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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 44 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Contract jobs citing Unix 10 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.58% 13.83% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.26% 55.32% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 2
Median daily rate £425 £650 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +67.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £405 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £800 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £358
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
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
108 47 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 27.84% 25.00% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 34 17
Median daily rate £425 £525 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £785 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
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 27 May 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 (73.91%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) AIX
3 11 (47.83%) Solaris
3 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
4 10 (43.48%) HPUX
5 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
5 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
6 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
7 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (26.09%) Oracle
8 6 (26.09%) Migration
9 5 (21.74%) VMware
10 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) Firewall
10 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.04%) yum
11 3 (13.04%) Puppet
11 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
11 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
11 3 (13.04%) IBM
11 3 (13.04%) VPN
11 3 (13.04%) DNS
11 3 (13.04%) SOA
12 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
12 2 (8.70%) Internet
12 2 (8.70%) SQL
12 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
12 2 (8.70%) Java

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 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
1 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) LDAP
4 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) AIX Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Architect
4 1 (4.35%) HPUX Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (4.35%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) PKI
3 2 (8.70%) Social Media
4 1 (4.35%) HACMP
4 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) AIX
3 11 (47.83%) Solaris
4 10 (43.48%) HPUX
5 9 (39.13%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Information Assurance
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) SIEM
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (8.70%) CLAS
4 1 (4.35%) GCFA
4 1 (4.35%) GCFE
4 1 (4.35%) GIAC
4 1 (4.35%) GREM
4 1 (4.35%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (4.35%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) JSP 440
1 2 (8.70%) RMADS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) vCloud
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
1 3 (13.04%) yum
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.70%) StatsD
3 1 (4.35%) Graylog
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) Apigee
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) Mashery
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Sun