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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 13 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Unix 61 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.99% 7.27% 8.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.21% 23.08% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 3
Median daily rate £460 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £369 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £476 £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £355
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +8.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.61% +8.33%
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
132 52 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 36.77% 31.52% 39.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 30 22
Median daily rate £464 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.93% +20.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £250 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £540 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +1 55 £460 +8.10% 2
Unix
West Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 139 (75.54%) SQL
2 101 (54.89%) Oracle
3 91 (49.46%) Informatica
4 80 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (42.39%) Pega
6 76 (41.30%) Shell Script
7 75 (40.76%) WebLogic
7 75 (40.76%) Test Strategy
8 65 (35.33%) Java
9 57 (30.98%) Scrum
10 56 (30.43%) webMethods
10 56 (30.43%) BusinessObjects
11 51 (27.72%) RUP
12 50 (27.17%) Waterfall
13 49 (26.63%) Pentaho
14 48 (26.09%) Hadoop
14 48 (26.09%) PL/SQL
15 46 (25.00%) ClearCase
16 44 (23.91%) J2EE
16 44 (23.91%) JIRA
16 44 (23.91%) Confluence
17 38 (20.65%) Business Intelligence
17 38 (20.65%) Configuration Management
17 38 (20.65%) Software Engineering
18 34 (18.48%) Data Modelling
19 33 (17.93%) Linux
20 31 (16.85%) XML
21 29 (15.76%) Perl
22 28 (15.22%) OO
23 26 (14.13%) Apache

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 75 (40.76%) WebLogic
2 44 (23.91%) Confluence
3 26 (14.13%) Apache
4 12 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (5.98%) JBoss
6 7 (3.80%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (2.72%) Documentum
7 5 (2.72%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.72%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.17%) SAS
9 2 (1.09%) Captiva
10 1 (0.54%) nginx
10 1 (0.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) MS Project
2 1 (0.54%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.72%) Google App Engine
1 5 (2.72%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.54%) GitHub
2 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.35%) HTTP
2 7 (3.80%) SSL
2 7 (3.80%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.09%) Firewall
4 1 (0.54%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.54%) Internet
4 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (30.43%) BusinessObjects
2 49 (26.63%) Pentaho
3 48 (26.09%) Hadoop
4 26 (14.13%) Big Data
5 24 (13.04%) Oracle OWB
6 16 (8.70%) MongoDB
7 10 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.09%) MySQL
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (25.00%) ClearCase
2 44 (23.91%) JIRA
3 24 (13.04%) ClearQuest
4 16 (8.70%) Selenium
5 13 (7.07%) Git (software)
6 10 (5.43%) CA Gen
6 10 (5.43%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.43%) PVCS
7 8 (4.35%) Eclipse
7 8 (4.35%) IntelliJ
7 8 (4.35%) JUnit
8 5 (2.72%) Subversion
9 4 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.63%) FishEye
10 3 (1.63%) GitLab
10 3 (1.63%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (1.63%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.09%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.09%) Gatling
11 2 (1.09%) Toad
General
1 1 (0.54%) Billing
1 1 (0.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 98 (53.26%) Developer
2 28 (15.22%) Architect
2 28 (15.22%) Lead Developer
3 23 (12.50%) Pentaho Developer
4 20 (10.87%) Analyst
4 20 (10.87%) Test Analyst
5 19 (10.33%) Hadoop Developer
6 18 (9.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 18 (9.78%) Software Engineer
7 17 (9.24%) Technical Architect
8 15 (8.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (7.61%) Monitoring Engineer
9 14 (7.61%) Software Developer
10 13 (7.07%) Unix Engineer
11 12 (6.52%) Java Developer
11 12 (6.52%) Software Architect
12 10 (5.43%) Data Integration Developer
12 10 (5.43%) Integration Developer
12 10 (5.43%) Senior Developer
13 9 (4.89%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.91%) J2EE
2 31 (16.85%) XML
3 20 (10.87%) CSS
4 15 (8.15%) J2SE
4 15 (8.15%) JSON
4 15 (8.15%) Play Framework
4 15 (8.15%) REST
4 15 (8.15%) SOAP
4 15 (8.15%) Spring
5 13 (7.07%) Hibernate
6 12 (6.52%) ELK Stack
6 12 (6.52%) jQuery
7 9 (4.89%) HTML
8 8 (4.35%) EJB
8 8 (4.35%) HTML5
9 2 (1.09%) Java EE
9 2 (1.09%) XBRL
10 1 (0.54%) Gherkin
10 1 (0.54%) Middleware
10 1 (0.54%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.41%) Data Integration
2 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
2 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
2 1 (0.54%) Statistics
2 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.93%) Linux
2 23 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (1.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.54%) Solaris
4 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (40.76%) Test Strategy
3 57 (30.98%) Scrum
4 51 (27.72%) RUP
5 50 (27.17%) Waterfall
6 38 (20.65%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (20.65%) Configuration Management
6 38 (20.65%) Software Engineering
7 34 (18.48%) Data Modelling
8 28 (15.22%) OO
9 21 (11.41%) Analytics
10 20 (10.87%) Project Planning
10 20 (10.87%) Software Architecture
11 18 (9.78%) Open Source
12 17 (9.24%) Problem Management
13 16 (8.70%) DevOps
14 15 (8.15%) Microservices
14 15 (8.15%) User Stories
15 13 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (7.07%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 139 (75.54%) SQL
2 76 (41.30%) Shell Script
3 65 (35.33%) Java
4 48 (26.09%) PL/SQL
5 29 (15.76%) Perl
6 19 (10.33%) JavaScript
7 16 (8.70%) Scala
8 11 (5.98%) C
9 7 (3.80%) C#
9 7 (3.80%) Haskell
10 3 (1.63%) Groovy
11 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.09%) Python
11 2 (1.09%) Ruby
12 1 (0.54%) PHP
12 1 (0.54%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 15 (8.15%) SC Cleared
1 15 (8.15%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.07%) ISEB
3 12 (6.52%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.54%) Degree
6 1 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 15 (8.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Firmware
2 1 (0.54%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 17 (9.24%) Puppet
2 14 (7.61%) BMC PATROL
3 13 (7.07%) Kibana
3 13 (7.07%) OPNET
3 13 (7.07%) SCOM
4 12 (6.52%) logstash
5 4 (2.17%) Opsview
6 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.54%) Grafana
Vendors
1 101 (54.89%) Oracle
2 91 (49.46%) Informatica
3 78 (42.39%) Pega
4 56 (30.43%) webMethods
5 26 (14.13%) Cloudera
6 17 (9.24%) BMC
7 13 (7.07%) BEA
8 12 (6.52%) Digital Fuel
9 11 (5.98%) Adobe
10 9 (4.89%) Red Hat
11 6 (3.26%) Google
12 4 (2.17%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.63%) IBM
14 2 (1.09%) EMC
14 2 (1.09%) Microsoft
14 2 (1.09%) Serena
14 2 (1.09%) VMware
15 1 (0.54%) CA
15 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
15 1 (0.54%) HP