The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 31 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing Unix 22 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.26% 5.25% 3.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.16% 29.31% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 5
Median daily rate £388 £363 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -36.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.25 £31.15
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +9.95%
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
95 58 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 18.38% 17.90% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 38 42
Median daily rate £325 £356 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% +14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £210 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 12
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 Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northampton +1 20 £400 +6.66% 2
Unix
East Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 11 (36.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (36.67%) Oracle
4 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 9 (30.00%) Project Management
6 8 (26.67%) Tivoli
6 8 (26.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 8 (26.67%) ITIL
6 8 (26.67%) IBM
6 8 (26.67%) Degree
6 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
7 7 (23.33%) SDLC
7 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (23.33%) ITIL V3
7 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (23.33%) VMware
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (23.33%) NetApp
7 7 (23.33%) MCSE
7 7 (23.33%) CAD
7 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (23.33%) Data Loss Prevention
8 6 (20.00%) Banking
9 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (3.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.33%) SAS
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.33%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) Endeca
2 2 (6.67%) PowerCenter
3 1 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Front Office
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Performance Test Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Technical Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Endeca Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Information Risk Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) SAS Data Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Service Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Solr Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) ELK Stack
1 1 (3.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) AIX
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.33%) HPUX
5 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 11 (36.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 9 (30.00%) Project Management
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (26.67%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) CAD
6 7 (23.33%) Data Loss Prevention
6 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (23.33%) ITIL V3
6 7 (23.33%) SDLC
7 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
8 3 (10.00%) Test Planning
9 2 (6.67%) DevOps
9 2 (6.67%) ETL
9 2 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) AWK
3 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (23.33%) MCSE
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) APMP
3 1 (3.33%) CISM
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Tivoli
1 8 (26.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (10.00%) Ganglia
2 3 (10.00%) nmon
3 1 (3.33%) Ansible
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) IBM
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) NetApp
3 7 (23.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) AppDynamics
5 2 (6.67%) Informatica
5 2 (6.67%) Pega
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.33%) hybris
6 1 (3.33%) Teradata