The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 44 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.43% 2.35% 3.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.33% 9.62% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.29% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
79 52 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 22.57% 24.41% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 15 21
Average daily rate £400 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £190 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.53% -9.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £14.00 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) PHP
3 5 (29.41%) Perl
3 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) JBoss
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) C
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) J2EE
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) EJB
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (11.76%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) Junos
3 1 (5.88%) IPv6
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) C Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) J2EE
1 2 (11.76%) EJB
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
1 2 (11.76%) JSF
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XHTML
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (11.76%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.88%) Network Design
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PHP
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
3 4 (23.53%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 3 (17.65%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) C
5 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Snort
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
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