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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 19 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Unix 40 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 11.08% 13.60% 12.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.10% 45.95% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 4
Median daily rate £415 £450 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +52.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £416 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +25.00%
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
105 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 29.09% 29.60% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 10 10
Median daily rate £440 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -12 36 £415 -7.77% 5
Unix
West Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 99 (76.74%) SQL
2 66 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (49.61%) Oracle
4 59 (45.74%) Java
5 54 (41.86%) WebLogic
6 49 (37.98%) Informatica
7 48 (37.21%) Pega
8 41 (31.78%) Shell Script
9 38 (29.46%) webMethods
9 38 (29.46%) Software Engineering
10 37 (28.68%) JIRA
10 37 (28.68%) Confluence
11 36 (27.91%) BusinessObjects
11 36 (27.91%) XML
12 35 (27.13%) Scrum
12 35 (27.13%) Test Strategy
13 34 (26.36%) Linux
13 34 (26.36%) J2EE
14 33 (25.58%) Pentaho
14 33 (25.58%) Hadoop
15 30 (23.26%) Apache
16 29 (22.48%) Waterfall
17 27 (20.93%) RUP
18 26 (20.16%) Puppet
19 25 (19.38%) DevOps
19 25 (19.38%) ClearCase
20 24 (18.60%) Open Source
21 22 (17.05%) Data Modelling
21 22 (17.05%) Selenium
22 21 (16.28%) JSON

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 54 (41.86%) WebLogic
2 37 (28.68%) Confluence
3 30 (23.26%) Apache
4 12 (9.30%) JBoss
4 12 (9.30%) WebLogic Portal
5 7 (5.43%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.65%) IIS
7 5 (3.88%) Documentum
7 5 (3.88%) WebSphere
8 4 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.78%) Captiva
9 1 (0.78%) nginx
9 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.55%) MS Project
3 1 (0.78%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (7.75%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (7.75%) Google App Engine
2 10 (7.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) GitHub
3 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.30%) SSL
2 6 (4.65%) HTTP
2 6 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.91%) BusinessObjects
2 33 (25.58%) Hadoop
2 33 (25.58%) Pentaho
3 21 (16.28%) MongoDB
4 18 (13.95%) Big Data
5 10 (7.75%) Oracle OWB
6 9 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (6.98%) MySQL
7 7 (5.43%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (28.68%) JIRA
2 25 (19.38%) ClearCase
3 22 (17.05%) Selenium
4 18 (13.95%) Jenkins
5 17 (13.18%) Git (software)
6 12 (9.30%) ClearQuest
7 11 (8.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (6.98%) Eclipse
8 9 (6.98%) FishEye
8 9 (6.98%) IntelliJ
8 9 (6.98%) JUnit
8 9 (6.98%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (6.20%) GoCD
10 7 (5.43%) Bitbucket
11 5 (3.88%) Subversion
12 4 (3.10%) PVCS
12 4 (3.10%) Toad
13 3 (2.33%) GitLab
13 3 (2.33%) JIRA Agile
14 2 (1.55%) Gatling
General
1 2 (1.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 63 (48.84%) Developer
2 28 (21.71%) Lead Developer
3 23 (17.83%) Architect
4 19 (14.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 19 (14.73%) Software Engineer
5 17 (13.18%) Java Developer
6 16 (12.40%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (11.63%) Analyst
7 15 (11.63%) Java Engineer
7 15 (11.63%) Test Analyst
8 13 (10.08%) Java Scala Developer
8 13 (10.08%) Java Scala Software Engineer
8 13 (10.08%) Java Software Developer
8 13 (10.08%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (10.08%) Pentaho Developer
8 13 (10.08%) Scala Developer
8 13 (10.08%) Scala Software Engineer
9 12 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (9.30%) Lead DevOps
9 12 (9.30%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.91%) XML
2 34 (26.36%) J2EE
3 21 (16.28%) J2SE
3 21 (16.28%) JSON
3 21 (16.28%) Play Framework
3 21 (16.28%) REST
3 21 (16.28%) SOAP
3 21 (16.28%) Spring
4 19 (14.73%) Hibernate
5 17 (13.18%) CSS
6 11 (8.53%) jQuery
7 9 (6.98%) EJB
7 9 (6.98%) HTML
7 9 (6.98%) HTML5
8 5 (3.88%) Web Services
9 4 (3.10%) ELK Stack
10 2 (1.55%) Java EE
10 2 (1.55%) XBRL
11 1 (0.78%) Middleware
11 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) Data Integration
2 1 (0.78%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 34 (26.36%) Linux
2 21 (16.28%) Windows
3 3 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.55%) Solaris
5 1 (0.78%) AIX
5 1 (0.78%) HPUX
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.46%) Software Engineering
3 35 (27.13%) Scrum
3 35 (27.13%) Test Strategy
4 29 (22.48%) Waterfall
5 27 (20.93%) RUP
6 25 (19.38%) DevOps
7 24 (18.60%) Open Source
8 22 (17.05%) Data Modelling
9 21 (16.28%) Microservices
10 20 (15.50%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (15.50%) Configuration Management
11 19 (14.73%) Analytics
12 17 (13.18%) OO
13 11 (8.53%) Software Architecture
14 10 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (7.75%) Dashboard Development
15 9 (6.98%) Project Planning
15 9 (6.98%) SDLC
15 9 (6.98%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 99 (76.74%) SQL
2 59 (45.74%) Java
3 41 (31.78%) Shell Script
4 21 (16.28%) Scala
5 19 (14.73%) PL/SQL
6 14 (10.85%) JavaScript
7 11 (8.53%) Perl
8 10 (7.75%) C
9 6 (4.65%) C#
9 6 (4.65%) Haskell
10 1 (0.78%) Groovy
10 1 (0.78%) Python
10 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (9.30%) SC Cleared
1 12 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.75%) ISEB
3 9 (6.98%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.78%) Degree
5 1 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 21 (16.28%) Docker
2 4 (3.10%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 26 (20.16%) Puppet
2 5 (3.88%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (3.88%) Kibana
2 5 (3.88%) OPNET
2 5 (3.88%) SCOM
3 4 (3.10%) logstash
4 2 (1.55%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.78%) Grafana
5 1 (0.78%) Opsview
Vendors
1 64 (49.61%) Oracle
2 49 (37.98%) Informatica
3 48 (37.21%) Pega
4 38 (29.46%) webMethods
5 19 (14.73%) Cloudera
6 15 (11.63%) Adobe
7 11 (8.53%) Google
8 10 (7.75%) Red Hat
9 8 (6.20%) BMC
10 7 (5.43%) Microsoft
11 4 (3.10%) Atlassian
11 4 (3.10%) Digital Fuel
12 2 (1.55%) HP
13 1 (0.78%) 3PAR
13 1 (0.78%) BEA
13 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.78%) EMC
13 1 (0.78%) IBM
13 1 (0.78%) VMware