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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 18 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing UNIX 19 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.83% 6.58% 8.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.36% 27.59% 36.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £335 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £440 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -4.41%
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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
78 116 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 23.93% 23.87% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 57 23
Average daily rate £350 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.90 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £23.75 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Oracle
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
6 5 (20.83%) Solaris
6 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
7 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
7 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (16.67%) AIX
8 3 (12.50%) VMware
8 3 (12.50%) DHCP
8 3 (12.50%) DNS
8 3 (12.50%) SAN
8 3 (12.50%) IBM
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) HP
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) CentOS
9 2 (8.33%) Migration
9 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (8.33%) ITIL
9 2 (8.33%) Serena
9 2 (8.33%) MS Excel

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) DHCP
1 3 (12.50%) DNS
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX Support
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Test Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (4.17%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
1 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Solaris
5 4 (16.67%) AIX
6 2 (8.33%) CentOS
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.17%) NFS
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Serena
5 1 (4.17%) Talend
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) Intel
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Veritas
5 1 (4.17%) Sun
5 1 (4.17%) SAP