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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 21 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing UNIX 29 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.97% 3.83% 7.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.85% 16.18% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 13
Average daily rate
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£356 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.20% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
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
71 68 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 17.07% 23.69% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 50
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 14
Average hourly rate £10.00 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 54 (72.97%) SQL
2 53 (71.62%) Oracle
3 45 (60.81%) PL/SQL
4 38 (51.35%) Shell Script
4 38 (51.35%) Oracle Database
5 33 (44.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 32 (43.24%) CRM
6 32 (43.24%) Oracle Database 10g
7 26 (35.14%) Linux
7 26 (35.14%) Degree
8 22 (29.73%) Unit Testing
9 19 (25.68%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (24.32%) Technical Analysis
10 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
11 16 (21.62%) .NET
12 15 (20.27%) Windows
13 14 (18.92%) XML
13 14 (18.92%) C#
13 14 (18.92%) HTML
14 12 (16.22%) WCF
14 12 (16.22%) WPF
14 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET
15 11 (14.86%) Data Management
16 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (13.51%) SDLC
16 10 (13.51%) Finance
17 8 (10.81%) ITIL
18 7 (9.46%) Firewall
18 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
19 6 (8.11%) Web Services

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (8.11%) Apache
2 5 (6.76%) JBoss
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.05%) Commerce Server
4 3 (4.05%) iPlanet
5 2 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.70%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Project
1 3 (4.05%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Firewall
2 5 (6.76%) Internet
2 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.76%) SAN
3 3 (4.05%) DNS
3 3 (4.05%) WAN
3 3 (4.05%) FCoE
3 3 (4.05%) VLAN
3 3 (4.05%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.70%) NAS
4 2 (2.70%) LDAP
5 1 (1.35%) ATM
5 1 (1.35%) FTP
5 1 (1.35%) SNMP
5 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (51.35%) Oracle Database
2 33 (44.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 32 (43.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.41%) MySQL
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.70%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.35%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.35%) OLTP
7 1 (1.35%) DB2
7 1 (1.35%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Maven
1 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.76%) Gradle
3 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) Toad
4 1 (1.35%) Subversion
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.35%) jMock
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Developer
2 22 (29.73%) Oracle Developer
3 13 (17.57%) SQL Developer
4 12 (16.22%) PL/SQL Developer
4 12 (16.22%) Analyst
4 12 (16.22%) Architect
5 10 (13.51%) Designer
6 5 (6.76%) Lead Architect
6 5 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) AWS Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Lead Designer
7 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (4.05%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Administrator
9 2 (2.70%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.70%) Technical Support
9 2 (2.70%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) .NET
2 14 (18.92%) HTML
2 14 (18.92%) XML
3 12 (16.22%) WCF
3 12 (16.22%) WPF
3 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.11%) Web Services
5 5 (6.76%) J2EE
6 4 (5.41%) SOAP
6 4 (5.41%) RESTful
7 1 (1.35%) HTML5
7 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Streams
7 1 (1.35%) jQuery
7 1 (1.35%) DHTML
7 1 (1.35%) Swing
7 1 (1.35%) POSIX
7 1 (1.35%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.41%) Replication
1 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.41%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.05%) Clustering
2 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.70%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.35%) HACMP
4 1 (1.35%) GIS
4 1 (1.35%) Statistics
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Linux
2 15 (20.27%) Windows
3 6 (8.11%) AIX
4 5 (6.76%) Solaris
5 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.05%) SUSE
6 3 (4.05%) HPUX
7 1 (1.35%) MVS
7 1 (1.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) CRM
2 22 (29.73%) Unit Testing
3 19 (25.68%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (24.32%) Technical Analysis
5 11 (14.86%) Data Management
6 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.51%) SDLC
7 8 (10.81%) ITIL
8 6 (8.11%) MVVM
9 5 (6.76%) Open Source
9 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
9 5 (6.76%) DevOps
10 4 (5.41%) OO
10 4 (5.41%) OOD
10 4 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
11 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (4.05%) High Availability
11 3 (4.05%) Change Management
11 3 (4.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 54 (72.97%) SQL
2 45 (60.81%) PL/SQL
3 38 (51.35%) Shell Script
4 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
5 14 (18.92%) C#
6 6 (8.11%) Java
6 6 (8.11%) Perl
7 4 (5.41%) Ruby
7 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.05%) Korn
8 3 (4.05%) C-shell
9 1 (1.35%) JCL
9 1 (1.35%) AWK
9 1 (1.35%) Groovy
9 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.35%) PHP
9 1 (1.35%) VB
9 1 (1.35%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.35%) REXX
Qualifications
1 26 (35.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) ISEB
2 2 (2.70%) OCP
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.35%) CISSP
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (4.05%) KVM
2 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.05%) Samba
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.35%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Puppet
1 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.76%) Ansible
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 53 (71.62%) Oracle
2 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.76%) VMware
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.05%) Sun
5 3 (4.05%) HP
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco
5 3 (4.05%) Veritas
5 3 (4.05%) PlateSpin
5 3 (4.05%) F5
6 2 (2.70%) Cognos
6 2 (2.70%) Citrix
6 2 (2.70%) Opsware
7 1 (1.35%) NetApp
7 1 (1.35%) Dell
7 1 (1.35%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.35%) Serena