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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 17 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Unix 37 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.62% 9.22% 5.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.53% 34.02% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 6
Average daily rate £283 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.29% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £313 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £433 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.10% +86.90%
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
87 97 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.28% 27.09% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 42 19
Average daily rate £275 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £244 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £12.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.90 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 39 (54.93%) Oracle
2 34 (47.89%) SQL
3 33 (46.48%) Linux
4 22 (30.99%) PL/SQL
5 19 (26.76%) Oracle Database
6 18 (25.35%) .NET
7 17 (23.94%) HP
8 16 (22.54%) Shell Script
8 16 (22.54%) Migration
9 15 (21.13%) Middleware
9 15 (21.13%) Solaris
10 14 (19.72%) C#
10 14 (19.72%) Oracle Database 10g
10 14 (19.72%) Project Management
10 14 (19.72%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (18.31%) CRM
11 13 (18.31%) HTML
12 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
12 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
12 12 (16.90%) Issue Tracking
13 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
13 11 (15.49%) Degree
13 11 (15.49%) Java
13 11 (15.49%) Validation
14 10 (14.08%) Windows
14 10 (14.08%) WCF
14 10 (14.08%) WPF
14 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (14.08%) Data Management
15 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (7.04%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.23%) JBoss
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Converged Networks
1 3 (4.23%) Network Security
1 3 (4.23%) SAN
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (2.82%) DHCP
2 2 (2.82%) DNS
2 2 (2.82%) Firewall
2 2 (2.82%) LDAP
2 2 (2.82%) SMTP
2 2 (2.82%) VPN
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) Oracle Database
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle Database 10g
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.63%) SQLPlus
5 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.23%) DB2
5 3 (4.23%) MySQL
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.41%) DataStage
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) Maven
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (4.23%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) GitLab
3 2 (2.82%) jMock
3 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.41%) Gradle
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
1 6 (8.45%) Retail
2 1 (1.41%) Back Office
2 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Analyst
1 13 (18.31%) Architect
2 10 (14.08%) Designer
3 9 (12.68%) Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (9.86%) Unix Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Unix Support
8 3 (4.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Tester
8 3 (4.23%) Unix Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) .NET
2 15 (21.13%) Middleware
3 13 (18.31%) HTML
4 10 (14.08%) WCF
4 10 (14.08%) WPF
5 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.04%) Web Services
6 5 (7.04%) XML
7 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (2.82%) HTML5
7 2 (2.82%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (2.82%) J2EE
7 2 (2.82%) jQuery
7 2 (2.82%) POSIX
7 2 (2.82%) Swing
8 1 (1.41%) JAX-WS
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Streams
8 1 (1.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.23%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Replication
4 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.41%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 33 (46.48%) Linux
2 15 (21.13%) Solaris
3 10 (14.08%) Windows
4 5 (7.04%) AIX
4 5 (7.04%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) Migration
2 14 (19.72%) Project Management
3 13 (18.31%) CRM
4 12 (16.90%) Issue Tracking
5 11 (15.49%) Validation
6 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.08%) Data Management
7 8 (11.27%) SDLC
8 6 (8.45%) DevOps
8 6 (8.45%) ITIL
8 6 (8.45%) TOGAF
9 5 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.63%) Release Management
10 4 (5.63%) Test Strategy
10 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.23%) MVVM
11 3 (4.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.89%) SQL
2 22 (30.99%) PL/SQL
3 16 (22.54%) Shell Script
4 14 (19.72%) C#
5 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.49%) Java
7 4 (5.63%) Ruby
8 3 (4.23%) COBOL
8 3 (4.23%) Perl
9 1 (1.41%) C++
9 1 (1.41%) XPath
9 1 (1.41%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) CCNA
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.23%) ISEB
3 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.41%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (7.04%) vSphere
2 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) SCOM
2 1 (1.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (54.93%) Oracle
2 17 (23.94%) HP
3 5 (7.04%) Citrix
3 5 (7.04%) IBM
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.04%) VMware
4 3 (4.23%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco
5 2 (2.82%) Dell
5 2 (2.82%) Juniper
5 2 (2.82%) Symantec
6 1 (1.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Talend
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