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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 28 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing Unix 20 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.31% 2.13% 3.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.39% 9.26% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 5
Average daily rate £413 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £308 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £324 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.73% +86.90%
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
122 108 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.29% 23.03% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 63 43
Average daily rate £363 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £213 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 23 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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
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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Crawley -2 10 £413 +32.00% 3
Worthing +9 7 - -
Gatwick +1 2 £366 +22.08% 1
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 42 (66.67%) Oracle
2 36 (57.14%) SQL
3 30 (47.62%) PL/SQL
4 25 (39.68%) Java
5 24 (38.10%) WebLogic
6 22 (34.92%) Linux
7 21 (33.33%) AIX
7 21 (33.33%) J2EE
7 21 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 19 (30.16%) Shell Script
8 19 (30.16%) Middleware
9 18 (28.57%) Informatica
10 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
11 16 (25.40%) Perl
11 16 (25.40%) Finance
12 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (22.22%) RUP
13 14 (22.22%) IBM
14 13 (20.63%) SOA
14 13 (20.63%) Solaris
15 12 (19.05%) Workflow
15 12 (19.05%) Ant
15 12 (19.05%) Oracle Fusion
15 12 (19.05%) Spring
15 12 (19.05%) Maven
16 11 (17.46%) Java EE
16 11 (17.46%) JIRA
16 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (17.46%) Oracle BPM

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 24 (38.10%) WebLogic
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (15.87%) Tomcat
4 9 (14.29%) Apache
5 8 (12.70%) AquaLogic
5 8 (12.70%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (7.94%) FileNet
7 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
8 3 (4.76%) Confluence
8 3 (4.76%) Documentum
9 1 (1.59%) CMS
Business Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.17%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) LDAP
2 6 (9.52%) DNS
2 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.94%) SAN
4 4 (6.35%) LAN
4 4 (6.35%) WAN
5 2 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.17%) MPLS
5 2 (3.17%) VPN
6 1 (1.59%) HTTP
6 1 (1.59%) Internet
6 1 (1.59%) Intranet
6 1 (1.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
3 9 (14.29%) DataStage
4 4 (6.35%) DB2
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.17%) MySQL
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.17%) VLDB
7 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Ant
1 12 (19.05%) Maven
2 11 (17.46%) JIRA
3 8 (12.70%) JIRA Agile
4 7 (11.11%) CA Gen
5 5 (7.94%) ClearCase
6 3 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.76%) ClearQuest
6 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.76%) Subversion
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.59%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.59%) JUnit
8 1 (1.59%) Toad
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Back Office
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) Architect
2 13 (20.63%) DBA
2 13 (20.63%) Production DBA
3 11 (17.46%) Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Applications Support
5 9 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
5 9 (14.29%) Oracle Production DBA
6 8 (12.70%) Oracle Architect
6 8 (12.70%) SQL DBA
7 7 (11.11%) Software Architect
8 6 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) Applications Support Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) Support Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) Unix Architect
8 6 (9.52%) Web Applications Support
9 5 (7.94%) Java Architect
9 5 (7.94%) Release Manager
10 4 (6.35%) DB2 DBA
10 4 (6.35%) Java Software Architect
10 4 (6.35%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) J2EE
2 19 (30.16%) Middleware
3 12 (19.05%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (19.05%) Spring
4 11 (17.46%) Java EE
5 9 (14.29%) XML
6 8 (12.70%) Dojo
6 8 (12.70%) Hibernate
6 8 (12.70%) JMS
6 8 (12.70%) jQuery
6 8 (12.70%) JSF
7 3 (4.76%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (4.76%) WebCenter
8 2 (3.17%) CSS
8 2 (3.17%) HTML
9 1 (1.59%) .NET
9 1 (1.59%) EJB
9 1 (1.59%) JSP
9 1 (1.59%) Servlets
9 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.35%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.76%) iSeries
4 2 (3.17%) AS400
4 2 (3.17%) BYOD
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) AIX
3 13 (20.63%) Solaris
4 5 (7.94%) Windows
5 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (22.22%) RUP
3 13 (20.63%) SOA
4 12 (19.05%) Workflow
5 9 (14.29%) ITIL
5 9 (14.29%) MVC
5 9 (14.29%) Service Management
6 8 (12.70%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 8 (12.70%) OOD
6 8 (12.70%) OOP
6 8 (12.70%) SDLC
6 8 (12.70%) UML
7 7 (11.11%) Project Management
8 6 (9.52%) High Availability
8 6 (9.52%) TOGAF
8 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
9 5 (7.94%) Release Management
9 5 (7.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (57.14%) SQL
2 30 (47.62%) PL/SQL
3 25 (39.68%) Java
4 19 (30.16%) Shell Script
5 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
6 16 (25.40%) Perl
7 3 (4.76%) ABAP
8 2 (3.17%) C
9 1 (1.59%) Python
9 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) GlusterFS
2 2 (3.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (3.17%) XenApp
2 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (4.76%) SCCM
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (3.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) Oracle
2 18 (28.57%) Informatica
3 14 (22.22%) IBM
4 11 (17.46%) Cognizant
5 10 (15.87%) Pega
6 9 (14.29%) Netezza
7 8 (12.70%) BEA
7 8 (12.70%) webMethods
8 6 (9.52%) F5
9 4 (6.35%) Vignette
9 4 (6.35%) VMware
10 3 (4.76%) Adobe
10 3 (4.76%) Citrix
10 3 (4.76%) Sun
10 3 (4.76%) Veritas
11 2 (3.17%) Cisco
11 2 (3.17%) EMC
11 2 (3.17%) FatWire
11 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.17%) StorageTek