The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 14 30 12
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Contract jobs citing UNIX 37 6 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 7.94% 1.76% 9.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.22% 7.06% 32.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 12
Average daily rate
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£365 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £275 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Average hourly rate £52.00 £13.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -55.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £13.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.60 £13.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +16.66%
UNIX
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
92 85 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 19.74% 25.00% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 25 48
Average daily rate £364 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.90% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £110 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 25
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £15.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.83%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX across the Nottinghamshire region.

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Nottinghamshire region.

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

UNIX
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +16 32 £363 +31.81% 2
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 60 (71.43%) SQL
2 57 (67.86%) Oracle
3 48 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 41 (48.81%) Oracle Database
5 40 (47.62%) Shell Script
6 35 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 34 (40.48%) CRM
7 34 (40.48%) Oracle Database 10g
8 31 (36.90%) Linux
9 26 (30.95%) Degree
10 22 (26.19%) Unit Testing
11 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 20 (23.81%) .NET
13 19 (22.62%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
14 18 (21.43%) Windows
15 16 (19.05%) C#
15 16 (19.05%) HTML
16 15 (17.86%) WCF
16 15 (17.86%) WPF
17 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
18 13 (15.48%) Finance
18 13 (15.48%) Data Management
19 12 (14.29%) SDLC
19 12 (14.29%) XML
20 9 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
21 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
21 8 (9.52%) ITIL
21 8 (9.52%) AIX
21 8 (9.52%) Firewall

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (7.14%) Apache
2 5 (5.95%) JBoss
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.57%) Commerce Server
4 3 (3.57%) iPlanet
4 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.38%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.19%) Moodle
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Office
2 2 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) Firewall
2 7 (8.33%) SAN
2 7 (8.33%) Internet
3 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.76%) DNS
5 3 (3.57%) WAN
5 3 (3.57%) FCoE
5 3 (3.57%) VLAN
5 3 (3.57%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.38%) NAS
6 2 (2.38%) LDAP
7 1 (1.19%) DHCP
7 1 (1.19%) FTP
7 1 (1.19%) SNMP
7 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (48.81%) Oracle Database
2 35 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 34 (40.48%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.95%) MySQL
6 2 (2.38%) SQLPlus
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.19%) OLTP
7 1 (1.19%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.19%) DB2
7 1 (1.19%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Maven
1 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.14%) Gradle
3 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.19%) jMock
4 1 (1.19%) Toad
4 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 13 (15.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (1.19%) Legal
3 1 (1.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (39.29%) Developer
2 21 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (17.86%) Architect
4 13 (15.48%) Designer
4 13 (15.48%) SQL Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Analyst
5 12 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
6 7 (8.33%) AWS Architect
7 6 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Lead Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Lead Designer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Administrator
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.81%) .NET
2 16 (19.05%) HTML
3 15 (17.86%) WCF
3 15 (17.86%) WPF
4 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 12 (14.29%) XML
6 6 (7.14%) Web Services
7 5 (5.95%) RESTful
7 5 (5.95%) SOAP
7 5 (5.95%) J2EE
8 1 (1.19%) CSS
8 1 (1.19%) Swing
8 1 (1.19%) POSIX
8 1 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.19%) jQuery
8 1 (1.19%) HTML5
8 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Replication
1 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.95%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.57%) Clustering
3 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.38%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.19%) HACMP
5 1 (1.19%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.19%) Statistics
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.90%) Linux
2 18 (21.43%) Windows
3 8 (9.52%) AIX
4 6 (7.14%) Solaris
5 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.57%) SUSE
6 3 (3.57%) HPUX
7 1 (1.19%) MVS
7 1 (1.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) CRM
2 22 (26.19%) Unit Testing
3 19 (22.62%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
5 13 (15.48%) Data Management
6 12 (14.29%) SDLC
7 9 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.52%) ITIL
9 6 (7.14%) Open Source
9 6 (7.14%) MVVM
9 6 (7.14%) DevOps
10 5 (5.95%) OOD
10 5 (5.95%) TOGAF
10 5 (5.95%) OO
11 4 (4.76%) Migration
11 4 (4.76%) Change Management
11 4 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (3.57%) High Availability
12 3 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (3.57%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 60 (71.43%) SQL
2 48 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 40 (47.62%) Shell Script
4 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (19.05%) C#
6 7 (8.33%) Java
7 5 (5.95%) Perl
7 5 (5.95%) Ruby
8 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.57%) Korn
9 3 (3.57%) C-shell
10 2 (2.38%) PHP
11 1 (1.19%) VB
11 1 (1.19%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.19%) REXX
11 1 (1.19%) JCL
11 1 (1.19%) AWK
11 1 (1.19%) Groovy
11 1 (1.19%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 26 (30.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) ISEB
2 2 (2.38%) OCP
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.19%) CISSP
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.57%) Samba
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (3.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Puppet
1 6 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (2.38%) OpenView
3 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 57 (67.86%) Oracle
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (8.33%) VMware
3 4 (4.76%) Sun
3 4 (4.76%) Citrix
4 3 (3.57%) HP
4 3 (3.57%) Cisco
4 3 (3.57%) Veritas
4 3 (3.57%) PlateSpin
4 3 (3.57%) F5
5 2 (2.38%) Cognos
5 2 (2.38%) Opsware
6 1 (1.19%) NetApp
6 1 (1.19%) Dell
6 1 (1.19%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.19%) Serena