The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 8 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing Unix 9 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 13.43% 3.87% 7.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.14% 23.08% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate £488 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £328 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £468 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.73% +86.90%
Unix
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 26 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 41.79% 16.77% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 23
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £46.25 - £21.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 - £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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
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 11 February 2016, 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 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) ITIL
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Smart Meter
3 12 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 11 (45.83%) Service Delivery
5 10 (41.67%) SLA
5 10 (41.67%) SQL
5 10 (41.67%) Oracle
6 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
7 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (29.17%) Maven
8 7 (29.17%) Ruby
8 7 (29.17%) Windows
8 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
9 6 (25.00%) Puppet
9 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
9 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (25.00%) Ansible
9 6 (25.00%) Python
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (16.67%) ZigBee
11 4 (16.67%) OpenStack
11 4 (16.67%) Software Deployment
11 4 (16.67%) DevOps
11 4 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
11 4 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 4 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (4.17%) IaaS
5 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) LDAP
1 4 (16.67%) SSH
1 4 (16.67%) ZigBee
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) MPLS
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) VLAN
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 7 (29.17%) Maven
3 4 (16.67%) Ant
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) Subversion
4 3 (12.50%) Gerrit
4 3 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) Unix Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) Unix Technical Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Java Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) boto
1 3 (12.50%) REST
1 3 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (4.17%) Express
2 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 12 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Service Delivery
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) Software Deployment
5 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) MVC
7 1 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Ruby
3 6 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) SLA
2 3 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Xen
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Ansible
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Splunk
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Dell