The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 8 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 11.36% 14.29% 17.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 54.55% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 9
Median daily rate £375 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.08 £32.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-22.84% +15.04%
Unix
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 34.09% 26.19% 40.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 14
Median daily rate £388 £300 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £268 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

Unix
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston 0 5 £375 +25.00%
Unix
Scotland

Unix
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) Windows

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Database Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Database Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Migration Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Database Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Database Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle