The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 22 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.18% 2.14% 5.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.89% 14.63% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 10
Median daily rate £350 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 - £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 - £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.11% +12.85%
Unix
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 41 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 22.93% 14.64% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 29
Median daily rate £350 £335 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +36.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £129 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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 Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Slough region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Slough region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 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 Slough region with a requirement for Unix.

1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) Lotus
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Novell
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) STL
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) IPX
4 2 (20.00%) NetWare
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) IPX
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Deskside Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) STL
2 1 (10.00%) EDIFACT
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) NetWare
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VCP5
2 1 (10.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
1 1 (10.00%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Lotus
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Novell
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Aruba
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas
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