The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 34 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Unix 3 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.19% 1.62% 7.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 7.69% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 12
Median daily rate £500 £425 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +10.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £425 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £359
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +25.00%
Unix
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 52 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.67% 21.05% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 45
Median daily rate £400 £383 £211
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +81.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -1 3 £500 +17.64%
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Unix.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) UML
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (35.71%) LDAP
2 5 (35.71%) Java EE
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) OAuth
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (28.57%) SPNEGO
3 4 (28.57%) JSON
3 4 (28.57%) Puppet
3 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (28.57%) vCloud
3 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
3 4 (28.57%) KVM
3 4 (28.57%) ForgeRock
3 4 (28.57%) Docker
3 4 (28.57%) LXC
3 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) SFIA
3 4 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) HTTP
3 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
3 4 (28.57%) SSL
3 4 (28.57%) IIS

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LDAP
2 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
2 4 (28.57%) SSL
2 4 (28.57%) X.509
3 3 (21.43%) BGP
3 3 (21.43%) Multicast
3 3 (21.43%) OSPF
3 3 (21.43%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Gradle
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Integration Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Build Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Integration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Java EE
2 4 (28.57%) JSON
2 4 (28.57%) OAuth
2 4 (28.57%) SAML
2 4 (28.57%) SPNEGO
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) Mason
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 3 (21.43%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (35.71%) UML
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (28.57%) SFIA
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C
2 4 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) RHCE
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 4 (28.57%) KVM
1 4 (28.57%) LXC
1 4 (28.57%) vCloud
1 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) ForgeRock
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds