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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 18 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.17% - 2.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.45% - 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £419 - £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-8.28% +86.90%
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
31 58 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 33.70% 34.32% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 18
Average daily rate £238 £163 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -30.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £100 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 10
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.40 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.32% +3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware