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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 30 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 41 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 9.72% 2.04% 3.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.28% 5.88% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 1 4
Median daily rate £330 £451 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.90% +58.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £451 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £451 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
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
184 34 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 43.60% 34.69% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 24 37
Median daily rate £321 £352 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +8.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £262 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 May 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 -3 41 £330 -26.90% 1
Unix
Scotland

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 49 (79.03%) Linux
2 44 (70.97%) Security Cleared
3 43 (69.35%) SAN
4 42 (67.74%) SC Cleared
5 35 (56.45%) Microsoft
6 29 (46.77%) HP
7 25 (40.32%) Performance Tuning
8 24 (38.71%) Change Control
9 21 (33.87%) ITIL
10 19 (30.65%) Perl
10 19 (30.65%) Change Management
11 17 (27.42%) Apache
12 15 (24.19%) DNS
12 15 (24.19%) Bash Shell
13 12 (19.35%) C-shell
13 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
13 12 (19.35%) Korn
13 12 (19.35%) Samba
13 12 (19.35%) Solaris
13 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
14 11 (17.74%) WAN
14 11 (17.74%) AIX
14 11 (17.74%) Shell Script
14 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
14 11 (17.74%) iSCSI
14 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
15 10 (16.13%) Degree
15 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
16 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
16 9 (14.52%) Windows

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 17 (27.42%) Apache
2 7 (11.29%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.45%) MQSeries
3 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.84%) AquaLogic
4 3 (4.84%) JBoss
4 3 (4.84%) lighttpd
4 3 (4.84%) nginx
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (4.84%) Tuxedo
4 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.84%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.61%) CICS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (69.35%) SAN
2 15 (24.19%) DNS
3 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 11 (17.74%) iSCSI
4 11 (17.74%) WAN
5 6 (9.68%) NAS
5 6 (9.68%) SSL
6 4 (6.45%) LDAP
7 3 (4.84%) DHCP
7 3 (4.84%) Firewall
7 3 (4.84%) FTP
7 3 (4.84%) HTTP
7 3 (4.84%) IPv4
7 3 (4.84%) IPv6
7 3 (4.84%) Kerberos
7 3 (4.84%) Network Security
7 3 (4.84%) SMTP
7 3 (4.84%) SNMP
7 3 (4.84%) SSH
8 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) MySQL
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.61%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Build Forge
2 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.61%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Storage Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Consultant
3 11 (17.74%) Unix Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Storage Consultant
5 8 (12.90%) Backup Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Backup Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Unix Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.23%) Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Middleware Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Unix Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 1 (1.61%) Implementation Engineer
10 1 (1.61%) Middleware Specialist
10 1 (1.61%) Support Specialist
10 1 (1.61%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) Middleware
2 4 (6.45%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (6.45%) LAMP
2 4 (6.45%) Regular Expression
3 3 (4.84%) CSS
3 3 (4.84%) Django
3 3 (4.84%) HTML
3 3 (4.84%) J2EE
3 3 (4.84%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (4.84%) Laravel
3 3 (4.84%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (4.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
2 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.06%) Replication
4 3 (4.84%) Celerra
4 3 (4.84%) CLARiiON
4 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.84%) EMC VNX
4 3 (4.84%) PKI
4 3 (4.84%) Symmetrix
4 3 (4.84%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.23%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (79.03%) Linux
2 12 (19.35%) Solaris
3 11 (17.74%) AIX
4 9 (14.52%) Windows
5 6 (9.68%) HPUX
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
7 4 (6.45%) OS/390
8 3 (4.84%) Debian
8 3 (4.84%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (38.71%) Change Control
3 21 (33.87%) ITIL
4 19 (30.65%) Change Management
5 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
6 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
7 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.06%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.84%) High Availability
10 3 (4.84%) ITIL V3
10 3 (4.84%) Migration
10 3 (4.84%) Network Design
10 3 (4.84%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.84%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.84%) QMS
10 3 (4.84%) Release Management
10 3 (4.84%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (4.84%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) Perl
2 15 (24.19%) Bash Shell
3 12 (19.35%) C-shell
3 12 (19.35%) Korn
4 11 (17.74%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.45%) C
5 4 (6.45%) C++
5 4 (6.45%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.45%) PHP
6 3 (4.84%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) Groovy
7 1 (1.61%) SQL
7 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (70.97%) Security Cleared
2 42 (67.74%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.13%) Degree
4 3 (4.84%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) Samba
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (4.84%) BladeLogic
2 3 (4.84%) Cacti
2 3 (4.84%) Munin
2 3 (4.84%) Nagios
2 3 (4.84%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.84%) Simpana
3 1 (1.61%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.61%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 35 (56.45%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.77%) HP
3 7 (11.29%) 3PAR
4 6 (9.68%) EMC
5 5 (8.06%) IBM
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle
6 4 (6.45%) CommVault
6 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.84%) Axway
7 3 (4.84%) Brocade
7 3 (4.84%) Citrix
7 3 (4.84%) Fujitsu
7 3 (4.84%) Sun
8 2 (3.23%) NetApp
9 1 (1.61%) CA
9 1 (1.61%) Compuware
9 1 (1.61%) SAP
9 1 (1.61%) VMware
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Techmahindra
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