The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 39 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing UNIX 26 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.38% 2.70% 3.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.95% 9.52% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 6
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£450 £501 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% +19.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £360 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
UNIX
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
163 105 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.44% 28.38% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 64 43
Average daily rate £350 £315 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £160 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £427 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 15
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £33.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

UNIX
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Worthing +6 15 £463 -
Crawley -2 4 £313 -39.17% 1
East Grinstead - 1 £450 -
Chichester - 1 - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 20 (58.82%) Oracle
1 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 14 (41.18%) Apache
3 14 (41.18%) Tomcat
4 12 (35.29%) Windows
4 12 (35.29%) Java
5 11 (32.35%) Web Development
6 9 (26.47%) Intranet
6 9 (26.47%) Internet
6 9 (26.47%) Perl
6 9 (26.47%) J2EE
6 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (20.59%) VMware
7 7 (20.59%) Clustering
7 7 (20.59%) SCCM
7 7 (20.59%) SCOM
7 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
7 7 (20.59%) HPUX
7 7 (20.59%) SAN
7 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (20.59%) SCSM
8 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.65%) IIS
8 6 (17.65%) CSS
8 6 (17.65%) Problem Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 14 (41.18%) Apache
1 14 (41.18%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) IIS
3 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 4 (11.76%) Documentum
4 2 (5.88%) Lync
5 1 (2.94%) SAS
5 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Intranet
1 9 (26.47%) Internet
2 7 (20.59%) SAN
3 5 (14.71%) HTTP
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
4 2 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
1 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (2.94%) DataStage
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.94%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Subversion
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (5.88%) Toad
2 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) CA Gen
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Web Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Applications Support
4 5 (14.71%) Web Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Scala Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Database Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Server Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) J2EE
2 6 (17.65%) CSS
3 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 3 (8.82%) XML
5 2 (5.88%) SOAP
6 1 (2.94%) RESTful
6 1 (2.94%) Spring
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) JSP
6 1 (2.94%) Servlets
6 1 (2.94%) Middleware
6 1 (2.94%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Visualisation
3 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.88%) FlexPod
4 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.59%) HPUX
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (14.71%) Mac OS X
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Web Development
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Web Design
4 5 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) Direct Marketing
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 12 (35.29%) Java
4 9 (26.47%) Perl
5 5 (14.71%) Scala
6 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) AWK
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (11.76%) ISEB
1 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) CCA
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCCM
1 7 (20.59%) SCOM
1 7 (20.59%) SCSM
2 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) F5
5 3 (8.82%) 3PAR
5 3 (8.82%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) NetApp
5 3 (8.82%) webMethods
6 2 (5.88%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) Pega
7 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) BEA
7 1 (2.94%) Informatica
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