The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 19 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 27 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.79% 4.51% 2.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.68% 26.00% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 4
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£406 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+85.71% -23.63%
UNIX
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
88 50 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 18.88% 17.36% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 15 7
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.71%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

UNIX
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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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
Northampton -4 14 £423 +5.62% 3
Corby - - - -
Kettering - - - - 2
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX.

1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 19 (45.24%) Oracle
2 19 (45.24%) Linux
3 17 (40.48%) Windows
4 16 (38.10%) Java
5 15 (35.71%) PL/SQL
6 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (23.81%) Finance
7 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
8 9 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (21.43%) Apache Solr
8 9 (21.43%) hybris
9 8 (19.05%) Retail
10 7 (16.67%) Banking
10 7 (16.67%) J2EE
10 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (14.29%) Marketing
12 5 (11.90%) Subversion
12 5 (11.90%) Endeca
12 5 (11.90%) Scrum
12 5 (11.90%) AWK
12 5 (11.90%) IBM
12 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
12 5 (11.90%) B2B
12 5 (11.90%) B2C
12 5 (11.90%) Apache
12 5 (11.90%) ITIL
12 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
12 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.43%) Apache Solr
2 5 (11.90%) Apache
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) JBoss
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) VoIP
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
1 1 (2.38%) SSL
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Subversion
2 4 (9.52%) JUnit
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.76%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.38%) Ant
5 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Retail
3 7 (16.67%) Banking
4 6 (14.29%) Marketing
5 3 (7.14%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.76%) Billing
6 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Business Systems Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Service Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Build Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Computer Operator
8 1 (2.38%) Server Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) J2EE
2 2 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (2.38%) Spring
3 1 (2.38%) Java EE
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.38%) Flash
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) PKI
2 4 (9.52%) Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.14%) Open Source
4 2 (4.76%) AS400
4 2 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.38%) IVR
5 1 (2.38%) EMV
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.38%) LPAR
5 1 (2.38%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) Windows
3 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) AIX
5 1 (2.38%) HPUX
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 9 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.90%) Scrum
5 5 (11.90%) B2B
5 5 (11.90%) B2C
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL
5 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.52%) Migration
6 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) System Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Dependency Management
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps
8 2 (4.76%) Memory Management
8 2 (4.76%) SOA
8 2 (4.76%) Workflow
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) Java
3 15 (35.71%) PL/SQL
4 5 (11.90%) AWK
5 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.52%) C#
5 4 (9.52%) C++
5 4 (9.52%) Delphi
6 2 (4.76%) VB
7 1 (2.38%) VBScript
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) REXX
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) VCP4
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.38%) XenServer
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) CA Endevor
2 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.38%) Control-M
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) hybris
3 5 (11.90%) Endeca
3 5 (11.90%) IBM
3 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.52%) Axway
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.76%) Sun
6 2 (4.76%) Intel
7 1 (2.38%) VMware
7 1 (2.38%) Perforce
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) Juniper
7 1 (2.38%) BMC
7 1 (2.38%) NetApp
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco
7 1 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) EMC
7 1 (2.38%) F5
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