Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 20 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 34 16
Rank change year-on-year +17 -18 +7
Contract jobs citing Unix 49 20 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 8.81% 3.72% 8.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.77% 22.73% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 25
Derbyshire median daily rate £350 £343 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% -14.38% -
10th Percentile £220 £218 £336
90th Percentile £437 £447 £512
East Midlands median daily rate £357 £401 £375
% change year-on-year -10.99% +6.80% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 3
Derbyshire median hourly rate £30.00 - £12.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £19.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year +50.94% +10.42% -40.00%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 137 88 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 24.64% 16.36% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 50 39
Derbyshire median daily rate £310 £338 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.15% -10.60% +16.15%
10th Percentile £200 £224 £287
90th Percentile £438 £541 £524
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £375 £335
% change year-on-year -13.33% +11.94% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 18
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -3.03% -4.81%
10th Percentile £13.93 £8.69 £10.11
90th Percentile £30.58 £16.09 £17.65
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +5.19% +8.00% -3.85%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Derbyshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Derbyshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Derbyshire

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Derbyshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +8 41 £375 +2.04%
Alfreton - 6 £223 -
Unix
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 48 (97.96%) Oracle
1 48 (97.96%) Linux
2 29 (59.18%) Solaris
3 28 (57.14%) Sun
4 26 (53.06%) Security Cleared
5 25 (51.02%) SC Cleared
5 25 (51.02%) Veritas
5 25 (51.02%) SAP
6 23 (46.94%) Perl
6 23 (46.94%) Korn
7 22 (44.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 22 (44.90%) SAP ERP
7 22 (44.90%) ERP
7 22 (44.90%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (40.82%) Python
8 20 (40.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (36.73%) Windows
10 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
10 16 (32.65%) Manufacturing
11 14 (28.57%) Retail
12 13 (26.53%) Business Analysis
13 11 (22.45%) HPUX
13 11 (22.45%) QMS
14 10 (20.41%) PL/SQL
14 10 (20.41%) SQL
14 10 (20.41%) Quality Management
14 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
15 9 (18.37%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (16.33%) .NET
16 8 (16.33%) Crystal Reports

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (12.24%) Apache
1 6 (12.24%) iPlanet
1 6 (12.24%) JBoss
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Application Server
1 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
1 6 (12.24%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.08%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.08%) NetWeaver
3 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (44.90%) SAP ERP
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Firewall
1 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.16%) SAN
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) FCoE
3 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.08%) LDAP
3 2 (4.08%) NAS
3 2 (4.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (16.33%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.08%) SAP HANA
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (32.65%) Manufacturing
2 14 (28.57%) Retail
3 8 (16.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Unix Engineer
2 17 (34.69%) Design Engineer
3 16 (32.65%) Solaris Engineer
4 12 (24.49%) Analyst
5 11 (22.45%) Applications Support
5 11 (22.45%) Applications Support Analyst
5 11 (22.45%) Support Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Development Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Development Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Linux Support
8 2 (4.08%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Unix Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) J2EE
3 3 (6.12%) JSON
3 3 (6.12%) REST
3 3 (6.12%) XML
3 3 (6.12%) XSD
3 3 (6.12%) XSL
4 2 (4.08%) SAP Basis
4 2 (4.08%) SOAP
5 1 (2.04%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Clustering
2 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 48 (97.96%) Linux
2 29 (59.18%) Solaris
3 18 (36.73%) Windows
4 11 (22.45%) HPUX
5 7 (14.29%) AIX
6 5 (10.20%) SUSE
7 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) ERP
2 20 (40.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (26.53%) Business Analysis
4 11 (22.45%) QMS
5 10 (20.41%) Quality Management
6 5 (10.20%) High Availability
6 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.12%) DevOps
7 3 (6.12%) EAI
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL
7 3 (6.12%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (6.12%) SOA
7 3 (6.12%) UML
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.04%) Change Control
9 1 (2.04%) Change Management
9 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.04%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) Korn
1 23 (46.94%) Perl
2 20 (40.82%) Python
3 10 (20.41%) PL/SQL
3 10 (20.41%) SQL
4 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.12%) C-shell
5 3 (6.12%) Java
5 3 (6.12%) XPath
5 3 (6.12%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 26 (53.06%) Security Cleared
2 25 (51.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 22 (44.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 22 (44.90%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.12%) KVM
2 3 (6.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.08%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) OpenView
Vendors
1 48 (97.96%) Oracle
2 28 (57.14%) Sun
3 25 (51.02%) SAP
3 25 (51.02%) Veritas
4 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.20%) Cisco
5 5 (10.20%) F5
6 4 (8.16%) HP
7 3 (6.12%) Dell
7 3 (6.12%) PlateSpin
7 3 (6.12%) VMware
8 2 (4.08%) Borland
8 2 (4.08%) Cognos
8 2 (4.08%) Opsware