The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 14 27 6
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs citing Unix 88 44 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.38% 6.32% 13.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.13% 33.33% 52.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 26 34
Median daily rate £350 £283 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.89% -18.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £156 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £713 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £23.58 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+65.42% -40.69%

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

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
237 132 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 33.33% 18.97% 24.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 80 62
Median daily rate £345 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £174 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £533 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 2 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.25 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% -5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.25 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.45 £17.85 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Unix
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 across the Tyne and Wear region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Unix
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 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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 +11 88 £350 +23.89% 9
Unix
North East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Unix.

1 220 (78.85%) Linux
2 145 (51.97%) Windows
3 127 (45.52%) Oracle
4 114 (40.86%) AIX
5 105 (37.63%) DevOps
6 101 (36.20%) ITIL
6 101 (36.20%) Red Hat
7 96 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
8 95 (34.05%) Security Cleared
9 87 (31.18%) Analytical Skills
10 84 (30.11%) WebLogic
11 82 (29.39%) SC Cleared
12 81 (29.03%) SQL
13 78 (27.96%) HP
14 77 (27.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 71 (25.45%) Open Source
15 71 (25.45%) Windows Server
15 71 (25.45%) Change Management
16 66 (23.66%) TCP/IP
17 64 (22.94%) WebSphere
18 62 (22.22%) Perl
19 61 (21.86%) Solaris
20 59 (21.15%) Microsoft
20 59 (21.15%) Configuration Management
21 57 (20.43%) JBoss
22 55 (19.71%) Problem Management
23 53 (19.00%) Java
23 53 (19.00%) IBM
24 52 (18.64%) Software Packaging
25 47 (16.85%) Sun

