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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 31 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Unix 14 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.56% 5.12% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 40.74% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 1
Median daily rate £425 £638 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +112.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.11% +12.85%
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
77 27 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 25.08% 12.56% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 20 28
Median daily rate £425 £400 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £800 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 22 (75.86%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) AIX
3 15 (51.72%) HPUX
3 15 (51.72%) Solaris
3 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
4 13 (44.83%) Migration
5 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
6 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (37.93%) Oracle
6 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
7 8 (27.59%) Windows
8 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
9 6 (20.69%) DB2
9 6 (20.69%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) Citrix
10 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
10 5 (17.24%) EMC
10 5 (17.24%) IBM
11 4 (13.79%) DHCP
11 4 (13.79%) Firewall
11 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
11 4 (13.79%) VMware
11 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (10.34%) SOA
12 3 (10.34%) VPN
12 3 (10.34%) DNS
12 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
12 3 (10.34%) yum
12 3 (10.34%) Puppet

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 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) DHCP
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) DB2
2 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
2 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Administrator
3 2 (6.90%) Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Security Specialist
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Data Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Designer
4 1 (3.45%) EMC Storage Architect
4 1 (3.45%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Lead Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
1 2 (6.90%) Middleware
1 2 (6.90%) Node.js
1 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) JSON
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) HACMP
4 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) AIX
3 15 (51.72%) HPUX
3 15 (51.72%) Solaris
4 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (27.59%) Windows
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) SOA
4 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) High Availability
5 1 (3.45%) Microservices
5 1 (3.45%) Open Source
5 1 (3.45%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) SIEM
5 1 (3.45%) Threat Management
5 1 (3.45%) Ticket Management
5 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (6.90%) CLAS
4 1 (3.45%) GCFA
4 1 (3.45%) GCFE
4 1 (3.45%) GIAC
4 1 (3.45%) GREM
4 1 (3.45%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (3.45%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) JSP 440
1 2 (6.90%) RMADS
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) vCloud
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Puppet
1 3 (10.34%) yum
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) StatsD
3 1 (3.45%) Graylog
3 1 (3.45%) Nagios
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.69%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) EMC
4 5 (17.24%) IBM
5 4 (13.79%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) Apigee
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Mashery
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft