The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Worthing region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 14 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 3.85% 11.90% 8.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.00% 41.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.45 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -6.32%
Operating Systems Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 48.08% 28.57% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 6
Average daily rate £300 £345 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +109.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UNIX
West Sussex

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX across the Worthing region.

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 6 (66.67%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) ClearCase
2 6 (66.67%) RUP
2 6 (66.67%) Subversion
2 6 (66.67%) Java EE
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (55.56%) Middleware
3 5 (55.56%) ClearQuest
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Open Workbench
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 6 (66.67%) Subversion
2 5 (55.56%) ClearQuest
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Middleware Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Java EE
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (55.56%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) OO
1 6 (66.67%) RUP
1 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) EMC
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) VMware