Unix
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 84 (30.11%) WebLogic
2 64 (22.94%) WebSphere
3 57 (20.43%) JBoss
4 35 (12.54%) Oracle Application Server
5 31 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 30 (10.75%) Apache
6 30 (10.75%) Tomcat
7 28 (10.04%) iPlanet
8 25 (8.96%) Confluence
9 15 (5.38%) Tuxedo
10 10 (3.58%) Oracle Workflow
11 9 (3.23%) MQSeries
11 9 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (2.87%) FileNet
13 5 (1.79%) SAS
14 4 (1.43%) AquaLogic
14 4 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.72%) Jetty
15 2 (0.72%) Mongrel
15 2 (0.72%) nginx
Applications
1 44 (15.77%) MS Excel
2 43 (15.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (7.53%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 13 (4.66%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (2.51%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (1.43%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 45 (16.13%) IaaS
1 45 (16.13%) PaaS
1 45 (16.13%) SaaS
2 22 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.30%) Trello
5 5 (1.79%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.08%) GitHub
6 3 (1.08%) HP Helion
7 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.72%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (23.66%) TCP/IP
2 41 (14.70%) Firewall
3 32 (11.47%) LDAP
4 21 (7.53%) SSL
5 11 (3.94%) DNS
6 8 (2.87%) Internet
6 8 (2.87%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (2.87%) Network Security
6 8 (2.87%) OpenLDAP
6 8 (2.87%) SSH
7 7 (2.51%) HTTP
8 5 (1.79%) CTI
9 3 (1.08%) DHCP
9 3 (1.08%) IPsec
10 2 (0.72%) FTP
11 1 (0.36%) BGP
11 1 (0.36%) MPLS
11 1 (0.36%) OSPF
11 1 (0.36%) VPN
11 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.75%) BusinessObjects
2 20 (7.17%) SQL Server
3 18 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 13 (4.66%) DB2
4 13 (4.66%) MongoDB
4 13 (4.66%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.51%) Ingres
8 7 (2.51%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.08%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (1.08%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.36%) DTS
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (12.19%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 23 (8.24%) JIRA
4 22 (7.89%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (4.30%) GitLab
6 4 (1.43%) Log4j
7 2 (0.72%) ProC
7 2 (0.72%) Toad
7 2 (0.72%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.36%) GCC
8 1 (0.36%) GDB
8 1 (0.36%) Subversion
8 1 (0.36%) Xcode
General
1 8 (2.87%) Manufacturing
2 2 (0.72%) Finance
3 1 (0.36%) Banking
3 1 (0.36%) Games
3 1 (0.36%) German Language
3 1 (0.36%) Law
3 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (18.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (11.47%) Administrator
3 24 (8.60%) Operations Engineer
3 24 (8.60%) Support Engineer
3 24 (8.60%) Unix Engineer
4 21 (7.53%) DBA
5 18 (6.45%) Developer
5 18 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 16 (5.73%) Analyst
7 15 (5.38%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (5.38%) Oracle DBA
7 15 (5.38%) Support Analyst
8 14 (5.02%) Automation Engineer
8 14 (5.02%) Operations Analyst
8 14 (5.02%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 13 (4.66%) Operational Support Analyst
9 13 (4.66%) Operations Support Analyst
10 12 (4.30%) Solaris Engineer
10 12 (4.30%) Technical Leader
11 11 (3.94%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (18.64%) Software Packaging
2 38 (13.62%) J2EE
3 22 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
4 21 (7.53%) Middleware
5 13 (4.66%) Web Services
6 9 (3.23%) IBM Integration Bus
7 8 (2.87%) REST
8 6 (2.15%) SOAP
8 6 (2.15%) XML
9 5 (1.79%) WSDL
10 4 (1.43%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.43%) HTML
10 4 (1.43%) JAX-RPC
10 4 (1.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 4 (1.43%) XSL
10 4 (1.43%) XSLT
11 3 (1.08%) .NET
11 3 (1.08%) Dropwizard
12 2 (0.72%) CSS
12 2 (0.72%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 87 (31.18%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (12.19%) Clustering
3 19 (6.81%) Tandem
4 14 (5.02%) Mainframe
5 13 (4.66%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.30%) Data Centre
7 10 (3.58%) IBM Mainframe
8 8 (2.87%) DataPower
9 7 (2.51%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.79%) Handset
11 4 (1.43%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.43%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.43%) HACMP
12 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.36%) AS400
13 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 220 (78.85%) Linux
2 145 (51.97%) Windows
3 114 (40.86%) AIX
4 77 (27.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 71 (25.45%) Windows Server
6 61 (21.86%) Solaris
7 40 (14.34%) Windows XP
8 32 (11.47%) Windows 2000
9 14 (5.02%) zOS
10 11 (3.94%) HPUX
11 10 (3.58%) SUSE
12 9 (3.23%) OS/390
13 7 (2.51%) VME
14 6 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (1.79%) MVS
16 4 (1.43%) Mac OS X
16 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
18 2 (0.72%) VMS
19 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (37.63%) DevOps
2 101 (36.20%) ITIL
3 96 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (25.45%) Change Management
4 71 (25.45%) Open Source
5 59 (21.15%) Configuration Management
6 55 (19.71%) Problem Management
7 47 (16.85%) Data Management
8 44 (15.77%) Change Control
8 44 (15.77%) High Availability
9 40 (14.34%) Service Management
10 35 (12.54%) PRINCE2
11 33 (11.83%) OO
11 33 (11.83%) Release Management
12 32 (11.47%) ITSM
13 30 (10.75%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 28 (10.04%) Load Balancing
15 19 (6.81%) Incident Management
15 19 (6.81%) Server Monitoring
16 16 (5.73%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 81 (29.03%) SQL
2 62 (22.22%) Perl
3 53 (19.00%) Java
4 40 (14.34%) PowerShell
5 38 (13.62%) Shell Script
6 33 (11.83%) VB
7 13 (4.66%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.23%) C
9 8 (2.87%) C++
9 8 (2.87%) Korn
10 5 (1.79%) COBOL
10 5 (1.79%) Scala
11 4 (1.43%) Python
11 4 (1.43%) Ruby
12 3 (1.08%) C#
12 3 (1.08%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.08%) VBScript
13 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 95 (34.05%) Security Cleared
2 82 (29.39%) SC Cleared
3 25 (8.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (3.94%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.43%) Degree
5 4 (1.43%) IBM AIX Certification
6 3 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.72%) CCNA
7 2 (0.72%) CCNP
7 2 (0.72%) IBM Certification
7 2 (0.72%) MCSE
7 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) CCA
8 1 (0.36%) CCDA
8 1 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.36%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.75%) SLA
2 10 (3.58%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (2.51%) QA
4 3 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 13 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.23%) NFS
5 8 (2.87%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 5 (1.79%) Docker
7 4 (1.43%) GPFS
7 4 (1.43%) Oracle Clusterware
8 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.72%) Xen
9 1 (0.36%) KVM
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (15.05%) Puppet
2 34 (12.19%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (8.24%) HP SiteScope
4 22 (7.89%) Ansible
5 21 (7.53%) Tivoli
6 18 (6.45%) Dollar Universe
7 10 (3.58%) Data Guard
8 8 (2.87%) Forum Sentry
9 7 (2.51%) Control-M
10 5 (1.79%) MOM
11 4 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (1.43%) Packer
12 3 (1.08%) Terraform
13 2 (0.72%) SCOM
14 1 (0.36%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 127 (45.52%) Oracle
2 101 (36.20%) Red Hat
3 78 (27.96%) HP
4 59 (21.15%) Microsoft
5 53 (19.00%) IBM
6 47 (16.85%) Sun
7 31 (11.11%) Cisco
7 31 (11.11%) Informatica
8 29 (10.39%) F5
9 27 (9.68%) Siebel
10 26 (9.32%) Veritas
11 25 (8.96%) Axway
12 22 (7.89%) Atlassian
13 18 (6.45%) TIBCO
14 15 (5.38%) CA
15 13 (4.66%) VMware
16 8 (2.87%) Citrix
17 6 (2.15%) ServiceNow
18 3 (1.08%) BMC
18 3 (1.08%) Google
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