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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing UNIX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £29.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -14.70%
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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
22 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 37.29% 24.00% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 5
Average daily rate £148 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £425 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £11.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +35.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

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 23 September 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) CommVault
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Star Schema
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica ETL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) CommVault
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (25.00%) Coverity
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle