The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 10 22 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Unix 8 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 12.31% 1.77% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.54% 50.00% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £463 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% +21.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £463 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.08 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-22.84% +12.06%
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
13 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 20.00% 3.54% 26.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 11
Median daily rate £488 £444 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.79% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stirling region with a requirement for Unix.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Java
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle
6 6 (50.00%) Perl
6 6 (50.00%) Finance
7 5 (41.67%) Global One
8 4 (33.33%) .NET
8 4 (33.33%) UniData
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (33.33%) C#
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (33.33%) SunGard
8 4 (33.33%) SDLC
9 3 (25.00%) VB
9 3 (25.00%) C
10 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
10 2 (16.67%) Banking
10 2 (16.67%) Retail
10 2 (16.67%) VB6
10 2 (16.67%) Control-M
10 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
10 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (16.67%) QA

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (33.33%) UniData
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Server Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) C
5 3 (25.00%) VB
6 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (16.67%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) SunGard
Stirling
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