The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 5 13 2
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing UNIX 39 11 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.68% 10.68% 31.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.42% 30.56% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 18
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£431 £341 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.65% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £268 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £388 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £19.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -28.18%
UNIX
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
73 36 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 46.20% 34.95% 44.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 25
Average daily rate £418 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £110 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.06 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.32%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

UNIX
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +9 34 £425 +24.81% 1
UNIX
West Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 51 (71.83%) Oracle
2 48 (67.61%) SQL
3 47 (66.20%) Java
4 34 (47.89%) WebLogic
5 31 (43.66%) J2EE
6 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (39.44%) PL/SQL
7 28 (39.44%) webMethods
8 24 (33.80%) Perl
9 22 (30.99%) Windows
10 20 (28.17%) BEA
10 20 (28.17%) Linux
11 19 (26.76%) Oracle Database
12 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
12 18 (25.35%) Pega
13 17 (23.94%) Subversion
13 17 (23.94%) Waterfall
13 17 (23.94%) Test Strategy
14 16 (22.54%) Puppet
14 16 (22.54%) Maven
14 16 (22.54%) Apache
14 16 (22.54%) JBoss
15 15 (21.13%) Hudson
16 14 (19.72%) Open Source
16 14 (19.72%) Red Hat
17 13 (18.31%) Informatica
17 13 (18.31%) Shell Script
17 13 (18.31%) Data Modelling
17 13 (18.31%) Solaris
17 13 (18.31%) AIX

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 34 (47.89%) WebLogic
2 16 (22.54%) JBoss
2 16 (22.54%) Apache
3 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
3 11 (15.49%) Confluence
4 2 (2.82%) Documentum
5 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) LAN
1 1 (1.41%) DHCP
1 1 (1.41%) DNS
1 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
2 17 (23.94%) Subversion
3 16 (22.54%) Maven
4 15 (21.13%) Hudson
5 11 (15.49%) JIRA
6 4 (5.63%) Toad
7 1 (1.41%) ClearQuest
7 1 (1.41%) Ant
7 1 (1.41%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.41%) CA Gen
General
1 2 (2.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (52.11%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) Architect
3 14 (19.72%) webMethods Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Platform Architect
4 12 (16.90%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (11.27%) Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Test Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.41%) Security Analyst
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (1.41%) Senior Tester
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.41%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (1.41%) SQL DBA
9 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL Developer
9 1 (1.41%) Tester
9 1 (1.41%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.41%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) J2EE
2 13 (18.31%) RabbitMQ
3 12 (16.90%) SAX
4 4 (5.63%) XML
5 1 (1.41%) HTML
5 1 (1.41%) CSS
5 1 (1.41%) Middleware
5 1 (1.41%) Spring
5 1 (1.41%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Open Source
2 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.99%) Windows
2 20 (28.17%) Linux
3 13 (18.31%) AIX
3 13 (18.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (18.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 13 (18.31%) Solaris
4 1 (1.41%) HPUX
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.94%) Waterfall
2 17 (23.94%) Test Strategy
3 13 (18.31%) Data Modelling
4 12 (16.90%) RUP
4 12 (16.90%) Infrastructure Management
4 12 (16.90%) DevOps
5 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (14.08%) Configuration Management
7 8 (11.27%) OO
8 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.63%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.23%) ITIL
11 2 (2.82%) Information Assurance
11 2 (2.82%) Security Testing
11 2 (2.82%) Software Testing
12 1 (1.41%) Test Automation
12 1 (1.41%) Software Engineering
12 1 (1.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (67.61%) SQL
2 47 (66.20%) Java
3 28 (39.44%) PL/SQL
4 24 (33.80%) Perl
5 13 (18.31%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.82%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.41%) MCSA
4 1 (1.41%) ISEB
4 1 (1.41%) CISSP
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) Squid
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 16 (22.54%) Puppet
2 1 (1.41%) Nessus
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (71.83%) Oracle
2 28 (39.44%) webMethods
3 20 (28.17%) BEA
4 18 (25.35%) Pega
5 14 (19.72%) Red Hat
6 13 (18.31%) Informatica
7 6 (8.45%) Business Objects
8 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.41%) VMware
9 1 (1.41%) ICL
9 1 (1.41%) IBM
9 1 (1.41%) Splunk
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