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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 25 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing UNIX 18 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.46% 3.54% 4.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 20.37% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.97% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £408 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £423 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+72.61% -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
72 54 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.82% 17.36% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 9
Average daily rate £275 £310 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 6
Average hourly rate £10.59 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.00% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -2 9 £575 +36.90% 3
Corby - - - -
Kettering - - - -
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) Java
5 6 (24.00%) J2EE
6 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (20.00%) Finance
6 5 (20.00%) Migration
6 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (16.00%) hybris
7 4 (16.00%) Apache Solr
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL
7 4 (16.00%) JUnit
8 3 (12.00%) Perl
8 3 (12.00%) Python
8 3 (12.00%) IBM
9 2 (8.00%) AS400
9 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
9 2 (8.00%) C#
9 2 (8.00%) C++
9 2 (8.00%) Delphi
9 2 (8.00%) Intel

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 4 (16.00%) Apache Solr
1 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
1 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Service Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Operator
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Voice Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Voice Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Server Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (4.00%) Spring
2 1 (4.00%) Flash
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) AS400
1 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (8.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (8.00%) PKI
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) LPAR
2 1 (4.00%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) System Testing
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) C#
6 2 (8.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) Delphi
7 1 (4.00%) VBScript
7 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) XenServer
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) hybris
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Intel
4 2 (8.00%) Axway
5 1 (4.00%) Aruba
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
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