The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 13 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing UNIX 26 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.07% 5.69% 8.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.95% 24.17% 35.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 9
Average daily rate
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£334 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £430 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £28.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.60% -17.64%
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Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
84 120 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 22.83% 23.53% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 59 26
Average daily rate £338 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £23.75 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 26 (86.67%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Oracle
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
4 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
5 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 5 (16.67%) Solaris
7 5 (16.67%) Serena
8 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.33%) Capacity Management
8 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (10.00%) IBM
9 3 (10.00%) Release Management
9 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) DNS
9 3 (10.00%) HP
9 3 (10.00%) DHCP
9 3 (10.00%) AIX
9 3 (10.00%) VMware
10 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.67%) ITIL
10 2 (6.67%) SAN
10 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DHCP
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) NAS
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) DB2
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Configuration Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Test Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Environment Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Middleware Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) AIX Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Clustering
1 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
1 1 (3.33%) Open Source
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Solaris
5 3 (10.00%) AIX
6 2 (6.67%) CentOS
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Release Management
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) Content Management
5 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.33%) NFS
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.67%) Serena
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.00%) IBM
5 3 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Talend
6 1 (3.33%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) Intel
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) Veritas
6 1 (3.33%) Sun