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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 2 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Unix 111 49 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 33.33% 32.67% 11.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 55.68% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 5
Average daily rate £470 £418 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% +4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £393 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.41 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.73% +86.90%
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
148 88 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 44.44% 58.67% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 15
Average daily rate £455 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £13.06 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 88 £465 +13.69% 3
Shrewsbury - 1 £700 -
Unix
West Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 124 (78.48%) SQL
2 106 (67.09%) Oracle
3 84 (53.16%) Informatica
4 83 (52.53%) Shell Script
5 81 (51.27%) Pega
6 70 (44.30%) WebLogic
7 64 (40.51%) Java
7 64 (40.51%) PL/SQL
8 63 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (39.24%) Test Strategy
10 60 (37.97%) webMethods
11 59 (37.34%) RUP
12 58 (36.71%) Waterfall
13 54 (34.18%) Perl
13 54 (34.18%) J2EE
14 46 (29.11%) ClearCase
15 40 (25.32%) Scrum
16 39 (24.68%) BEA
17 36 (22.78%) BusinessObjects
18 35 (22.15%) CA Gen
19 34 (21.52%) ClearQuest
19 34 (21.52%) Oracle OWB
20 32 (20.25%) Configuration Management
21 30 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
21 30 (18.99%) Project Planning
22 26 (16.46%) Data Modelling
22 26 (16.46%) OO
23 24 (15.19%) Windows
24 22 (13.92%) Confluence
24 22 (13.92%) JIRA

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 70 (44.30%) WebLogic
2 22 (13.92%) Confluence
3 13 (8.23%) Apache
4 8 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (5.06%) JBoss
5 7 (4.43%) Documentum
5 7 (4.43%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.53%) SAS
7 3 (1.90%) Captiva
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.53%) Firewall
1 4 (2.53%) HTTP
2 3 (1.90%) SSL
2 3 (1.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.63%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.78%) BusinessObjects
2 34 (21.52%) Oracle OWB
3 21 (13.29%) Pentaho
4 20 (12.66%) Hadoop
5 10 (6.33%) Big Data
5 10 (6.33%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (3.80%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.53%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.27%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.27%) MySQL
9 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (29.11%) ClearCase
2 35 (22.15%) CA Gen
3 34 (21.52%) ClearQuest
4 22 (13.92%) JIRA
5 9 (5.70%) Git (software)
6 8 (5.06%) PVCS
7 6 (3.80%) Subversion
8 5 (3.16%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.90%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.90%) FishEye
9 3 (1.90%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.90%) JUnit
9 3 (1.90%) Selenium
9 3 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.27%) GitLab
10 2 (1.27%) Hudson
10 2 (1.27%) JIRA Agile
11 1 (0.63%) Toad
General
1 1 (0.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 78 (49.37%) Developer
2 38 (24.05%) Architect
3 20 (12.66%) Software Architect
4 16 (10.13%) Analyst
5 15 (9.49%) Lead Developer
5 15 (9.49%) Test Analyst
6 13 (8.23%) Pentaho Developer
7 11 (6.96%) Hadoop Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Data Integration Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Integration Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Technical Architect
9 9 (5.70%) Monitoring Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) Big Data Developer
11 6 (3.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.16%) Unix Engineer
13 4 (2.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (34.18%) J2EE
2 8 (5.06%) CSS
2 8 (5.06%) ELK Stack
2 8 (5.06%) XML
3 5 (3.16%) HTML
4 3 (1.90%) EJB
4 3 (1.90%) Hibernate
4 3 (1.90%) HTML5
4 3 (1.90%) J2SE
4 3 (1.90%) Java EE
4 3 (1.90%) jQuery
4 3 (1.90%) JSON
4 3 (1.90%) Play Framework
4 3 (1.90%) REST
4 3 (1.90%) SOAP
4 3 (1.90%) Spring
5 1 (0.63%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (0.63%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.96%) Data Integration
2 2 (1.27%) Statistics
3 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.19%) Windows
2 19 (12.03%) Linux
3 3 (1.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.63%) AIX
4 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (39.24%) Test Strategy
3 59 (37.34%) RUP
4 58 (36.71%) Waterfall
5 40 (25.32%) Scrum
6 32 (20.25%) Configuration Management
7 30 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (18.99%) Project Planning
8 26 (16.46%) Data Modelling
8 26 (16.46%) OO
9 21 (13.29%) Software Architecture
10 17 (10.76%) Process Improvement
10 17 (10.76%) Software Engineering
11 14 (8.86%) Problem Management
12 10 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.33%) SDLC
12 10 (6.33%) Test Scripting
13 9 (5.70%) User Stories
14 8 (5.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (78.48%) SQL
2 83 (52.53%) Shell Script
3 64 (40.51%) Java
3 64 (40.51%) PL/SQL
4 54 (34.18%) Perl
5 12 (7.59%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.53%) Scala
7 3 (1.90%) C
7 3 (1.90%) C#
7 3 (1.90%) Haskell
8 2 (1.27%) COBOL
8 2 (1.27%) Groovy
8 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.63%) PHP
9 1 (0.63%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.63%) Python
9 1 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (8.86%) ISEB
2 13 (8.23%) ISTQB
3 7 (4.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Firmware
2 1 (0.63%) Kamailio
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (5.70%) BMC PATROL
2 8 (5.06%) Kibana
2 8 (5.06%) logstash
2 8 (5.06%) OPNET
2 8 (5.06%) SCOM
3 6 (3.80%) Puppet
4 3 (1.90%) Opsview
5 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 106 (67.09%) Oracle
2 84 (53.16%) Informatica
3 81 (51.27%) Pega
4 60 (37.97%) webMethods
5 39 (24.68%) BEA
6 10 (6.33%) BMC
6 10 (6.33%) Cloudera
7 8 (5.06%) Digital Fuel
8 4 (2.53%) EMC
8 4 (2.53%) VMware
9 3 (1.90%) Adobe
9 3 (1.90%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.27%) IBM
10 2 (1.27%) Serena
11 1 (0.63%) CA
11 1 (0.63%) Cisco
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