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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 21 24 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing Unix 46 39 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.44% 7.37% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.59% 28.06% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 4
Median daily rate £375 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £367 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
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
133 139 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.63% 26.28% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 75 58
Median daily rate £363 £330 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £428 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 29
Median hourly rate £36.50 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.21% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £50.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Worthing -8 15 £460 -29.23%
Crawley 0 9 £370 -12.94%
Gatwick -8 7 £365 -6.70%
Horsham - 3 - -
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Unix.

1 46 (62.16%) Oracle
2 31 (41.89%) Linux
3 28 (37.84%) Java
4 26 (35.14%) SQL
4 26 (35.14%) High Availability
5 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
5 21 (28.38%) Solaris
6 18 (24.32%) Windows
7 15 (20.27%) Service Management
7 15 (20.27%) Perl
8 14 (18.92%) WebLogic
9 13 (17.57%) NetBackup
10 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (16.22%) Subversion
10 12 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (16.22%) HTML
10 12 (16.22%) PL/SQL
10 12 (16.22%) XML
10 12 (16.22%) ITIL
10 12 (16.22%) CSS
10 12 (16.22%) VLDB
10 12 (16.22%) SAN
10 12 (16.22%) StorageTek
10 12 (16.22%) Veritas
10 12 (16.22%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (16.22%) Brocade
10 12 (16.22%) Web Development
10 12 (16.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
10 12 (16.22%) Git (software)

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (18.92%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.46%) Apache
3 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.35%) Confluence
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Remedy AR System
1 2 (2.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) Fibre Channel
1 12 (16.22%) SAN
2 10 (13.51%) LDAP
3 4 (5.41%) Internet
3 4 (5.41%) LAN
3 4 (5.41%) WAN
4 3 (4.05%) DNS
4 3 (4.05%) HTTP
4 3 (4.05%) MPLS
4 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.05%) VPN
5 1 (1.35%) Intranet
5 1 (1.35%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.35%) Network Security
5 1 (1.35%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) VLDB
2 11 (14.86%) Oracle Database
3 9 (12.16%) OLTP
4 8 (10.81%) MySQL
4 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.11%) Oracle OWB
6 5 (6.76%) DataStage
6 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Git (software)
1 12 (16.22%) Subversion
2 5 (6.76%) ClearCase
2 5 (6.76%) Cucumber
2 5 (6.76%) Gatling
2 5 (6.76%) Selenium
3 3 (4.05%) CA Gen
3 3 (4.05%) ClearQuest
4 2 (2.70%) JIRA
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Back Office
2 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Administrator
2 14 (18.92%) Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Unix Administrator
4 11 (14.86%) Scala Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Analyst
6 9 (12.16%) Architect
7 8 (10.81%) Test Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) Support Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Applications Support
9 6 (8.11%) Java Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Java Scala Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Middleware Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Solaris Administrator
9 6 (8.11%) Web Applications Support
10 5 (6.76%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Applications Support Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) DBA
10 5 (6.76%) Web Applications Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Web Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) CSS
1 12 (16.22%) HTML
1 12 (16.22%) XML
2 11 (14.86%) J2EE
3 7 (9.46%) WebCenter
4 6 (8.11%) Middleware
5 5 (6.76%) .NET
5 5 (6.76%) Web Services
6 3 (4.05%) REST
6 3 (4.05%) SOAP
7 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.70%) Mustache
7 2 (2.70%) Sass
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.76%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (5.41%) CMDB
3 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.05%) BYOD
4 3 (4.05%) iSeries
4 3 (4.05%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.89%) Linux
2 21 (28.38%) Solaris
3 18 (24.32%) Windows
4 11 (14.86%) Mac OS X
5 5 (6.76%) AIX
5 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.05%) Fedora
6 3 (4.05%) HPUX
6 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) High Availability
2 15 (20.27%) Service Management
3 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (16.22%) ITIL
3 12 (16.22%) Web Development
4 10 (13.51%) Configuration Management
5 8 (10.81%) Continuous Deployment
5 8 (10.81%) ITSM
6 7 (9.46%) Project Planning
6 7 (9.46%) Test Scripting
7 6 (8.11%) SDLC
8 5 (6.76%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (6.76%) Change Management
8 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.76%) Integration Testing
8 5 (6.76%) Planning and Forecasting
8 5 (6.76%) Test Strategy
9 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.41%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) Java
2 26 (35.14%) SQL
3 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
4 15 (20.27%) Perl
5 12 (16.22%) PL/SQL
6 10 (13.51%) Scala
7 8 (10.81%) Python
7 8 (10.81%) Ruby
7 8 (10.81%) Shell Script
8 6 (8.11%) PHP
9 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.76%) C++
10 3 (4.05%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) ISEB
2 4 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.05%) Degree
4 2 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) PMBOK
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) GlusterFS
4 3 (4.05%) XenApp
4 3 (4.05%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) NetBackup
2 12 (16.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 9 (12.16%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (4.05%) SCCM
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.35%) SCOM
6 1 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 46 (62.16%) Oracle
2 12 (16.22%) Brocade
2 12 (16.22%) StorageTek
2 12 (16.22%) Veritas
3 11 (14.86%) webMethods
4 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.16%) Informatica
5 9 (12.16%) Sun
6 8 (10.81%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.11%) HP
7 6 (8.11%) VMware
8 5 (6.76%) EMC
8 5 (6.76%) F5
8 5 (6.76%) FatWire
8 5 (6.76%) IBM
8 5 (6.76%) Netezza
8 5 (6.76%) SAP
8 5 (6.76%) ServiceNow
9 4 (5.41%) Cisco
9 4 (5.41%) Cognizant