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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
South East / West Sussex
Rank 23 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs citing Unix 37 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.72% 5.13% 4.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.54% 18.05% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 15
Median daily rate £512 £413 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +21.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £430 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+69.56% -42.13%

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
96 133 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.04% 28.42% 24.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 78 74
Median daily rate £443 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.81% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 21
Median hourly rate £34.00 £17.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.30 £19.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -4 16 £512 - 2
Crawley +8 11 £400 -3.03% 1
Gatwick -2 9 £550 +50.17%
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (63.93%) JavaScript
2 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (59.02%) Linux
4 32 (52.46%) Oracle
5 31 (50.82%) Git (software)
6 27 (44.26%) WebLogic
7 24 (39.34%) SQL
8 23 (37.70%) HTML
8 23 (37.70%) Java
9 20 (32.79%) Configuration Management
10 19 (31.15%) Apache
11 18 (29.51%) Perl
11 18 (29.51%) XML
11 18 (29.51%) Scrum
11 18 (29.51%) Subversion
12 17 (27.87%) SDLC
13 15 (24.59%) Open Source
14 14 (22.95%) JIRA
14 14 (22.95%) CSS
15 13 (21.31%) EJB
15 13 (21.31%) SOAP
15 13 (21.31%) Tomcat
15 13 (21.31%) Python
15 13 (21.31%) Hibernate
15 13 (21.31%) Spring
15 13 (21.31%) REST
15 13 (21.31%) Scala
15 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database
16 12 (19.67%) Jenkins

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 27 (44.26%) WebLogic
2 19 (31.15%) Apache
3 13 (21.31%) Tomcat
4 11 (18.03%) Confluence
4 11 (18.03%) nginx
5 7 (11.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (8.20%) JBoss
7 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.64%) FileNet
9 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) GitHub
1 4 (6.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) HTTP
2 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.20%) Internet
3 5 (8.20%) SSL
4 3 (4.92%) DNS
5 2 (3.28%) LAN
5 2 (3.28%) LDAP
5 2 (3.28%) MPLS
5 2 (3.28%) WAN
6 1 (1.64%) BGP
6 1 (1.64%) DDNS
6 1 (1.64%) DSL
6 1 (1.64%) Firewall
6 1 (1.64%) IPsec
6 1 (1.64%) NAS
6 1 (1.64%) OSPF
6 1 (1.64%) SSH
6 1 (1.64%) TACACS
6 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database
2 11 (18.03%) Relational Database
3 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.56%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.28%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.64%) DB2
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (50.82%) Git (software)
2 18 (29.51%) Subversion
3 14 (22.95%) JIRA
4 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
5 8 (13.11%) Maven
5 8 (13.11%) Selenium
6 7 (11.48%) Cucumber
6 7 (11.48%) ProC
7 6 (9.84%) Gatling
8 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
8 5 (8.20%) IntelliJ
8 5 (8.20%) JUnit
9 4 (6.56%) Ant
9 4 (6.56%) Grunt
9 4 (6.56%) gulp
9 4 (6.56%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (6.56%) Sublime Text
10 1 (1.64%) CA Gen
10 1 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (1.64%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.64%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Scala Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Applications Support
4 10 (16.39%) Agile Developer
5 9 (14.75%) Java Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Architect
7 7 (11.48%) Oracle Architect
8 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Applications Support Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Digital Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Middleware Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Web Applications Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Web Applications Support
9 5 (8.20%) Web Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Web Support Engineer
10 4 (6.56%) Analyst
10 4 (6.56%) Applications Support Specialist
10 4 (6.56%) Support Specialist
10 4 (6.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) HTML
2 18 (29.51%) XML
3 14 (22.95%) CSS
4 13 (21.31%) EJB
4 13 (21.31%) Hibernate
4 13 (21.31%) REST
4 13 (21.31%) SOAP
4 13 (21.31%) Spring
5 8 (13.11%) EclipseLink
5 8 (13.11%) EJB 3.0
5 8 (13.11%) JMS
5 8 (13.11%) JPA
5 8 (13.11%) Oracle ADF
5 8 (13.11%) Web Services
5 8 (13.11%) XSD
5 8 (13.11%) XSLT
6 7 (11.48%) J2EE
6 7 (11.48%) jQuery
6 7 (11.48%) Middleware
6 7 (11.48%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.64%) BYOD
2 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.64%) Clustering
2 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.64%) iSeries
2 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.64%) Online Games
2 1 (1.64%) PKI
2 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (59.02%) Linux
2 11 (18.03%) AIX
2 11 (18.03%) Windows
3 8 (13.11%) Mac OS X
4 6 (9.84%) Solaris
5 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.56%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.64%) SUSE
8 1 (1.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Configuration Management
3 18 (29.51%) Scrum
4 17 (27.87%) SDLC
5 15 (24.59%) Open Source
6 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
7 9 (14.75%) Web Development
8 8 (13.11%) ITIL
8 8 (13.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (13.11%) Visualisation
8 8 (13.11%) Web Design
9 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (11.48%) SOA
10 6 (9.84%) DevOps
10 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.84%) High Availability
10 6 (9.84%) Process Improvement
10 6 (9.84%) Service Management
11 5 (8.20%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) JavaScript
2 24 (39.34%) SQL
3 23 (37.70%) Java
4 18 (29.51%) Perl
5 13 (21.31%) Python
5 13 (21.31%) Scala
6 11 (18.03%) PL/SQL
7 10 (16.39%) C
8 7 (11.48%) PHP
9 6 (9.84%) Ruby
10 5 (8.20%) C#
11 4 (6.56%) Groovy
11 4 (6.56%) Haskell
11 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
12 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
12 2 (3.28%) Korn
13 1 (1.64%) C++
13 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) ISEB
2 4 (6.56%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.64%) CCNP
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.64%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) Docker
2 2 (3.28%) VirtualBox
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) XenApp
3 1 (1.64%) NFS
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Puppet
2 4 (6.56%) Grafana
2 4 (6.56%) Kibana
3 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (52.46%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.48%) webMethods
4 4 (6.56%) Google
4 4 (6.56%) IBM
5 3 (4.92%) Adobe
5 3 (4.92%) Citrix
5 3 (4.92%) F5
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.92%) SAP
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco
6 2 (3.28%) FatWire
6 2 (3.28%) VMware
7 1 (1.64%) CA
7 1 (1.64%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.64%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.64%) Juniper
7 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.64%) Symantec
7 1 (1.64%) Vignette