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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 14 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Unix 33 57 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.25% 22.01% 19.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.82% 60.00% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 15
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £294 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £543 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.75 £31.15
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +11.55%
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
85 95 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 26.40% 36.68% 54.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 30
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Median hourly rate £21.47 £24.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.38% +22.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -13 29 £400 - 2
Unix
West Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 57 (70.37%) SQL
2 52 (64.20%) Oracle
3 51 (62.96%) Java
4 39 (48.15%) webMethods
4 39 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (39.51%) XML
6 31 (38.27%) WebLogic
7 24 (29.63%) J2EE
7 24 (29.63%) Linux
7 24 (29.63%) Windows
8 22 (27.16%) Shell Script
8 22 (27.16%) Pega
9 21 (25.93%) Waterfall
10 19 (23.46%) PL/SQL
11 17 (20.99%) Test Strategy
12 16 (19.75%) Informatica
13 15 (18.52%) RUP
14 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
14 14 (17.28%) Test Scripting
15 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
15 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
15 13 (16.05%) JIRA
15 13 (16.05%) Confluence
15 13 (16.05%) Process Improvement
15 13 (16.05%) Jenkins
15 13 (16.05%) OO
16 12 (14.81%) Apache
16 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
16 12 (14.81%) Scrum
17 11 (13.58%) ISEB

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 31 (38.27%) WebLogic
2 13 (16.05%) Confluence
3 12 (14.81%) Apache
4 6 (7.41%) IIS
4 6 (7.41%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.94%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (3.70%) Documentum
6 3 (3.70%) JBoss
7 2 (2.47%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.94%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.94%) Google App Engine
3 4 (4.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Firewall
1 6 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (7.41%) SSL
1 6 (7.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) MySQL
2 6 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.17%) Big Data
4 3 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.47%) HBase
5 2 (2.47%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Jenkins
1 13 (16.05%) JIRA
2 11 (13.58%) CA Gen
3 9 (11.11%) Toad
4 8 (9.88%) Eclipse
4 8 (9.88%) Selenium
5 7 (8.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.64%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (7.41%) Bitbucket
6 6 (7.41%) FishEye
6 6 (7.41%) GoCD
7 4 (4.94%) ClearCase
7 4 (4.94%) Maven
7 4 (4.94%) PVCS
8 3 (3.70%) ClearQuest
8 3 (3.70%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.47%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.47%) JUnit
9 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (28.40%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) Analyst
3 17 (20.99%) Architect
4 13 (16.05%) Test Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 9 (11.11%) webMethods Developer
6 7 (8.64%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Java Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Security Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (7.41%) Test Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Systems Architect
9 4 (4.94%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (39.51%) XML
2 24 (29.63%) J2EE
3 8 (9.88%) JSON
3 8 (9.88%) SOAP
4 6 (7.41%) Hibernate
4 6 (7.41%) J2SE
4 6 (7.41%) Play Framework
4 6 (7.41%) REST
4 6 (7.41%) Spring
5 5 (6.17%) HTML
5 5 (6.17%) Java EE
5 5 (6.17%) Web Services
6 4 (4.94%) EDIFACT
7 3 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.70%) CSS
7 3 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (3.70%) Polymer
7 3 (3.70%) React
8 2 (2.47%) Drools
8 2 (2.47%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Linux
1 24 (29.63%) Windows
2 7 (8.64%) AIX
3 3 (3.70%) Debian
3 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.23%) HPUX
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Solaris
4 1 (1.23%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.93%) Waterfall
3 17 (20.99%) Test Strategy
4 15 (18.52%) RUP
5 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
5 14 (17.28%) Test Scripting
6 13 (16.05%) OO
6 13 (16.05%) Process Improvement
7 12 (14.81%) Scrum
8 10 (12.35%) DevOps
8 10 (12.35%) Open Source
9 9 (11.11%) Problem Management
10 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
10 8 (9.88%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (7.41%) Incident Management
11 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
11 6 (7.41%) Microservices
11 6 (7.41%) SIEM
12 5 (6.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (70.37%) SQL
2 51 (62.96%) Java
3 22 (27.16%) Shell Script
4 19 (23.46%) PL/SQL
5 10 (12.35%) Perl
6 9 (11.11%) COBOL
7 6 (7.41%) Scala
8 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.94%) C
10 2 (2.47%) Python
10 2 (2.47%) R
11 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
1 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.58%) ISEB
2 11 (13.58%) ISTQB
3 10 (12.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (7.41%) CCNA
4 6 (7.41%) CCSA
4 6 (7.41%) CEH
4 6 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.41%) GCFA
4 6 (7.41%) GCIH
4 6 (7.41%) MCP
5 3 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (13.58%) Puppet
2 5 (6.17%) BladeLogic
2 5 (6.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (6.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (3.70%) SCCM
4 2 (2.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (64.20%) Oracle
2 39 (48.15%) webMethods
3 22 (27.16%) Pega
4 16 (19.75%) Informatica
5 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 9 (11.11%) BEA
7 4 (4.94%) Adobe
7 4 (4.94%) Google
7 4 (4.94%) HP
8 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.47%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.47%) ICL
9 2 (2.47%) SAP
10 1 (1.23%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.23%) Splunk
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