The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 17 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing Unix 12 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 6.56% 5.77% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.43% 38.89% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 1
Median daily rate £400 £485 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.52% +61.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Unix
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 54 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 20.22% 14.84% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 25
Median daily rate £425 £365 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -24.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £537 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 12
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Unix.

1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) HPUX
3 13 (59.09%) Migration
4 12 (54.55%) Oracle
5 11 (50.00%) Solaris
5 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 10 (45.45%) AIX
7 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
8 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
9 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (27.27%) HP
10 6 (27.27%) DB2
10 6 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
11 5 (22.73%) VMware
11 5 (22.73%) SQL
11 5 (22.73%) EMC
11 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
11 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
12 4 (18.18%) Citrix
12 4 (18.18%) DHCP
12 4 (18.18%) Windows
12 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
13 3 (13.64%) Firewall
13 3 (13.64%) StarTeam
13 3 (13.64%) MySQL
13 3 (13.64%) ClearCase
13 3 (13.64%) SOA
13 3 (13.64%) DNS

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (9.09%) Apache
1 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DHCP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) LDAP
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) DB2
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) ClearCase
1 3 (13.64%) StarTeam
2 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) HPUX Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Unix Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Data Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) AIX Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) EMC Storage Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Migration Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.09%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) HPUX
3 11 (50.00%) Solaris
4 10 (45.45%) AIX
5 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
6 1 (4.55%) Microservices
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Ticket Management
6 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (9.09%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.09%) JSP 440
1 2 (9.09%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
1 3 (13.64%) yum
2 1 (4.55%) Graylog
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) HP
3 5 (22.73%) EMC
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft