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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 15 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 8 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 5.52% 8.70% 10.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.81% 31.11% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate
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£495 £375 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +200.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +18.64%
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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
31 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 21.38% 27.95% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 7
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 £129 £300 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 11
Average hourly rate £15.75 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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 3 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 7 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
3 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (42.86%) Puppet
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) Apache
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) LDAP
4 5 (35.71%) DHCP
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) DNS
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) PaaS
4 5 (35.71%) IaaS
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
4 5 (35.71%) SSH
4 5 (35.71%) Ruby
4 5 (35.71%) boto
4 5 (35.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (35.71%) Auto-Scaling
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (28.57%) Ansible
5 4 (28.57%) Billing
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) VLAN
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) PaaS
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (35.71%) IaaS
2 5 (35.71%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LDAP
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
1 5 (35.71%) VPN
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) SSH
2 4 (28.57%) VLAN
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security
2 4 (28.57%) MPLS
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.14%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Ant
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (28.57%) Billing
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Architect
2 7 (50.00%) 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%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
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
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) boto
2 3 (21.43%) Middleware
3 2 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) OC4J
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) VMS
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
3 5 (35.71%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Use Case
5 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
7 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) High Availability
7 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Python
1 5 (35.71%) Ruby
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 4 (28.57%) 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%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) GxP
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) XenServer
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (28.57%) Ansible
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (21.43%) Data Guard
4 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (7.14%) SCOM
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas