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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
South East / West Sussex
Rank 23 23 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Contract jobs citing Unix 26 30 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.96% 5.93% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.59% 20.98% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 6
Median daily rate £425 £413 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £380 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £429 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £30.58
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +22.64%

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
85 143 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.50% 28.26% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 93 49
Median daily rate £363 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 18
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +108.33%
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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -6 17 £650 -
Crawley +5 4 £250 -39.39%
Gatwick - 3 £363 - 1
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
2 33 (50.77%) Linux
3 32 (49.23%) Oracle
4 23 (35.38%) Perl
5 22 (33.85%) WebLogic
6 21 (32.31%) Java
7 20 (30.77%) SQL
7 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (29.23%) Configuration Management
9 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
10 17 (26.15%) High Availability
10 17 (26.15%) Service Management
11 16 (24.62%) ITIL
11 16 (24.62%) Apache
11 16 (24.62%) Relational Database
12 14 (21.54%) Scala
12 14 (21.54%) WebCenter
12 14 (21.54%) Subversion
12 14 (21.54%) Solaris
12 14 (21.54%) CSS
12 14 (21.54%) HTML
12 14 (21.54%) J2EE
13 13 (20.00%) Middleware
14 12 (18.46%) Scrum
14 12 (18.46%) Windows
14 12 (18.46%) Web Development
15 11 (16.92%) XML
15 11 (16.92%) HTTP
15 11 (16.92%) Red Hat
15 11 (16.92%) Mac OS X

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 22 (33.85%) WebLogic
2 16 (24.62%) Apache
3 8 (12.31%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.69%) Confluence
4 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.08%) JBoss
6 2 (3.08%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (3.08%) Remedy AR System
1 2 (3.08%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) GitHub
1 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) HTTP
2 9 (13.85%) Internet
3 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.23%) DNS
5 5 (7.69%) LDAP
6 3 (4.62%) SSL
7 2 (3.08%) LAN
7 2 (3.08%) WAN
8 1 (1.54%) 3G
8 1 (1.54%) DHCP
8 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.54%) Firewall
8 1 (1.54%) FTP
8 1 (1.54%) Intranet
8 1 (1.54%) IPsec
8 1 (1.54%) IPv6
8 1 (1.54%) MPLS
8 1 (1.54%) OSPF
8 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) Relational Database
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 7 (10.77%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.15%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (4.62%) MySQL
6 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
2 14 (21.54%) Subversion
3 7 (10.77%) JIRA
4 5 (7.69%) ClearCase
4 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.69%) Selenium
5 4 (6.15%) Gatling
6 3 (4.62%) ClearQuest
7 2 (3.08%) Ant
7 2 (3.08%) CA Gen
7 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.08%) Grunt
7 2 (3.08%) gulp
7 2 (3.08%) IntelliJ
7 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.08%) JUnit
7 2 (3.08%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.08%) Maven
7 2 (3.08%) Sublime Text
8 1 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (3.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Applications Support
1 17 (26.15%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Scala Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Middleware Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) Support Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) Web Applications Support
4 10 (15.38%) Agile Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Applications Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Applications Support Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Web Applications Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Web Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Web Support Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Administrator
6 6 (9.23%) Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Support Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) CSS
1 14 (21.54%) HTML
1 14 (21.54%) J2EE
1 14 (21.54%) WebCenter
2 13 (20.00%) Middleware
3 11 (16.92%) XML
4 7 (10.77%) REST
4 7 (10.77%) SOAP
4 7 (10.77%) Web Services
5 5 (7.69%) .NET
6 4 (6.15%) EJB
6 4 (6.15%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.15%) Spring
7 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.08%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (3.08%) Gherkin
7 2 (3.08%) HTML5
7 2 (3.08%) JPA
7 2 (3.08%) jQuery
7 2 (3.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Visualisation
2 4 (6.15%) CMDB
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.77%) Linux
2 14 (21.54%) Solaris
3 12 (18.46%) Windows
4 11 (16.92%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.62%) Fedora
7 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.54%) AIX
8 1 (1.54%) SUSE
8 1 (1.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) Configuration Management
3 17 (26.15%) High Availability
3 17 (26.15%) Service Management
4 16 (24.62%) ITIL
5 12 (18.46%) Scrum
5 12 (18.46%) Web Development
6 9 (13.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (13.85%) Web Design
7 8 (12.31%) ITSM
8 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.77%) Test Scripting
9 6 (9.23%) Open Source
9 6 (9.23%) SDLC
10 5 (7.69%) Change Management
10 5 (7.69%) CRM
10 5 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 5 (7.69%) Integration Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Validation
11 4 (6.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
2 23 (35.38%) Perl
3 21 (32.31%) Java
4 20 (30.77%) SQL
5 14 (21.54%) Scala
6 7 (10.77%) PL/SQL
6 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
7 6 (9.23%) Bash Shell
7 6 (9.23%) PHP
7 6 (9.23%) Ruby
8 5 (7.69%) C++
9 4 (6.15%) Python
10 2 (3.08%) C#
10 2 (3.08%) Groovy
10 2 (3.08%) Haskell
11 1 (1.54%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) ISEB
1 6 (9.23%) ISTQB
1 6 (9.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.54%) CCNP
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) Docker
2 2 (3.08%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.54%) NFS
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) Grafana
2 2 (3.08%) Kibana
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (49.23%) Oracle
2 11 (16.92%) Red Hat
3 10 (15.38%) webMethods
4 8 (12.31%) F5
4 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.77%) FatWire
6 5 (7.69%) SAP
6 5 (7.69%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.62%) 3PAR
7 3 (4.62%) HP
7 3 (4.62%) Informatica
7 3 (4.62%) VMware
8 2 (3.08%) BEA
8 2 (3.08%) Cisco
8 2 (3.08%) Google
8 2 (3.08%) Pega
8 2 (3.08%) Remedy
9 1 (1.54%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.54%) IBM
9 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds