The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Nottingham region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 26 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing UNIX 11 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.78% 8.31% 6.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.49% 30.77% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 4
Average daily rate
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£318 £344 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £425 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £28.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
71 104 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.40% 27.01% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 49 13
Average daily rate £318 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £245 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 10
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £10.60 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
UNIX
Nottinghamshire

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
5 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
6 2 (14.29%) AIX
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) SAN
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) Clustering
7 1 (7.14%) Serena
7 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
7 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) JIRA
7 1 (7.14%) Selenium
7 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
7 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.14%) SAP PI

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Support
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (7.14%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Intel
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Serena
3 1 (7.14%) Talend
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
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