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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 9 33 18
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Contract jobs citing UNIX 52 7 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.35% 1.90% 7.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.33% 9.46% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 13
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£325 £326 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £325 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £378 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+29.09% -9.83%
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
120 74 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 26.20% 20.05% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 17 50
Average daily rate £325 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 23
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.98% -5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £23.15 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +22 50 £325 -0.38% 5
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 53 (68.83%) Oracle
2 47 (61.04%) SQL
3 42 (54.55%) Shell Script
4 39 (50.65%) Oracle Database
5 38 (49.35%) PL/SQL
6 33 (42.86%) Linux
7 31 (40.26%) CRM
8 30 (38.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 30 (38.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 24 (31.17%) Degree
10 21 (27.27%) Unit Testing
11 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
12 19 (24.68%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (23.38%) .NET
14 16 (20.78%) Technical Analysis
15 15 (19.48%) C#
15 15 (19.48%) HTML
16 13 (16.88%) Windows
16 13 (16.88%) WCF
16 13 (16.88%) WPF
17 12 (15.58%) Data Management
17 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET
17 12 (15.58%) Finance
18 11 (14.29%) XML
19 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
20 9 (11.69%) Java
20 9 (11.69%) Maven
20 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
20 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.79%) Apache
2 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (3.90%) JBoss
4 3 (3.90%) iPlanet
5 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.60%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.30%) Moodle
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.30%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Office
2 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Project
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.79%) SAN
3 5 (6.49%) DNS
3 5 (6.49%) Firewall
3 5 (6.49%) FCoE
4 3 (3.90%) VLAN
4 3 (3.90%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.90%) WAN
4 3 (3.90%) SNMP
5 2 (2.60%) HTTP
5 2 (2.60%) LDAP
5 2 (2.60%) NAS
5 2 (2.60%) Internet
6 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.30%) ADSL
6 1 (1.30%) Broadband
6 1 (1.30%) LAN
6 1 (1.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (50.65%) Oracle Database
2 30 (38.96%) Oracle Database 10g
2 30 (38.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (6.49%) SQLPlus
4 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.30%) OLTP
6 1 (1.30%) DB2
6 1 (1.30%) Informix
6 1 (1.30%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Maven
1 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.09%) Gradle
3 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.90%) Subversion
4 2 (2.60%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.60%) Introscope
4 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.60%) jMock
5 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Developer
2 22 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Architect
4 12 (15.58%) Designer
5 11 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL Developer
7 9 (11.69%) Administrator
8 8 (10.39%) AWS Architect
9 7 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) Analyst
10 6 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 5 (6.49%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
11 5 (6.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 4 (5.19%) Lead Architect
12 4 (5.19%) Lead Designer
13 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
13 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
13 3 (3.90%) Applications Support
13 3 (3.90%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.38%) .NET
2 15 (19.48%) HTML
3 13 (16.88%) WCF
3 13 (16.88%) WPF
4 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET
5 11 (14.29%) XML
6 4 (5.19%) Web Services
7 3 (3.90%) J2EE
8 2 (2.60%) XSLT
8 2 (2.60%) Swing
8 2 (2.60%) jQuery
8 2 (2.60%) HTML5
8 2 (2.60%) REST
8 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.60%) WSDL
8 2 (2.60%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (2.60%) Middleware
8 2 (2.60%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (2.60%) SOAP
9 1 (1.30%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Open Source
3 5 (6.49%) Clustering
4 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) HACMP
5 2 (2.60%) Grid Computing
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.60%) DataPower
6 1 (1.30%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.30%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.30%) Statistics
6 1 (1.30%) Replication
6 1 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.86%) Linux
2 13 (16.88%) Windows
3 8 (10.39%) Solaris
4 5 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.49%) AIX
5 4 (5.19%) HPUX
6 3 (3.90%) SUSE
7 2 (2.60%) CentOS
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.30%) MVS
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) CRM
2 21 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 19 (24.68%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (20.78%) Technical Analysis
5 12 (15.58%) Data Management
6 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.09%) Migration
7 7 (9.09%) DevOps
8 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.19%) SOA
9 4 (5.19%) ITIL
9 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.90%) MVVM
10 3 (3.90%) High Availability
10 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.90%) Procure-to-pay
10 3 (3.90%) TOGAF
10 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
11 2 (2.60%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.60%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.04%) SQL
2 42 (54.55%) Shell Script
3 38 (49.35%) PL/SQL
4 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
5 15 (19.48%) C#
6 9 (11.69%) Java
7 7 (9.09%) Perl
8 5 (6.49%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.90%) C-shell
9 3 (3.90%) Korn
9 3 (3.90%) PHP
10 2 (2.60%) Groovy
11 1 (1.30%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (1.30%) JCL
11 1 (1.30%) AWK
11 1 (1.30%) VB
11 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.30%) REXX
Qualifications
1 24 (31.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB
3 1 (1.30%) OCP
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.30%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.90%) Samba
3 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (3.90%) KVM
4 2 (2.60%) NFS
5 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.30%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Puppet
1 7 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (9.09%) Ansible
2 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (2.60%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.60%) OpenView
2 2 (2.60%) WMI
3 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 53 (68.83%) Oracle
2 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
3 7 (9.09%) VMware
3 7 (9.09%) HP
4 5 (6.49%) Cisco
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.49%) SolarWinds
4 5 (6.49%) Veritas
5 3 (3.90%) F5
5 3 (3.90%) PlateSpin
5 3 (3.90%) Sun
6 2 (2.60%) Cognos
6 2 (2.60%) Opsware
6 2 (2.60%) CA
7 1 (1.30%) NetApp
7 1 (1.30%) Serena
7 1 (1.30%) CollabNet
7 1 (1.30%) Dell
7 1 (1.30%) EMC
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix