The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 18 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing Unix 41 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 11.55% 11.57% 15.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.28% 41.18% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 7
Median daily rate £415 £430 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.48% +43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £369 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.84% +11.42%
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
113 34 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 31.83% 28.10% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 12 22
Median daily rate £450 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.18% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £150 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Telford -10 38 £415 -7.77% 2
Unix
West Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 134 (77.01%) SQL
2 91 (52.30%) Oracle
3 83 (47.70%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (47.13%) Informatica
5 74 (42.53%) Pega
6 69 (39.66%) WebLogic
7 66 (37.93%) Shell Script
8 65 (37.36%) Test Strategy
9 64 (36.78%) Java
10 55 (31.61%) Scrum
11 53 (30.46%) BusinessObjects
12 51 (29.31%) webMethods
13 49 (28.16%) Pentaho
14 48 (27.59%) Hadoop
15 44 (25.29%) Confluence
15 44 (25.29%) JIRA
15 44 (25.29%) J2EE
16 42 (24.14%) RUP
16 42 (24.14%) Waterfall
17 41 (23.56%) Software Engineering
18 40 (22.99%) ClearCase
19 37 (21.26%) PL/SQL
20 36 (20.69%) XML
21 34 (19.54%) Business Intelligence
22 33 (18.97%) Linux
23 32 (18.39%) Configuration Management
24 30 (17.24%) Data Modelling
25 26 (14.94%) Apache
25 26 (14.94%) Big Data
25 26 (14.94%) Cloudera

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 69 (39.66%) WebLogic
2 44 (25.29%) Confluence
3 26 (14.94%) Apache
4 12 (6.90%) JBoss
5 11 (6.32%) WebLogic Portal
6 8 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (4.02%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.87%) Documentum
8 5 (2.87%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.30%) SAS
10 2 (1.15%) Captiva
11 1 (0.57%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.15%) MS Project
2 1 (0.57%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (5.17%) Google App Engine
2 9 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) GitHub
3 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.60%) HTTP
2 7 (4.02%) SSL
2 7 (4.02%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (30.46%) BusinessObjects
2 49 (28.16%) Pentaho
3 48 (27.59%) Hadoop
4 26 (14.94%) Big Data
5 21 (12.07%) MongoDB
6 19 (10.92%) Oracle OWB
7 9 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (4.60%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.72%) MySQL
10 2 (1.15%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 44 (25.29%) JIRA
2 40 (22.99%) ClearCase
3 21 (12.07%) Selenium
4 19 (10.92%) ClearQuest
5 13 (7.47%) Git (software)
6 12 (6.90%) Jenkins
7 10 (5.75%) PVCS
8 9 (5.17%) Eclipse
8 9 (5.17%) IntelliJ
8 9 (5.17%) JUnit
9 5 (2.87%) Subversion
10 4 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.72%) FishEye
11 3 (1.72%) GitLab
11 3 (1.72%) JIRA Agile
11 3 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (1.72%) Toad
12 2 (1.15%) CA Gen
12 2 (1.15%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.15%) Gatling
General
1 1 (0.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 94 (54.02%) Developer
2 31 (17.82%) Lead Developer
3 28 (16.09%) Architect
4 23 (13.22%) Pentaho Developer
5 22 (12.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 22 (12.64%) Software Engineer
6 20 (11.49%) Analyst
6 20 (11.49%) Test Analyst
7 19 (10.92%) Hadoop Developer
8 16 (9.20%) Java Developer
8 16 (9.20%) Technical Architect
9 15 (8.62%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (7.47%) Software Developer
10 13 (7.47%) Unix Engineer
11 12 (6.90%) Java Scala Developer
11 12 (6.90%) Java Scala Software Engineer
11 12 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
11 12 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
11 12 (6.90%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.29%) J2EE
2 36 (20.69%) XML
3 20 (11.49%) CSS
3 20 (11.49%) J2SE
3 20 (11.49%) JSON
3 20 (11.49%) Play Framework
3 20 (11.49%) REST
3 20 (11.49%) SOAP
3 20 (11.49%) Spring
4 18 (10.34%) Hibernate
5 12 (6.90%) jQuery
6 10 (5.75%) HTML
7 9 (5.17%) EJB
7 9 (5.17%) HTML5
8 8 (4.60%) ELK Stack
9 3 (1.72%) Java EE
10 2 (1.15%) XBRL
11 1 (0.57%) Middleware
11 1 (0.57%) Node.js
11 1 (0.57%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.07%) Data Integration
2 1 (0.57%) Statistics
2 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.97%) Linux
2 20 (11.49%) Windows
3 3 (1.72%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.57%) Solaris
4 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (47.70%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (37.36%) Test Strategy
3 55 (31.61%) Scrum
4 42 (24.14%) RUP
4 42 (24.14%) Waterfall
5 41 (23.56%) Software Engineering
6 34 (19.54%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (18.39%) Configuration Management
8 30 (17.24%) Data Modelling
9 25 (14.37%) OO
10 24 (13.79%) Open Source
11 23 (13.22%) DevOps
12 21 (12.07%) Analytics
13 20 (11.49%) Microservices
14 16 (9.20%) Software Architecture
15 15 (8.62%) Project Planning
16 14 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (8.05%) User Stories
17 13 (7.47%) Problem Management
18 11 (6.32%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 134 (77.01%) SQL
2 66 (37.93%) Shell Script
3 64 (36.78%) Java
4 37 (21.26%) PL/SQL
5 23 (13.22%) Perl
6 21 (12.07%) Scala
7 17 (9.77%) JavaScript
8 11 (6.32%) C
9 7 (4.02%) C#
9 7 (4.02%) Haskell
10 2 (1.15%) Python
10 2 (1.15%) Ruby
11 1 (0.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (8.62%) SC Cleared
1 15 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.47%) ISEB
3 12 (6.90%) ISTQB
4 9 (5.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.57%) Degree
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.87%) QA
System Software
1 20 (11.49%) Docker
2 4 (2.30%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 24 (13.79%) Puppet
2 9 (5.17%) BMC PATROL
2 9 (5.17%) Kibana
2 9 (5.17%) OPNET
2 9 (5.17%) SCOM
3 8 (4.60%) logstash
4 2 (1.15%) Opsview
4 2 (1.15%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.57%) Grafana
Vendors
1 91 (52.30%) Oracle
2 82 (47.13%) Informatica
3 74 (42.53%) Pega
4 51 (29.31%) webMethods
5 26 (14.94%) Cloudera
6 15 (8.62%) Adobe
7 12 (6.90%) BMC
8 10 (5.75%) Google
9 9 (5.17%) Red Hat
10 8 (4.60%) Digital Fuel
11 6 (3.45%) BEA
12 4 (2.30%) Atlassian
13 2 (1.15%) EMC
13 2 (1.15%) Microsoft
13 2 (1.15%) VMware
14 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
14 1 (0.57%) HP
14 1 (0.57%) IBM