The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 23 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.12% - 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.41% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +9.85%
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 Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.17% 14.86% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 12
Median daily rate £250 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £325 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £13.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £18.00 £21.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Leek - 1 - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Unix
West Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Internet

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
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