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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 13 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 2.94% 11.90% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 71.43% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £438 - £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.15
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.35%
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 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 14.71% 16.67% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £384 £475 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.21% +12.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £475 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £475 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Sonata
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Sonata
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle