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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 18 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Contract jobs citing UNIX 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.72% 0.84% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.65% 4.65% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£225 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.11 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -4.41%
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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
34 43 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 26.77% 17.99% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 4
Average daily rate £225 £215 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 11
Average hourly rate £13.25 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

UNIX Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) Perl
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
5 5 (35.71%) Migration
5 5 (35.71%) ITSM
5 5 (35.71%) Korn
5 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (21.43%) SOA
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) COM
7 3 (21.43%) VB
7 3 (21.43%) J2EE
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) Back Office
7 3 (21.43%) WCF
7 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) Change Management
8 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
8 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
9 1 (7.14%) Remedy
9 1 (7.14%) Windows
9 1 (7.14%) SQL Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Development Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) COM
2 3 (21.43%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITSM
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
1 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Perl
3 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Korn
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) VB
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy