The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 7 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing UNIX 17 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 12.59% 5.17% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.91% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
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£350 £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.26% +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+22.95% +1.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region.

Operating Systems Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 40.74% 36.21% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 8 1
Average daily rate £350 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX across the Welwyn Garden City region.

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Welwyn Garden City region.

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 9 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (27.78%) SAN
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) HPUX
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) SLA
4 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 4 (22.22%) Replication
4 4 (22.22%) NAS
4 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 3 (16.67%) C
5 3 (16.67%) Perl
5 3 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) LDAP
6 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (11.11%) Progress
6 2 (11.11%) LAN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.56%) nginx
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) FTP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) OpenVPN
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Gerrit
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) DBA
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Progress DBA
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) HPUX Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Replication
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) HP Superdome
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) HPUX
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
2 2 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
2 2 (11.11%) Tru64
3 1 (5.56%) SUSE
3 1 (5.56%) Fedora
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) SIEM
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 3 (16.67%) C
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
3 1 (5.56%) Korn
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Sendmail
2 1 (5.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) NetApp
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) Brocade
3 2 (11.11%) Progress
3 2 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (11.11%) Veritas
3 2 (11.11%) Compaq
4 1 (5.56%) BMC
4 1 (5.56%) CommVault
4 1 (5.56%) Sun
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.56%) 3PAR