The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Nottinghamshire 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 26 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing UNIX 10 37 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.98% 9.44% 4.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.49% 30.58% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 5
Average daily rate
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£318 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £256 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £28.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.30% -2.54%
Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
87 121 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 25.89% 30.87% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 53 13
Average daily rate £275 £300 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
UNIX
East Midlands

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -19 9 £318 -7.63% 3
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) AIX
7 2 (11.76%) DB2
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (11.76%) IBM
7 2 (11.76%) HP
7 2 (11.76%) SAN
8 1 (5.88%) CICS
8 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
8 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.88%) Middleware
8 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.88%) Intel
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.88%) Active Directory

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (5.88%) CICS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (5.88%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
3 1 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Talend
3 1 (5.88%) Intel
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) SAP