The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 107 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.17% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £387 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Unix Administrator
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1118 695 605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.63% 95.60% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 436 410
Median daily rate £380 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 41 19
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +31.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Tyne and Wear region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Unix Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Unix Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Unix Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix Administrator across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Unix Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Unix Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -35 2 £387 -3.25%
Unix Administrator
North East

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Unix Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) Solaris
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) JBoss
3 8 (53.33%) WebLogic
3 8 (53.33%) AIX
3 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) High Availability
4 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
4 7 (46.67%) SUSE
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 7 (46.67%) iPlanet
4 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (46.67%) J2EE
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) Sun
4 7 (46.67%) HPUX
4 7 (46.67%) Apache
4 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
4 7 (46.67%) F5
5 6 (40.00%) Clustering
6 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) Veritas
6 5 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 8 (53.33%) JBoss
1 8 (53.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (46.67%) Apache
2 7 (46.67%) iPlanet
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) LDAP
4 1 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Solaris
3 8 (53.33%) AIX
4 7 (46.67%) HPUX
4 7 (46.67%) SUSE
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) High Availability
2 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
3 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.67%) Release Management
7 1 (6.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Korn
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (13.33%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
3 7 (46.67%) F5
3 7 (46.67%) Sun
4 5 (33.33%) Veritas
5 1 (6.67%) HP