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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 31 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Unix 11 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.06% 3.55% 4.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 20.97% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 12
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +18.85%
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
55 62 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.28% 16.94% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 25 30
Median daily rate £325 £345 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £264 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £10.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.58% -23.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £19.00 £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -9 4 £438 -8.37% 1
Wellingborough - 3 £300 -
Corby - 2 - -
Unix
East Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle
4 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) IBM
5 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) Solaris
6 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (25.00%) Intel
6 5 (25.00%) AWK
6 5 (25.00%) Service Management
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Retail
6 5 (25.00%) Subversion
6 5 (25.00%) Endeca
7 4 (20.00%) Change Management
7 4 (20.00%) Foglight
7 4 (20.00%) Clustering
7 4 (20.00%) nmon
7 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
7 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 4 (20.00%) 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) SSH
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Unix Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Unix Technical Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Operator
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) AS400 Operator
4 2 (10.00%) Mainframe Operator
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Computer Operator
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Unix Operator
4 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Unix Computer Operator
4 2 (10.00%) Unix Operator
5 1 (5.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Solr Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Clustering
3 3 (15.00%) AS400
3 3 (15.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Solaris
5 4 (20.00%) AIX
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (5.00%) CentOS
7 1 (5.00%) Fedora
7 1 (5.00%) SUSE
7 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) B2B
3 4 (20.00%) B2C
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Internal Audit
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) CAD
6 1 (5.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) AWK
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) JCL
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Groovy
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) APMP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (20.00%) Foglight
2 4 (20.00%) nmon
3 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
4 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.00%) Packer
4 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (35.00%) IBM
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Endeca
3 5 (25.00%) Intel
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) EMC
4 4 (20.00%) Sun
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) hybris
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Brocade
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Informatica
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) SAP