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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 10 37 10
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -27
Contract jobs citing UNIX 45 3 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.92% 0.93% 9.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.55% 4.62% 34.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 13
Average daily rate
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£328 £363 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.65% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £333 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £393 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 12
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
UNIX
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
101 65 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.51% 20.06% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 18 41
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 21
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.48 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, 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 51 (68.92%) Oracle
2 45 (60.81%) SQL
3 42 (56.76%) Shell Script
4 39 (52.70%) Oracle Database
5 36 (48.65%) PL/SQL
6 32 (43.24%) Linux
7 31 (41.89%) CRM
8 30 (40.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 30 (40.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 24 (32.43%) Degree
10 21 (28.38%) Unit Testing
11 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
12 19 (25.68%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (21.62%) Technical Analysis
13 16 (21.62%) .NET
14 15 (20.27%) C#
14 15 (20.27%) HTML
15 13 (17.57%) WCF
15 13 (17.57%) WPF
16 12 (16.22%) Data Management
16 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET
16 12 (16.22%) Windows
17 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (13.51%) Finance
17 10 (13.51%) Red Hat
18 9 (12.16%) XML
18 9 (12.16%) Java
18 9 (12.16%) Maven
18 9 (12.16%) Jenkins
18 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 7 (9.46%) WebLogic
2 6 (8.11%) Apache
2 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.05%) iPlanet
4 3 (4.05%) JBoss
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.70%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.35%) Moodle
6 1 (1.35%) Lync
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
2 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.11%) SAN
3 5 (6.76%) Firewall
3 5 (6.76%) DNS
3 5 (6.76%) FCoE
4 3 (4.05%) WAN
4 3 (4.05%) SNMP
4 3 (4.05%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.05%) VLAN
5 2 (2.70%) NAS
5 2 (2.70%) HTTP
5 2 (2.70%) LDAP
5 2 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (1.35%) ADSL
6 1 (1.35%) Broadband
6 1 (1.35%) LAN
6 1 (1.35%) FTP
6 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.70%) Oracle Database
2 30 (40.54%) Oracle Database 10g
2 30 (40.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.76%) SQLPlus
4 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.35%) Informix
6 1 (1.35%) DB2
6 1 (1.35%) OLTP
6 1 (1.35%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Maven
1 9 (12.16%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.46%) Gradle
3 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.70%) jMock
4 2 (2.70%) Subversion
4 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.70%) Introscope
4 2 (2.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Developer
2 22 (29.73%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (18.92%) Architect
4 12 (16.22%) Designer
5 11 (14.86%) SQL Developer
6 10 (13.51%) PL/SQL Developer
7 8 (10.81%) AWS Architect
7 8 (10.81%) Administrator
8 7 (9.46%) Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Lead Architect
11 4 (5.41%) Lead Designer
12 3 (4.05%) Applications Support Analyst
12 3 (4.05%) UNIX Engineer
12 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
12 3 (4.05%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) .NET
2 15 (20.27%) HTML
3 13 (17.57%) WCF
3 13 (17.57%) WPF
4 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET
5 9 (12.16%) XML
6 4 (5.41%) Web Services
7 3 (4.05%) J2EE
8 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.70%) HTML5
8 2 (2.70%) REST
8 2 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (2.70%) jQuery
8 2 (2.70%) WSDL
8 2 (2.70%) Swing
8 2 (2.70%) SOAP
8 2 (2.70%) XSLT
8 2 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (2.70%) Middleware
9 1 (1.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Open Source
3 5 (6.76%) Clustering
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) DataPower
5 2 (2.70%) Grid Computing
5 2 (2.70%) HACMP
6 1 (1.35%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.35%) Replication
6 1 (1.35%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.35%) Statistics
6 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.24%) Linux
2 12 (16.22%) Windows
3 8 (10.81%) Solaris
4 5 (6.76%) AIX
4 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.41%) HPUX
6 3 (4.05%) SUSE
7 2 (2.70%) CentOS
8 1 (1.35%) MVS
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) CRM
2 21 (28.38%) Unit Testing
3 19 (25.68%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (21.62%) Technical Analysis
5 12 (16.22%) Data Management
6 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.46%) DevOps
8 6 (8.11%) Migration
9 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.41%) SOA
10 4 (5.41%) ITIL
11 3 (4.05%) TOGAF
11 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
11 3 (4.05%) MVVM
11 3 (4.05%) High Availability
11 3 (4.05%) Procure-to-pay
12 2 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
12 2 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (2.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.81%) SQL
2 42 (56.76%) Shell Script
3 36 (48.65%) PL/SQL
4 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
5 15 (20.27%) C#
6 9 (12.16%) Java
7 6 (8.11%) Perl
8 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.05%) PHP
9 3 (4.05%) Korn
9 3 (4.05%) C-shell
10 2 (2.70%) Groovy
11 1 (1.35%) JCL
11 1 (1.35%) REXX
11 1 (1.35%) AWK
11 1 (1.35%) VB
11 1 (1.35%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 24 (32.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (1.35%) OCP
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.35%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.05%) Samba
3 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (4.05%) KVM
4 2 (2.70%) NFS
5 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.35%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) Ansible
1 7 (9.46%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (9.46%) Puppet
2 2 (2.70%) WMI
2 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (2.70%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.70%) OpenView
3 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 51 (68.92%) Oracle
2 10 (13.51%) Red Hat
3 7 (9.46%) VMware
3 7 (9.46%) HP
4 5 (6.76%) Veritas
4 5 (6.76%) Cisco
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.76%) SolarWinds
5 3 (4.05%) Sun
5 3 (4.05%) PlateSpin
5 3 (4.05%) F5
6 2 (2.70%) Opsware
6 2 (2.70%) Cognos
6 2 (2.70%) CA
7 1 (1.35%) NetApp
7 1 (1.35%) Serena
7 1 (1.35%) Dell
7 1 (1.35%) EMC
7 1 (1.35%) AppDynamics