The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 14 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 Oxfordshire 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 40 28 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs citing UNIX 6 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.26% 4.78% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.22% 20.35% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 4
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£375 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £29.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+6.83% -0.84%
Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
115 113 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.21% 23.49% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 70 34
Average daily rate £323 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £158 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £484 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 23
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.05 £13.35 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £23.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

UNIX
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 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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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
Oxford -5 3 £375 -16.66% 5
Abingdon - 1 - - 2
Banbury - - - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) CMS
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) uWSGI
2 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Academy Housing
1 1 (11.11%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
3 1 (11.11%) SQLPlus
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Development Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) JSP
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) Regular Expression
2 1 (11.11%) WSGI
2 1 (11.11%) ODBC
2 1 (11.11%) Flash
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Security
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCA
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Cronacle
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (11.11%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Sun
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Northgate
2 1 (11.11%) Capita
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