The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 21 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing UNIX 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.80% 2.44% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.63% 17.24% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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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 Peterborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 25.95% 14.15% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 10
Average daily rate £198 £180 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -59.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £148 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £380 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
3 11 (84.62%) Korn
3 11 (84.62%) Unit Testing
4 10 (76.92%) Linux
5 9 (69.23%) Business Analysis
6 8 (61.54%) Perl
6 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (53.85%) .NET
7 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
7 7 (53.85%) Migration
8 6 (46.15%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (38.46%) ITSM
10 4 (30.77%) Change Management
10 4 (30.77%) Validation
11 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
12 1 (7.69%) NAS
12 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
12 1 (7.69%) Automotive
12 1 (7.69%) Windows
12 1 (7.69%) Remedy

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Development Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Database Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Unit Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Business Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) Migration
4 5 (38.46%) ITSM
5 4 (30.77%) Validation
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Korn
3 8 (61.54%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy