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 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 24 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing UNIX 28 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.80% 5.74% 5.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.36% 22.12% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 15
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£350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £304 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £438 £420
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 £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £32.03
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.47%
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
73 104 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 15.11% 25.94% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 67
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £271 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.13 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -3 27 £350 -12.50% 8
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 47 (64.38%) SQL
1 47 (64.38%) Oracle
2 36 (49.32%) PL/SQL
3 31 (42.47%) Shell Script
4 30 (41.10%) Oracle Database
5 28 (38.36%) CRM
6 27 (36.99%) Linux
6 27 (36.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 26 (35.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 23 (31.51%) Degree
9 20 (27.40%) Unit Testing
10 17 (23.29%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (21.92%) Technical Analysis
12 15 (20.55%) XML
12 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
13 14 (19.18%) Windows
14 11 (15.07%) ITIL
14 11 (15.07%) Java
14 11 (15.07%) .NET
14 11 (15.07%) Finance
14 11 (15.07%) Data Management
15 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (13.70%) HTML
15 10 (13.70%) C#
16 9 (12.33%) Web Services
16 9 (12.33%) AIX
16 9 (12.33%) Internet
17 8 (10.96%) SAN
17 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
17 8 (10.96%) Firewall

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (8.22%) JBoss
1 6 (8.22%) Apache
2 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.11%) Commerce Server
4 3 (4.11%) iPlanet
5 2 (2.74%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.74%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.74%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.74%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Project
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
2 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Internet
2 8 (10.96%) Firewall
2 8 (10.96%) SAN
3 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.48%) DNS
5 3 (4.11%) WAN
5 3 (4.11%) iSCSI
5 3 (4.11%) VLAN
5 3 (4.11%) FCoE
6 2 (2.74%) NAS
6 2 (2.74%) Intranet
6 2 (2.74%) LDAP
6 2 (2.74%) ATM
7 1 (1.37%) DHCP
7 1 (1.37%) FTP
7 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.37%) VPN
7 1 (1.37%) Network Security
7 1 (1.37%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.10%) Oracle Database
2 27 (36.99%) Oracle Database 11g
3 26 (35.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.22%) MySQL
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.37%) DB2
8 1 (1.37%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Maven
1 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.22%) Gradle
3 1 (1.37%) Toad
3 1 (1.37%) Subversion
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.37%) jMock
3 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Legal
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (39.73%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (15.07%) SQL Developer
3 11 (15.07%) PL/SQL Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Designer
7 5 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Lead Designer
8 4 (5.48%) Ruby Developer
8 4 (5.48%) UNIX Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Lead Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Administrator
10 2 (2.74%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.74%) Technical Support Analyst
10 2 (2.74%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.55%) XML
2 11 (15.07%) .NET
3 10 (13.70%) HTML
4 9 (12.33%) Web Services
5 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
5 8 (10.96%) WCF
5 8 (10.96%) WPF
6 6 (8.22%) J2EE
6 6 (8.22%) SOAP
7 5 (6.85%) RESTful
8 1 (1.37%) HTML5
8 1 (1.37%) REST
8 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.37%) DHTML
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Streams
8 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (1.37%) jQuery
8 1 (1.37%) JAX-WS
8 1 (1.37%) XSL
8 1 (1.37%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Replication
1 5 (6.85%) Data Structures
2 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.11%) Clustering
4 2 (2.74%) GIS
4 2 (2.74%) Grid Computing
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.37%) Statistics
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.99%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) Windows
3 9 (12.33%) AIX
4 6 (8.22%) Solaris
5 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.11%) SUSE
6 3 (4.11%) HPUX
7 1 (1.37%) MVS
7 1 (1.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) CRM
2 20 (27.40%) Unit Testing
3 17 (23.29%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (21.92%) Technical Analysis
5 11 (15.07%) ITIL
5 11 (15.07%) Data Management
6 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.96%) SDLC
8 7 (9.59%) DevOps
9 6 (8.22%) Open Source
10 5 (6.85%) MVVM
10 5 (6.85%) OO
10 5 (6.85%) TOGAF
10 5 (6.85%) OOD
11 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (4.11%) Procure-to-pay
12 3 (4.11%) SOA
12 3 (4.11%) Change Management
12 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (64.38%) SQL
2 36 (49.32%) PL/SQL
3 31 (42.47%) Shell Script
4 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.07%) Java
6 10 (13.70%) C#
7 7 (9.59%) Ruby
8 6 (8.22%) Perl
9 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.11%) Korn
10 3 (4.11%) C-shell
11 1 (1.37%) JCL
11 1 (1.37%) XPath
11 1 (1.37%) Groovy
11 1 (1.37%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (1.37%) PHP
11 1 (1.37%) VB
11 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.37%) XQuery
11 1 (1.37%) REXX
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) ISEB
2 2 (2.74%) OCP
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.74%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.37%) CISSP
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
1 1 (1.37%) COBIT
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.59%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (4.11%) Samba
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (4.11%) KVM
5 1 (1.37%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Puppet
1 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.85%) Ansible
2 2 (2.74%) OpenView
3 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.37%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) SCOM
3 1 (1.37%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 47 (64.38%) Oracle
2 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
2 8 (10.96%) VMware
3 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.85%) Citrix
5 4 (5.48%) Sun
5 4 (5.48%) HP
6 3 (4.11%) Cisco
6 3 (4.11%) Veritas
6 3 (4.11%) F5
6 3 (4.11%) PlateSpin
7 2 (2.74%) Opsware
7 2 (2.74%) IBM
7 2 (2.74%) Cognos
8 1 (1.37%) Dell
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