The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Consultant
Rank - - 121
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Consultant 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2717 2377 2275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.02% 91.74% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1424 1334 1106
Average daily rate £360 £363 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 68 60
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £33.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

UNIX Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Consultant in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

UNIX Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

UNIX Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

UNIX Consultant
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited UNIX Consultant in their job title 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 with UNIX Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) HP

UNIX Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited UNIX Consultant in their job title 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 with UNIX Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) HP