The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Staines region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 12 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing UNIX 14 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 8.09% 12.88% 9.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 35.42% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
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£375 £238 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -47.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.55%
Operating Systems Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 24.28% 36.36% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 2
Average daily rate £375 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 3
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
UNIX
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UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Staines

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Staines region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Linux
3 17 (43.59%) ITIL
4 15 (38.46%) NetBackup
5 14 (35.90%) Business Continuity
5 14 (35.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (35.90%) Resource Management
5 14 (35.90%) Intel
5 14 (35.90%) Business Continuity Management
6 11 (28.21%) SQL
7 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
8 8 (20.51%) IBM
8 8 (20.51%) Tivoli
8 8 (20.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 8 (20.51%) Symantec
8 8 (20.51%) Oracle
9 7 (17.95%) Java
10 6 (15.38%) SAP
10 6 (15.38%) Cisco
11 5 (12.82%) CCIE
11 5 (12.82%) CCNP
11 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
11 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (12.82%) LAN
11 5 (12.82%) WAN
11 5 (12.82%) Firewall
11 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
11 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
12 4 (10.26%) XenApp
12 4 (10.26%) XenServer

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) CloudStack
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.69%) Documentum
3 2 (5.13%) Node.js
4 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP MM
1 3 (7.69%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (2.56%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) LAN
1 5 (12.82%) WAN
1 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) BIG-IP
2 4 (10.26%) NetScaler
3 3 (7.69%) FTP
4 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) Intranet
4 1 (2.56%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MS Access
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Toad
1 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Hudson
3 1 (2.56%) GNU Toolchain
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Administrator
2 11 (28.21%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Consultant
3 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Support Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Data Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Network Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.26%) Network Support
6 3 (7.69%) Data Centre Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) SOAP
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) OAuth
3 1 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Smart Meter
2 2 (5.13%) Firmware
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) PKI
3 1 (2.56%) IPTV
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Physics
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Wiki
3 1 (2.56%) Interactive TV
3 1 (2.56%) DTV
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Business Continuity
2 14 (35.90%) Resource Management
2 14 (35.90%) Business Continuity Management
3 4 (10.26%) Release Management
4 3 (7.69%) Workflow
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.56%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.56%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.56%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) ETL
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.56%) MOF
6 1 (2.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.69%) Korn
5 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.13%) Perl
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) Python
6 2 (5.13%) Groovy
7 1 (2.56%) C
7 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) CCIE
1 5 (12.82%) CCNP
1 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (10.26%) XenApp
2 4 (10.26%) XenServer
2 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
2 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (38.46%) NetBackup
2 8 (20.51%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Intel
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.51%) Symantec
3 8 (20.51%) IBM
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle
4 6 (15.38%) SAP
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix
5 4 (10.26%) Juniper
5 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.26%) AppSense
5 4 (10.26%) F5
6 3 (7.69%) VMware
6 3 (7.69%) Sun
6 3 (7.69%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) Perforce
7 1 (2.56%) Teradata
7 1 (2.56%) Netezza
7 1 (2.56%) Business Objects