Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 January 2019 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 > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 41 19
Rank change year-on-year -11 -22 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 17 35 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.52% 3.74% 8.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.30% 17.24% 55.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 43
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £550 £356 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.39% -19.03% +46.67%
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +11.43% -6.67% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £19.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.50 £30.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +38.33% +4.58% +43.44%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 165 203 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 24.48% 21.69% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 128 65
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +47.83%
10th Percentile £117 £212 £313
90th Percentile £550 £564 £498
East Midlands median daily rate £365 £328 £325
% change year-on-year +11.32% +0.77% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 10
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.60 £15.00 £12.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.97% +22.20% -5.58%
10th Percentile £12.37 £12.30 £10.00
90th Percentile £26.70 £25.00 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.68 £15.55 £13.00
% change year-on-year +0.84% +19.62% -

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Nottinghamshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Nottinghamshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Nottinghamshire

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Nottinghamshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Nottingham -5 17 £550 +57.14% 4
Unix
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 12 (70.59%) Linux
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) Python
3 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
3 10 (58.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (52.94%) Amazon Glacier
4 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (52.94%) Ansible
4 9 (52.94%) DevOps
4 9 (52.94%) Amazon Redshift
4 9 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (52.94%) Analytics
4 9 (52.94%) Amazon EMR
4 9 (52.94%) Open Source
4 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
4 9 (52.94%) Splunk
4 9 (52.94%) Data Analytics
4 9 (52.94%) Amazon Aurora
4 9 (52.94%) ETL
4 9 (52.94%) Web Services
4 9 (52.94%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (52.94%) Amazon S3
5 8 (47.06%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
6 5 (29.41%) Task Automation
7 3 (17.65%) MySQL
8 2 (11.76%) COBOL
8 2 (11.76%) PHP

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (58.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 9 (52.94%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (52.94%) Amazon EMR
2 9 (52.94%) Amazon Glacier
2 9 (52.94%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.88%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) BGP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
2 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (5.88%) HSRP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) IPsec
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) NX-OS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VRRP
2 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
2 9 (52.94%) Amazon Aurora
2 9 (52.94%) Amazon Redshift
2 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
3 8 (47.06%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (17.65%) MySQL
5 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Ant
2 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.88%) GDB
2 1 (5.88%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) AWS Engineer
1 9 (52.94%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (41.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Database Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Developer
4 4 (23.53%) AWS Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) Cloud Specialist
5 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) AWS Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Cloud Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) COBOL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Database Specialist
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Behat
2 1 (5.88%) Doctrine
2 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.88%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Analytics
2 9 (52.94%) Data Analytics
2 9 (52.94%) DevOps
2 9 (52.94%) ETL
2 9 (52.94%) Open Source
3 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
3 5 (29.41%) Task Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Runbook
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) COBOL
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Ansible
1 9 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Splunk
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Arista
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Micro Focus
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Talend
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Zend