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 27 September 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
27 Sep 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 2.06% 5.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £393 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
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
26 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 26.80% 41.03% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 1
Median daily rate £420 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £26.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +108.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Scripter
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
1 1 (50.00%) VMware