The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 13 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 10.13% - 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£436 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+72.61% -23.63%
UNIX
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 13.92% 8.00% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
Average daily rate £450 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

UNIX
Contract Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirlingshire - - - -
UNIX
Scotland

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 7 (87.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Sybase
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (25.00%) Document Management
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) FileNet
5 2 (25.00%) FileNet Content Manager
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) Control-M
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) JMS
5 2 (25.00%) Documentum
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) TestComplete
5 2 (25.00%) Build Forge
5 2 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (25.00%) Derivative
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 2 (25.00%) FileNet
1 2 (25.00%) Documentum
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) FileNet Content Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) TestComplete
2 2 (25.00%) Build Forge
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Development Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Documentum Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Document Management
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 2 (25.00%) IBM