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 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing UNIX 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - 3.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
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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
7 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 14.29% 33.33% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Average daily rate £200 £438 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Average hourly rate £16.20 £16.10 £16.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £18.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Coverity
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Coverity