The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 17 31
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14  
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 1.01% 1.85% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 22.22% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
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 £31.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7 9 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 7.07% 8.33% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 12
Median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury citing Unix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Newbury

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Newbury

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Newbury

Unix
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Unix.

1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) Solaris
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) TIBCO
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow Development
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (30.00%) CMDB
5 3 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (30.00%) Remedy AR System
5 3 (30.00%) Remedy
5 3 (30.00%) ITSM
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (30.00%) Remedy AR System
1 3 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow Development
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (30.00%) BMC
3 3 (30.00%) Remedy
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) Teradata
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Veritas