The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 16 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.90% 3.60% 4.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.71% 11.76% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £550 £250 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
Unix
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 33.33% 30.63% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 12
Median daily rate £300 £200 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £113 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 15
Median hourly rate £26.25 £23.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.70% +62.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £28.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Unix
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for Unix.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle