Period
to 17 November 2017

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 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 19 16
Rank change year-on-year -23 -3 +5
Contract jobs citing Unix 41 81 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.32% 8.17% 7.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.71% 49.39% 39.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 49 49
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £363 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% +21.43% -18.60%
10th Percentile £311 £338 £261
90th Percentile £480 £488 £478
East Midlands median daily rate £357 £401 £378
% change year-on-year -10.99% +6.09% -5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £14.50 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -72.12% +121.28%
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £17.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year +74.55% -4.51% -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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 208 164 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 21.94% 16.55% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 88 91
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.00% +7.09%
10th Percentile £204 £308 £215
90th Percentile £560 £551 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £375 £347
% change year-on-year -13.33% +8.07% +6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 34
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.08 £10.15
90th Percentile £25.00 £20.38 £30.93
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 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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Nottingham -24 40 £357 -16.12% 9
Unix
East Midlands

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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 25 (60.98%) Linux
2 22 (53.66%) Oracle
3 13 (31.71%) Windows
3 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
4 12 (29.27%) HP
4 12 (29.27%) AIX
5 9 (21.95%) SAN
5 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
5 9 (21.95%) ITIL
5 9 (21.95%) Solaris
5 9 (21.95%) Load Balancing
5 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
5 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
6 8 (19.51%) DevOps
6 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
6 8 (19.51%) JBoss
6 8 (19.51%) CSS
6 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
6 8 (19.51%) SQL
7 7 (17.07%) .NET
7 7 (17.07%) Java
7 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
7 7 (17.07%) Firewall
7 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
7 7 (17.07%) vSphere
7 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
8 6 (14.63%) Ansible
8 6 (14.63%) Docker
8 6 (14.63%) F5
8 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (19.51%) JBoss
2 6 (14.63%) Apache
2 6 (14.63%) iPlanet
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
2 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
3 5 (12.20%) Apache Solr
4 3 (7.32%) IIS
4 3 (7.32%) MQSeries
4 3 (7.32%) Umbraco
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.88%) Office 365
4 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.44%) GitHub
4 1 (2.44%) Serverless
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.95%) SAN
3 7 (17.07%) Firewall
4 6 (14.63%) NAS
5 5 (12.20%) ATM
5 5 (12.20%) Internet
5 5 (12.20%) Intranet
6 2 (4.88%) Converged Networks
6 2 (4.88%) DNS
6 2 (4.88%) FCoE
6 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.88%) Network Security
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
7 1 (2.44%) LDAP
7 1 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.32%) GIS
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.88%) DB2
5 2 (4.88%) MySQL
5 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) ReSharper
2 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
1 3 (7.32%) Legal
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Solaris Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Systems Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
4 4 (9.76%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (9.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Designer
4 4 (9.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (9.76%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) CSS
2 7 (17.07%) .NET
3 5 (12.20%) Grails
3 5 (12.20%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) J2EE
3 5 (12.20%) Lucene
3 5 (12.20%) Web Services
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.76%) Middleware
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (7.32%) Aurelia
5 3 (7.32%) CSS3
5 3 (7.32%) HTML5
5 3 (7.32%) jQuery
5 3 (7.32%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (7.32%) REST
5 3 (7.32%) SOAP
5 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) EMC VMAX
2 5 (12.20%) EMC VNX
2 5 (12.20%) HP Storage
2 5 (12.20%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Linux
2 13 (31.71%) Windows
3 12 (29.27%) AIX
4 9 (21.95%) Solaris
5 6 (14.63%) HPUX
5 6 (14.63%) SUSE
6 5 (12.20%) Amazon Linux
6 5 (12.20%) Ubuntu
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL
1 9 (21.95%) Load Balancing
2 8 (19.51%) DevOps
3 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (14.63%) CRM
4 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
4 5 (12.20%) High Availability
4 5 (12.20%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.32%) BPR
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (7.32%) MVC
5 3 (7.32%) Network Design
5 3 (7.32%) Open Source
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.32%) SFIA
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) Java
2 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) C#
3 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.88%) C
5 2 (4.88%) C-shell
5 2 (4.88%) Korn
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
2 7 (17.07%) vSphere
3 6 (14.63%) Docker
4 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.88%) KVM
5 2 (4.88%) Samba
5 2 (4.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Ansible
2 5 (12.20%) EMC VPLEX
3 3 (7.32%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.88%) SCCM
4 2 (4.88%) SCOM
5 1 (2.44%) OpenView
5 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Oracle
2 12 (29.27%) HP
3 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco
4 6 (14.63%) F5
4 6 (14.63%) Sun
5 5 (12.20%) 3PAR
5 5 (12.20%) EMC
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.76%) VMware
7 3 (7.32%) IBM
8 2 (4.88%) Citrix
8 2 (4.88%) PlateSpin
8 2 (4.88%) SAP
8 2 (4.88%) Splunk
8 2 (4.88%) Veritas
9 1 (2.44%) Borland
9 1 (2.44%) Cognos
9 1 (2.44%) New Relic
9 1 (2.44%) Opsware