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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 56 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +8
Contract jobs citing Unix 28 36 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.69% 6.43% 3.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.14% 21.69% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 4
Median daily rate £413 £400 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £280 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £359
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
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
198 166 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.12% 29.64% 33.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 106 68
Median daily rate £371 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.23% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 15
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £16.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +17.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.87 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.90 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 26 May 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 26 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
Crawley -7 10 £413 +10.00% 5
Worthing -44 9 £650 +44.44%
Gatwick +4 2 £365 -
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Unix.

1 35 (67.31%) Oracle
2 28 (53.85%) SQL
3 17 (32.69%) Linux
4 16 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 15 (28.85%) Informatica
6 14 (26.92%) Java
6 14 (26.92%) Windows
6 14 (26.92%) Finance
7 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (23.08%) IBM
7 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 12 (23.08%) Scala
7 12 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database
8 11 (21.15%) AIX
8 11 (21.15%) DataStage
8 11 (21.15%) Netezza
9 10 (19.23%) NetBackup
9 10 (19.23%) Solaris
9 10 (19.23%) XML
10 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
10 9 (17.31%) CSS
10 9 (17.31%) HTML
10 9 (17.31%) Mac OS X
10 9 (17.31%) Veritas
10 9 (17.31%) SAN
10 9 (17.31%) Cognizant
10 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (17.31%) Web Development
10 9 (17.31%) Subversion

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 6 (11.54%) Confluence
1 6 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) SAN
2 8 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (7.69%) HTTP
3 4 (7.69%) LAN
3 4 (7.69%) MPLS
3 4 (7.69%) VPN
3 4 (7.69%) WAN
4 2 (3.85%) LDAP
5 1 (1.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) DataStage
1 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database
2 8 (15.38%) VLDB
3 7 (13.46%) MySQL
4 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.85%) OLTP
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
1 9 (17.31%) Subversion
2 7 (13.46%) Cucumber
2 7 (13.46%) Gatling
2 7 (13.46%) Selenium
3 6 (11.54%) JIRA
4 4 (7.69%) CA Gen
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (3.85%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Back Office
2 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Administrator
2 10 (19.23%) DBA
2 10 (19.23%) Oracle DBA
2 10 (19.23%) Oracle Production DBA
2 10 (19.23%) Production DBA
3 9 (17.31%) SQL DBA
4 8 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
5 7 (13.46%) Scala Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (9.62%) Automation Tester
7 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Java Scala Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Tester
8 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Network Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) XML
2 9 (17.31%) CSS
2 9 (17.31%) HTML
3 5 (9.62%) J2EE
4 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.85%) Mustache
4 2 (3.85%) Sass
4 2 (3.85%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.92%) Middleware
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.46%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.69%) BYOD
4 4 (7.69%) iSeries
4 4 (7.69%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.85%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) DataPower
6 1 (1.92%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Linux
2 14 (26.92%) Windows
3 11 (21.15%) AIX
4 10 (19.23%) Solaris
5 9 (17.31%) Mac OS X
6 7 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (17.31%) Web Development
3 8 (15.38%) High Availability
3 8 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 6 (11.54%) Open Source
5 5 (9.62%) ITIL
5 5 (9.62%) Test Strategy
6 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.69%) Project Management
6 4 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (7.69%) Service Management
6 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (7.69%) Web Design
7 3 (5.77%) Scrum
7 3 (5.77%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) SQL
2 16 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 14 (26.92%) Java
4 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 12 (23.08%) Scala
5 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.62%) Python
6 5 (9.62%) Ruby
7 4 (7.69%) C
7 4 (7.69%) Perl
8 2 (3.85%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) ISEB
2 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 6 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) PMBOK
2 2 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (13.46%) GlusterFS
3 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.69%) XenApp
3 4 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) NetBackup
2 8 (15.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 7 (13.46%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (7.69%) SCCM
6 1 (1.92%) SCOM
6 1 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 35 (67.31%) Oracle
2 15 (28.85%) Informatica
3 12 (23.08%) IBM
4 11 (21.15%) Netezza
5 9 (17.31%) Cognizant
5 9 (17.31%) Veritas
6 8 (15.38%) Brocade
6 8 (15.38%) StorageTek
7 7 (13.46%) EMC
7 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
7 7 (13.46%) Sun
7 7 (13.46%) webMethods
8 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.69%) BEA
9 4 (7.69%) Cisco
9 4 (7.69%) Citrix
9 4 (7.69%) Pega
9 4 (7.69%) VMware
10 2 (3.85%) Adobe
10 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint