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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 15 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 1.72% - 2.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£465 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
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
5 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 8.62% 8.11% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate £465 £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.54% +15.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase IQ
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Summit
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (50.00%) SRDF
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) TKPROF
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase IQ
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase ASE
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (50.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Murex
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) BMC