The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 35 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Unix 9 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.60% 3.65% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.75% 25.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate £575 £430 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £39.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +113.51%
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
61 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 17.63% 14.16% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 24 18
Average daily rate £475 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Java
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) Solaris
5 10 (38.46%) Web Accessibility
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 8 (30.77%) Oracle
6 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 7 (26.92%) AIX
7 7 (26.92%) HPUX
7 7 (26.92%) HTTP
7 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
8 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 5 (19.23%) .NET
9 5 (19.23%) XML
9 5 (19.23%) Python
9 5 (19.23%) SLA
9 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
9 5 (19.23%) Internet
9 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (19.23%) VMware
9 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (19.23%) jQuery
9 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
9 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (15.38%) Microservices

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) HTTP
2 5 (19.23%) Internet
3 4 (15.38%) FTP
3 4 (15.38%) SMTP
4 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.85%) LDAP
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) PowerCenter
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Programmer
4 3 (11.54%) webMethods Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior webMethods Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Informatica Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) CSS
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) jQuery
2 5 (19.23%) XML
3 4 (15.38%) CSS3
3 4 (15.38%) D3.js
3 4 (15.38%) HTML5
3 4 (15.38%) JDBC
3 4 (15.38%) SAP XI
3 4 (15.38%) XHTML
4 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.85%) Ajax
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.85%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Solaris
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) AIX
3 7 (26.92%) HPUX
4 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Web Accessibility
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Microservices
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) OOP
3 4 (15.38%) SOA
3 4 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (11.54%) Web Design
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) Machine Learning
6 1 (3.85%) Parallel Computing
6 1 (3.85%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) C++
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) R
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) GCFA
4 1 (3.85%) GCFE
4 1 (3.85%) GIAC
4 1 (3.85%) GREM
4 1 (3.85%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) StatsD
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) IBM
3 4 (15.38%) SAP
3 4 (15.38%) webMethods
4 1 (3.85%) Apigee
4 1 (3.85%) Avaya
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) Hitachi
4 1 (3.85%) Informatica
4 1 (3.85%) Mashery
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.85%) Sun
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau
4 1 (3.85%) Teradata
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