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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 29 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing Unix 11 33 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.89% 7.43% 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.67% 37.08% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 7
Median daily rate £400 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -7.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.08 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-22.84% +12.06%
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
75 89 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.69% 20.05% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 45 29
Median daily rate £363 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 11
Median hourly rate £33.75 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £14.97 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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 -6 4 £375 -16.66% 2
Wellingborough - 2 £300 -
Unix
East Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
2 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) AIX
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) IBM
4 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
5 5 (21.74%) Service Management
5 5 (21.74%) Tivoli
5 5 (21.74%) Intel
5 5 (21.74%) Solaris
6 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix
6 4 (17.39%) EMC
6 4 (17.39%) Sun
6 4 (17.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (17.39%) Middleware
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) SAN
6 4 (17.39%) Clustering
6 4 (17.39%) Foglight
6 4 (17.39%) nmon
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
6 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
6 4 (17.39%) EMC NetWorker

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 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) SSH
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
1 1 (4.35%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Unix Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Unix Technical Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) AIX Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Risk Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) AS400
3 2 (8.70%) CESG
3 2 (8.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (30.43%) AIX
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
4 5 (21.74%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) CentOS
6 1 (4.35%) Fedora
6 1 (4.35%) SUSE
6 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Service Management
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
4 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (8.70%) Information Assurance
5 2 (8.70%) ISMS
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) System Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) AWK
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Groovy
4 1 (4.35%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CCNA
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.04%) MCSE
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCDA
2 2 (8.70%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (8.70%) CISSP
2 2 (8.70%) MCSA
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Tivoli
2 4 (17.39%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (17.39%) Foglight
2 4 (17.39%) nmon
3 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Ansible
4 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.35%) Packer
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
2 6 (26.09%) IBM
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Intel
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) EMC
4 4 (17.39%) Sun
5 1 (4.35%) Brocade
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Endeca
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft