The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 41 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Contract jobs citing Unix 29 58 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.07% 6.21% 4.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.36% 22.66% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 42 20
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £251 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £30.58
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +22.64%

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
106 256 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.87% 27.41% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 161 106
Median daily rate £475 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 9
Median hourly rate £55.65 £29.45 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.96% +9.07%
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 Reading

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Unix.

1 40 (70.18%) Linux
2 29 (50.88%) Solaris
2 29 (50.88%) Shell Script
3 27 (47.37%) Windows
4 26 (45.61%) AIX
5 24 (42.11%) IBM
6 20 (35.09%) Java
7 19 (33.33%) Cisco
7 19 (33.33%) SAN
8 18 (31.58%) Mainframe
9 17 (29.82%) VMware
9 17 (29.82%) NetApp
9 17 (29.82%) Oracle
9 17 (29.82%) IBM Mainframe
10 16 (28.07%) Bash Shell
10 16 (28.07%) Python
11 15 (26.32%) EMC
11 15 (26.32%) Law
11 15 (26.32%) SC Cleared
11 15 (26.32%) Security Cleared
11 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (26.32%) Data Centre
12 14 (24.56%) EMC VNX
12 14 (24.56%) EMC VMAX
12 14 (24.56%) CentOS
12 14 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
12 14 (24.56%) Debian
12 14 (24.56%) Ubuntu
12 14 (24.56%) JavaScript

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.51%) Apache
1 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
1 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.75%) CloudStack
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
2 1 (1.75%) GemFire
2 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Office
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Sonata
2 1 (1.75%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) GitHub
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) SAN
2 13 (22.81%) SSH
3 11 (19.30%) HTTP
4 10 (17.54%) ICMP
4 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.26%) Firewall
6 2 (3.51%) ATM
6 2 (3.51%) Broadband
6 2 (3.51%) DSLAM
6 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.51%) PPP
6 2 (3.51%) VoIP
6 2 (3.51%) VPN
6 2 (3.51%) xDSL
7 1 (1.75%) 4G
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.75%) LTE
7 1 (1.75%) MRTG
7 1 (1.75%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) Hadoop
2 6 (10.53%) DB2
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.75%) HBase
4 1 (1.75%) OLTP
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.28%) ClearQuest
3 6 (10.53%) ClearCase
4 5 (8.77%) Ant
4 5 (8.77%) Maven
5 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.51%) JUnit
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.75%) Gradle
General
1 15 (26.32%) Law
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Consultant
3 8 (14.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Java Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Python Developer
5 6 (10.53%) DevOps Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) Java Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) JavaScript Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Open Source Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Storage Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Storage Specialist
9 2 (3.51%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) CGI
2 5 (8.77%) HTML
3 4 (7.02%) XML
4 2 (3.51%) SOAP
5 1 (1.75%) .NET
5 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.75%) Flash
5 1 (1.75%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.75%) Java EE
5 1 (1.75%) JSON
5 1 (1.75%) Kafka
5 1 (1.75%) Middleware
5 1 (1.75%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (1.75%) Spring
5 1 (1.75%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.75%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.75%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) Mainframe
2 17 (29.82%) IBM Mainframe
3 15 (26.32%) Data Centre
4 14 (24.56%) EMC VMAX
4 14 (24.56%) EMC VNX
5 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) AS400
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.75%) iSeries
6 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (70.18%) Linux
2 29 (50.88%) Solaris
3 27 (47.37%) Windows
4 26 (45.61%) AIX
5 14 (24.56%) CentOS
5 14 (24.56%) Debian
5 14 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (24.56%) Ubuntu
6 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Prototyping
2 12 (21.05%) DevOps
3 8 (14.04%) Open Source
4 7 (12.28%) ITIL
5 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.26%) Open Source Development
7 2 (3.51%) BDD
7 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.51%) Functional Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Line Management
7 2 (3.51%) Project Management
7 2 (3.51%) Service Management
7 2 (3.51%) TDD
7 2 (3.51%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.51%) Use Case
7 2 (3.51%) Validation
8 1 (1.75%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.75%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) Shell Script
2 20 (35.09%) Java
3 16 (28.07%) Bash Shell
3 16 (28.07%) Python
4 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
5 11 (19.30%) Perl
6 9 (15.79%) SQL
7 1 (1.75%) C
7 1 (1.75%) Korn
7 1 (1.75%) Ruby
7 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 15 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) CCNA
2 4 (7.02%) CCNP
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.02%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) SCSA
3 2 (3.51%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.75%) HNC
4 1 (1.75%) HND
4 1 (1.75%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Ceph
2 1 (1.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Dovecot
2 1 (1.75%) HDFS
2 1 (1.75%) iptables
2 1 (1.75%) KVM
2 1 (1.75%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.75%) Squid
2 1 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.75%) vSphere
2 1 (1.75%) Xen
2 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) SELinux
2 12 (21.05%) Ansible
3 11 (19.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (8.77%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (7.02%) Tivoli
6 3 (5.26%) Puppet
7 1 (1.75%) Cacti
7 1 (1.75%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.75%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.75%) Nagios
7 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.75%) RANCID
7 1 (1.75%) SnapMirror
7 1 (1.75%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) IBM
2 19 (33.33%) Cisco
3 17 (29.82%) NetApp
3 17 (29.82%) Oracle
3 17 (29.82%) VMware
4 15 (26.32%) EMC
5 8 (14.04%) HP
6 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.26%) Veritas
8 2 (3.51%) Huawei
8 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.51%) Sun
9 1 (1.75%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.75%) Citrix
9 1 (1.75%) F5
9 1 (1.75%) ForgeRock
9 1 (1.75%) Juniper
9 1 (1.75%) Pega
9 1 (1.75%) SAP
9 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago