The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 28 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Unix 8 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.86% 0.30% 2.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 1.22% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Average daily rate £375 £400 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +30.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £400 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-8.28% +86.90%
Unix
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 82 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 7.86% 24.70% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 28 21
Average daily rate £300 £250 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £138 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 44 14
Average hourly rate £15.85 £13.00 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.92% -42.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £26.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +6 7 £500 +25.00% 3
Atherstone - 1 £250 -
Unix
West Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (33.33%) LAN
5 6 (33.33%) WAN
5 6 (33.33%) Citrix
5 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) Migration
8 3 (16.67%) PLM
8 3 (16.67%) Teamcenter
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) C
8 3 (16.67%) C++
8 3 (16.67%) IBM
8 3 (16.67%) SOA
8 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 2 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
9 2 (11.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 2 (11.11%) Siemens NX
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
9 2 (11.11%) Itk
9 2 (11.11%) QA
9 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 2 (11.11%) ISPF

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (11.11%) IBM Notes
1 2 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) AutoCAD
1 2 (11.11%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Teamcenter
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LAN
1 6 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Operator
4 2 (11.11%) DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Mainframe Operator
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Support
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) DHTML
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) ISPF
1 2 (11.11%) Itk
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) XSL
1 2 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
3 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
4 1 (5.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) PLM
3 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) CAD
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Release Management
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C
1 3 (16.67%) C++
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) JCL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Tcl
2 2 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) OpenView
1 2 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) BMC
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) Intel
5 2 (11.11%) Lotus
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) webMethods