The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 44 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing Unix 4 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 1.96% 4.07% 6.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.77% 10.45% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 10
Median daily rate £380 £280 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -27.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £254 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £282 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.15
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.35%
Unix
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
106 67 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 51.96% 38.95% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 45 53
Median daily rate £310 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £380 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -7 4 £380 +35.71%
Unix
Scotland

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 21 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 19 (79.17%) SC Cleared
2 19 (79.17%) Perl
3 18 (75.00%) Linux
4 15 (62.50%) Windows
5 13 (54.17%) HP
6 12 (50.00%) ITIL
7 11 (45.83%) PHP
7 11 (45.83%) Java
8 10 (41.67%) AIX
8 10 (41.67%) Solaris
9 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 8 (33.33%) HPUX
9 8 (33.33%) SQL
9 8 (33.33%) SAN
10 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
10 7 (29.17%) WAN
10 7 (29.17%) Samba
10 7 (29.17%) XML
10 7 (29.17%) Apache
10 7 (29.17%) Python
10 7 (29.17%) DNS
10 7 (29.17%) iSCSI
10 7 (29.17%) C-shell
10 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
10 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
10 7 (29.17%) Korn
10 7 (29.17%) JSON
10 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
11 5 (20.83%) Service Management

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) iPlanet
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SAN
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) iSCSI
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.17%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (8.33%) French Language
1 2 (8.33%) German Language
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Unix Server Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) JSON
1 7 (29.17%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) Regular Expression
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) JSP
3 1 (4.17%) LAMP
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.17%) CMDB
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) AIX
3 10 (41.67%) Solaris
4 8 (33.33%) HPUX
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
2 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Management
3 5 (20.83%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) Application Performance Management
5 3 (12.50%) Escalation Management
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 2 (8.33%) ITSM
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Software Distribution
6 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) Security Management
7 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Perl
2 11 (45.83%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) PHP
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
4 7 (29.17%) C-shell
4 7 (29.17%) Korn
4 7 (29.17%) Python
4 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
5 4 (16.67%) Groovy
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.67%) VBScript
6 3 (12.50%) C
6 3 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 19 (79.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) CCDA
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) JSP 440
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Samba
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (8.33%) OVPA
3 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) BEA
4 1 (4.17%) CA
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Compuware
4 1 (4.17%) F5
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Sun