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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 14 30 8
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Contract jobs citing UNIX 32 6 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.73% 2.00% 10.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.51% 8.45% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 10
Average daily rate
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£363 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £275 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +18.64%
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
79 71 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.08% 23.67% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 25 37
Average daily rate £363 £281 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £110 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 20
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 £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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 July 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 July 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 57 (72.15%) SQL
2 55 (69.62%) Oracle
3 47 (59.49%) PL/SQL
4 41 (51.90%) Shell Script
4 41 (51.90%) Oracle Database
5 35 (44.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 34 (43.04%) CRM
6 34 (43.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 29 (36.71%) Linux
8 26 (32.91%) Degree
9 22 (27.85%) Unit Testing
9 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
10 19 (24.05%) .NET
10 19 (24.05%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (22.78%) Technical Analysis
12 17 (21.52%) C#
12 17 (21.52%) HTML
13 16 (20.25%) Windows
14 15 (18.99%) WCF
14 15 (18.99%) WPF
15 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET
16 13 (16.46%) Data Management
17 12 (15.19%) XML
18 11 (13.92%) SDLC
19 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (12.66%) Finance
20 7 (8.86%) Firewall
20 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
20 7 (8.86%) ITIL
20 7 (8.86%) Java

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (7.59%) Apache
2 5 (6.33%) JBoss
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.80%) Commerce Server
4 3 (3.80%) iPlanet
5 2 (2.53%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.53%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.53%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.27%) Moodle
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Office
2 2 (2.53%) MS Project
3 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) Firewall
2 5 (6.33%) SAN
3 4 (5.06%) Internet
3 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.80%) DNS
4 3 (3.80%) WAN
4 3 (3.80%) VLAN
4 3 (3.80%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.80%) FCoE
5 2 (2.53%) LDAP
5 2 (2.53%) NAS
6 1 (1.27%) FTP
6 1 (1.27%) SNMP
6 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (51.90%) Oracle Database
2 35 (44.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 34 (43.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.06%) MySQL
6 3 (3.80%) SQLPlus
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.27%) OLTP
8 1 (1.27%) DB2
8 1 (1.27%) Informix
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.27%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Maven
1 7 (8.86%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.59%) Gradle
3 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.27%) jMock
4 1 (1.27%) Toad
4 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Developer
2 22 (27.85%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Architect
4 13 (16.46%) Analyst
4 13 (16.46%) SQL Developer
4 13 (16.46%) Designer
5 12 (15.19%) PL/SQL Developer
6 7 (8.86%) AWS Architect
7 6 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Lead Architect
7 6 (7.59%) Lead Designer
8 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.80%) Administrator
10 3 (3.80%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.05%) .NET
2 17 (21.52%) HTML
3 15 (18.99%) WCF
3 15 (18.99%) WPF
4 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET
5 12 (15.19%) XML
6 6 (7.59%) Web Services
7 5 (6.33%) J2EE
8 4 (5.06%) SOAP
8 4 (5.06%) RESTful
9 1 (1.27%) HTML5
9 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.27%) CSS
9 1 (1.27%) DHTML
9 1 (1.27%) Swing
9 1 (1.27%) POSIX
9 1 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Streams
9 1 (1.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) Data Structures
2 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.06%) Replication
3 3 (3.80%) Clustering
3 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.53%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.27%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.27%) Statistics
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.27%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Linux
2 16 (20.25%) Windows
3 6 (7.59%) AIX
4 5 (6.33%) Solaris
5 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.80%) SUSE
6 3 (3.80%) HPUX
7 1 (1.27%) MVS
7 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) CRM
2 22 (27.85%) Unit Testing
3 19 (24.05%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (22.78%) Technical Analysis
5 13 (16.46%) Data Management
6 11 (13.92%) SDLC
7 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.86%) ITIL
9 6 (7.59%) Open Source
9 6 (7.59%) MVVM
9 6 (7.59%) DevOps
10 5 (6.33%) TOGAF
11 4 (5.06%) OO
11 4 (5.06%) OOD
11 4 (5.06%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (3.80%) High Availability
12 3 (3.80%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (3.80%) Load Balancing
12 3 (3.80%) Migration
12 3 (3.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (72.15%) SQL
2 47 (59.49%) PL/SQL
3 41 (51.90%) Shell Script
4 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
5 17 (21.52%) C#
6 7 (8.86%) Java
7 6 (7.59%) Perl
8 4 (5.06%) Ruby
8 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.80%) Korn
9 3 (3.80%) C-shell
10 2 (2.53%) PHP
11 1 (1.27%) VB
11 1 (1.27%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.27%) REXX
11 1 (1.27%) JCL
11 1 (1.27%) AWK
11 1 (1.27%) Groovy
11 1 (1.27%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 26 (32.91%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) ISEB
2 2 (2.53%) OCP
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.53%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.27%) CISSP
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (3.80%) KVM
2 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) Samba
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Puppet
1 6 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.59%) Ansible
2 2 (2.53%) OpenView
3 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 55 (69.62%) Oracle
2 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.33%) VMware
4 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.80%) Sun
5 3 (3.80%) HP
5 3 (3.80%) Cisco
5 3 (3.80%) Veritas
5 3 (3.80%) PlateSpin
5 3 (3.80%) F5
6 2 (2.53%) Cognos
6 2 (2.53%) Citrix
6 2 (2.53%) Opsware
7 1 (1.27%) NetApp
7 1 (1.27%) Dell
7 1 (1.27%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.27%) Serena