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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 23 12
Rank change year-on-year -11 -11  
Contract jobs citing Unix 19 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.51% 5.73% 8.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.43% 34.57% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 29
Median daily rate £369 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.23% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £329 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -72.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £27.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +42.34% -28.84%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 109 81 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 25.89% 16.56% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 48 55
Median daily rate £375 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.81% +46.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £309 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.75 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.03% -48.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £20.00 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -7 19 £369 -13.23% 8
Unix
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (67.57%) Oracle
2 19 (51.35%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) PL/SQL
3 13 (35.14%) Linux
4 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
5 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (29.73%) Java
5 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
5 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (29.73%) Shell Script
6 10 (27.03%) CRM
6 10 (27.03%) Degree
7 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
7 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
7 7 (18.92%) Windows
7 7 (18.92%) C#
7 7 (18.92%) .NET
8 6 (16.22%) HTML
8 6 (16.22%) Migration
8 6 (16.22%) WCF
8 6 (16.22%) WPF
9 5 (13.51%) Grails
9 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
9 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.51%) Apache Solr
9 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (13.51%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) Ansible

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 5 (13.51%) Apache Solr
1 5 (13.51%) IIS
1 5 (13.51%) JBoss
2 2 (5.41%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
4 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.70%) Informix
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.70%) Hudson
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (10.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Designer
5 4 (10.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.41%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) WCF
2 6 (16.22%) WPF
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.51%) CSS
3 5 (13.51%) Grails
3 5 (13.51%) J2EE
3 5 (13.51%) Lucene
4 4 (10.81%) Web Services
5 3 (8.11%) SOAP
6 2 (5.41%) Middleware
7 1 (2.70%) JAX-WS
7 1 (2.70%) REST
7 1 (2.70%) RESTful
7 1 (2.70%) XML
7 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.70%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 5 (13.51%) Amazon Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
4 4 (10.81%) AIX
4 4 (10.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) CRM
2 6 (16.22%) Migration
3 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
3 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (13.51%) DevOps
3 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Open Source
4 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
4 3 (8.11%) System Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
4 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Data Management
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) PL/SQL
3 11 (29.73%) Java
3 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 11 (29.73%) Shell Script
4 7 (18.92%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) C
5 2 (5.41%) Korn
5 2 (5.41%) Perl
5 2 (5.41%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) Tcl
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Docker
2 2 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) SAP
2 2 (5.41%) Sun
2 2 (5.41%) Veritas