The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport 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 18 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 2.53% 5.41% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £403 - -
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
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 35.44% 45.95% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 2
Median daily rate £420 £350 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £31.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +110.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stockport region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Stockport region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Unix
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Stockport

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 Stockport region with a requirement for Unix.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Support
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Scripter
2 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas
1 1 (33.33%) VMware