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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 15 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing UNIX 7 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 4.70% 7.51% 12.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.92% 33.33% 34.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate
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£495 £375 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +57.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £198 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £415 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -6.15%
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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
26 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 17.45% 22.54% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 6
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £336 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 - £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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 31 July 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Software Deployment
2 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
3 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (57.14%) Puppet
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (50.00%) SSH
4 7 (50.00%) Ruby
4 7 (50.00%) boto
4 7 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 7 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (50.00%) Apache
4 7 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) LDAP
5 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Ansible
5 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
6 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
6 5 (35.71%) IaaS
6 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
6 5 (35.71%) DevOps
6 5 (35.71%) JIRA
6 5 (35.71%) Maven
6 5 (35.71%) Use Case
6 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) PaaS
6 5 (35.71%) Subversion
6 5 (35.71%) Firewall

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (35.71%) IaaS
3 5 (35.71%) PaaS
4 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) LDAP
1 7 (50.00%) SSH
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) MPLS
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) VLAN
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) NAS
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Ant
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Hudson
General
1 4 (28.57%) Billing
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Architect
2 9 (64.29%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Chief Architect
4 2 (14.29%) DBA
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) boto
2 4 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) VMS
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Deployment
2 7 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 5 (35.71%) Use Case
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
7 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Python
1 7 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) Bourne shell
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) AWS Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) XenServer
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Puppet
2 6 (42.86%) Ansible
3 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
5 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
5 1 (7.14%) SCOM
5 1 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) Splunk
2 2 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas
3 1 (7.14%) VMware