Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Unix
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 25 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 -16 +22
Contract jobs citing Unix 6 19 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 7.06% 8.68% 12.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 22.62% 39.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 50
Blackpool median daily rate £610 £350 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +74.29% -33.96% +36.77%
10th Percentile £605 £313 £363
90th Percentile £755 £448 £700
Lancashire median daily rate £610 £335 £525
% change year-on-year +82.09% -36.19% +35.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Blackpool median hourly rate - - -
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £37.00

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Blackpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 36 84 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 42.35% 38.36% 31.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 60 96
Blackpool median daily rate £500 £420 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% +10.24% +38.55%
10th Percentile £363 £324 £213
90th Percentile £645 £526 £633
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Blackpool median hourly rate - £12.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -45.45% -
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £14.57 £35.00
% change year-on-year +191.80% -58.39% +94.44%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Blackpool.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Blackpool

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unix in Blackpool.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Blackpool

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix in Blackpool.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Blackpool region with a requirement for Unix.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) SAS
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) Informatica
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 6 (100.00%) ERwin
1 6 (100.00%) Data Security
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 6 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 6 (100.00%) Tableau
1 6 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 6 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 6 (100.00%) HBase
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) SFIA

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool 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 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
1 6 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (100.00%) Data Lake
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (100.00%) HBase
1 6 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) ERwin
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
1 6 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 6 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 6 (100.00%) Lead Data Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 6 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Data Management
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) Data Security
1 6 (100.00%) Data Strategy
1 6 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 6 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) SFIA
1 6 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) Informatica
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Tableau