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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 28 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing UNIX 8 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.22% 3.58% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.26% 18.33% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
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£356 £318 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.20% -31.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £248 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £427 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+29.09% -9.83%
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
78 60 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 21.67% 19.54% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 19
Average daily rate £325 £285 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £166 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 8
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.85 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.20% +26.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.36 £32.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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
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 17 April 2015. 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
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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 -1 2 £400 -5.88% 4
Leamington Spa - - - -
Nuneaton - - - -
UNIX
West Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) Oracle
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Veritas
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) HPUX
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
3 4 (36.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (36.36%) Puppet
3 4 (36.36%) vCloud
4 3 (27.27%) HP Superdome
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) AIX
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) RAD
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (18.18%) SSADM
5 2 (18.18%) RUP
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Yourdon

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) HPUX Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Support
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) HP Superdome
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (36.36%) HPUX
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) UML
2 2 (18.18%) RAD
2 2 (18.18%) SSADM
2 2 (18.18%) RUP
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Yourdon
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) OCP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (36.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 4 (36.36%) vCloud
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (9.09%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Data Guard
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Veritas
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) IBM