The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tonbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank - 2 2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tonbridge - 50.00% 54.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 71.43% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Average daily rate
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- £360 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.26% +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+22.95% +1.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Tonbridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Tonbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tonbridge 54.55% 70.00% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Average daily rate £475 £343 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.68% -23.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Tonbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Tonbridge

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Tonbridge

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Tonbridge

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Tonbridge

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tonbridge region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) LDAP
2 5 (83.33%) NFS
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Veritas
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) HACMP
2 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (83.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) IBM

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tonbridge region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LDAP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) HACMP
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) NFS
1 5 (83.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) OpenView
2 2 (33.33%) Control-M
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Veritas
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Dell