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
8 2 (8.00%) ETL
8 2 (8.00%) Volume Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.00%) Information Management
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) MCSE
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) APMP
3 1 (4.00%) CISM
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Tivoli
1 8 (32.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (12.00%) Ganglia
2 3 (12.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) IBM
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) NetApp
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) AppDynamics
5 2 (8.00%) Informatica
5 2 (8.00%) Pega
5 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.00%) Teradata