The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank - 150 141
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.094% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.098% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Median daily rate - £403 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Unix Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2634 3075 3143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.09% 95.85% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1727 2068 2026
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 157 226
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Unix Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Unix Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Unix Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Unix Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Unix Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Unix
2 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 11 (78.57%) Solaris
2 11 (78.57%) NetApp
2 11 (78.57%) Veritas
2 11 (78.57%) NetBackup
2 11 (78.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (71.43%) Symantec
4 7 (50.00%) DevOps
5 4 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (28.57%) Freedom of Information Act
5 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) NHS
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (21.43%) Compliance Audit
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Ansible
7 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (28.57%) Freedom of Information Act
1 4 (28.57%) NHS
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Unix
2 11 (78.57%) Solaris
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Compliance Audit
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) NetBackup
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) NetApp
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
1 11 (78.57%) Veritas
2 10 (71.43%) Symantec