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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 10 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 6 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 5.45% 16.33% 15.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.58% 57.14% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Average daily rate
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£305 £425 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.23% +27.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £365 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £468 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £29.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -14.70%
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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
19 42 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 17.27% 28.57% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 6
Average daily rate £363 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +22.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £460 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Oracle
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco
5 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
5 5 (21.74%) Smart Meter
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 5 (21.74%) SAP
5 5 (21.74%) Firewall
5 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
5 5 (21.74%) CCIE
5 5 (21.74%) CCNP
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (17.39%) Juniper
6 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (17.39%) BIG-IP
6 4 (17.39%) F5
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (17.39%) Release Management
7 3 (13.04%) Korn
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Workflow
7 3 (13.04%) SoapUI

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (13.04%) Documentum
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP MM
1 2 (8.70%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) LAN
1 5 (21.74%) WAN
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) BIG-IP
3 3 (13.04%) FTP
4 1 (4.35%) DVB
4 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) MS Access
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.70%) Toad
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Applications Support
2 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Support Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Network Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Support
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Teradata DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) SOAP
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) OAuth
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Smart Meter
2 2 (8.70%) Firmware
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Physics
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Wiki
3 1 (4.35%) IPTV
3 1 (4.35%) Interactive TV
3 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Release Management
2 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Workflow
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) ETL
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) MOF
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.04%) Korn
4 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) Groovy
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CCIE
1 5 (21.74%) CCNP
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) SAP
4 4 (17.39%) Juniper
4 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
4 4 (17.39%) F5
5 3 (13.04%) Sun
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) Netezza
6 1 (4.35%) Perforce
6 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
6 1 (4.35%) Teradata
6 1 (4.35%) Intel