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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 96 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.83% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £320 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £346 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.30% +15.41%
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
1108 801 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.18% 94.68% 93.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 537 315
Median daily rate £370 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 34
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.77 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% +31.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.14 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 27 September 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 - 10 £320 -
Unix Administrator
North East

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 17 (100.00%) Unix
2 13 (76.47%) Solaris
3 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
4 10 (58.82%) AIX
4 10 (58.82%) High Availability
5 9 (52.94%) Firewall
5 9 (52.94%) Linux
6 8 (47.06%) Oracle
6 8 (47.06%) HPUX
6 8 (47.06%) Sun
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco
7 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
7 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
7 7 (41.18%) J2EE
7 7 (41.18%) JBoss
7 7 (41.18%) Apache
7 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
7 7 (41.18%) iPlanet
7 7 (41.18%) SUSE
7 7 (41.18%) Oracle Application Server
7 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
7 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
7 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
7 7 (41.18%) F5
8 6 (35.29%) Clustering
8 6 (35.29%) SAN
8 6 (35.29%) ITIL
9 5 (29.41%) Veritas
9 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
9 5 (29.41%) Veritas Volume Manager

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 7 (41.18%) Apache
1 7 (41.18%) iPlanet
1 7 (41.18%) JBoss
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle Application Server
1 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
1 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 6 (35.29%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) J2EE
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) HACMP
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Unix
2 13 (76.47%) Solaris
3 10 (58.82%) AIX
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) HPUX
6 7 (41.18%) SUSE
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) High Availability
2 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
7 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) Operations Management
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
8 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.88%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.88%) Korn
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) AAT
2 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (11.76%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (11.76%) GPFS
3 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) Sun
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) F5
4 5 (29.41%) Veritas
5 2 (11.76%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Opsware