The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 15 13 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.00% 1.96% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 10.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £410 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £25.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+54.88% -35.43%

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

Operating Systems Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 18.00% 19.61% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 4
Median daily rate £325 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £379 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £448 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Unix
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Unix.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat