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 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 10 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.27% - 2.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% - 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
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
Somerset

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
10 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 22.73% 19.57% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 10
Median daily rate £900 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.41% +22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £970 £462 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Unix
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Taunton

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 Taunton region with a requirement for Unix.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas