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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 25 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing UNIX 28 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.48% 5.67% 6.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.90% 22.89% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 15
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£350 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £430 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
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
61 83 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.12% 24.78% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 41 57
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £272 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 12
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.25 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £13.50 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 44 (64.71%) Oracle
2 43 (63.24%) SQL
3 34 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 31 (45.59%) Shell Script
5 30 (44.12%) Oracle Database
6 28 (41.18%) CRM
7 27 (39.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 26 (38.24%) Oracle Database 10g
8 26 (38.24%) Linux
9 23 (33.82%) Degree
10 20 (29.41%) Unit Testing
11 17 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (23.53%) Technical Analysis
13 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
14 14 (20.59%) XML
15 13 (19.12%) Windows
16 11 (16.18%) Java
16 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (16.18%) Data Management
17 10 (14.71%) HTML
17 10 (14.71%) C#
17 10 (14.71%) .NET
18 9 (13.24%) ITIL
18 9 (13.24%) Finance
19 8 (11.76%) Red Hat
19 8 (11.76%) Web Services
19 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
19 8 (11.76%) WCF
19 8 (11.76%) WPF
20 7 (10.29%) Maven

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (8.82%) JBoss
1 6 (8.82%) Apache
2 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.41%) Commerce Server
4 3 (4.41%) iPlanet
5 2 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.94%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Project
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) Firewall
2 6 (8.82%) Internet
2 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.82%) SAN
3 3 (4.41%) DNS
3 3 (4.41%) WAN
3 3 (4.41%) FCoE
3 3 (4.41%) VLAN
3 3 (4.41%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.94%) NAS
4 2 (2.94%) LDAP
4 2 (2.94%) ATM
4 2 (2.94%) Intranet
5 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.47%) FTP
5 1 (1.47%) SNMP
5 1 (1.47%) Network Security
5 1 (1.47%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.12%) Oracle Database
2 27 (39.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 26 (38.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (7.35%) MySQL
4 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.47%) DB2
6 1 (1.47%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Maven
1 7 (10.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.82%) Gradle
3 1 (1.47%) Toad
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.47%) jMock
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (16.18%) SQL Developer
3 11 (16.18%) PL/SQL Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Designer
6 5 (7.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Lead Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Lead Designer
7 4 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Administrator
9 2 (2.94%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Technical Support
9 2 (2.94%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) XML
2 10 (14.71%) HTML
2 10 (14.71%) .NET
3 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 8 (11.76%) WCF
3 8 (11.76%) WPF
3 8 (11.76%) Web Services
4 6 (8.82%) J2EE
5 5 (7.35%) SOAP
6 4 (5.88%) RESTful
7 1 (1.47%) HTML5
7 1 (1.47%) REST
7 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.47%) DHTML
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Streams
7 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (1.47%) jQuery
7 1 (1.47%) JAX-WS
7 1 (1.47%) XSL
7 1 (1.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.88%) Data Structures
1 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.41%) Replication
2 3 (4.41%) Clustering
3 2 (2.94%) Grid Computing
3 2 (2.94%) GIS
3 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.47%) Statistics
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Linux
2 13 (19.12%) Windows
3 7 (10.29%) AIX
4 5 (7.35%) Solaris
5 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.41%) SUSE
6 3 (4.41%) HPUX
7 1 (1.47%) MVS
7 1 (1.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) CRM
2 20 (29.41%) Unit Testing
3 17 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (23.53%) Technical Analysis
5 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.18%) Data Management
6 9 (13.24%) ITIL
7 7 (10.29%) DevOps
7 7 (10.29%) SDLC
8 6 (8.82%) Open Source
9 5 (7.35%) TOGAF
9 5 (7.35%) MVVM
10 4 (5.88%) OOD
10 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (5.88%) OO
11 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.41%) Software Testing
11 3 (4.41%) Load Balancing
11 3 (4.41%) SOA
11 3 (4.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 43 (63.24%) SQL
2 34 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 31 (45.59%) Shell Script
4 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
5 11 (16.18%) Java
6 10 (14.71%) C#
7 6 (8.82%) Perl
7 6 (8.82%) Ruby
8 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.41%) Korn
9 3 (4.41%) C-shell
10 1 (1.47%) JCL
10 1 (1.47%) XPath
10 1 (1.47%) Groovy
10 1 (1.47%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.47%) PHP
10 1 (1.47%) VB
10 1 (1.47%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.47%) XQuery
10 1 (1.47%) REXX
Qualifications
1 23 (33.82%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) ISEB
2 2 (2.94%) OCP
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.47%) CISSP
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
1 1 (1.47%) COBIT
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.41%) Samba
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.41%) KVM
3 3 (4.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.47%) vSphere
4 1 (1.47%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Puppet
1 5 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.35%) Ansible
2 2 (2.94%) OpenView
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) SCOM
3 1 (1.47%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 44 (64.71%) Oracle
2 8 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.82%) VMware
4 5 (7.35%) HP
5 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.41%) Sun
5 3 (4.41%) Cisco
5 3 (4.41%) PlateSpin
5 3 (4.41%) Citrix
5 3 (4.41%) Veritas
5 3 (4.41%) F5
6 2 (2.94%) IBM
6 2 (2.94%) Cognos
6 2 (2.94%) Opsware
7 1 (1.47%) Dell
7 1 (1.47%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
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