Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 17 20
Rank change year-on-year -28 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Unix 36 76 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.81% 8.38% 7.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.56% 56.30% 40.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 45 39
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £363 £440 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.61% +46.67% -29.41%
10th Percentile £250 £327 £251
90th Percentile £483 £488 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £375 £383
% change year-on-year -6.67% -1.96% -4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £19.88 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.25% +112.77%
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £28.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.58% +43.44% -14.89%

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 205 135 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 21.72% 14.88% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 67 70
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +45.92% -10.38%
10th Percentile £212 £313 £205
90th Percentile £563 £494 £476
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £330 £335
% change year-on-year -1.52% -1.49% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 36
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.28 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.20% -5.58% -
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £25.00 £18.52 £22.13
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £12.90
% change year-on-year +17.31% +0.78% -4.44%

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018. 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 -26 35 £356 -19.03% 9
Unix
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 24 (66.67%) Oracle
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Red Hat
2 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
3 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
4 12 (33.33%) SAN
4 12 (33.33%) HP
4 12 (33.33%) SQL
5 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
5 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
5 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
5 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (25.00%) NAS
6 9 (25.00%) vSphere
6 9 (25.00%) DevOps
6 9 (25.00%) AIX
6 9 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (22.22%) JBoss
7 8 (22.22%) Java
7 8 (22.22%) Replication
8 7 (19.44%) Firewall
8 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (19.44%) Solaris
8 7 (19.44%) EMC
8 7 (19.44%) EMC VNX
8 7 (19.44%) EMC VMAX
8 7 (19.44%) EMC VPLEX

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 (22.22%) JBoss
2 6 (16.67%) Apache
2 6 (16.67%) iPlanet
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Boomi
2 3 (8.33%) iPaaS
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.78%) GitHub
4 1 (2.78%) Serverless
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) SAN
2 9 (25.00%) NAS
2 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (19.44%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) ATM
4 3 (8.33%) Internet
4 3 (8.33%) Intranet
5 2 (5.56%) Converged Networks
5 2 (5.56%) DNS
5 2 (5.56%) FCoE
5 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.56%) Network Security
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) LDAP
6 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) DB2
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) GIS
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Solaris Engineer
1 6 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Consultant
2 4 (11.11%) Designer
2 4 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
3 3 (8.33%) Administrator
3 3 (8.33%) Developer
3 3 (8.33%) EMC Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
3 3 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) REST
1 6 (16.67%) SOAP
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) J2EE
2 5 (13.89%) JSON
2 5 (13.89%) XML
2 5 (13.89%) XSD
2 5 (13.89%) XSL
3 3 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.56%) Middleware
4 2 (5.56%) WCF
4 2 (5.56%) WPF
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (2.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.22%) Replication
3 7 (19.44%) EMC VMAX
3 7 (19.44%) EMC VNX
3 7 (19.44%) HP Storage
4 5 (13.89%) Clustering
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Windows
3 9 (25.00%) AIX
4 7 (19.44%) Solaris
5 6 (16.67%) HPUX
5 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.67%) SUSE
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) DevOps
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
2 7 (19.44%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 5 (13.89%) EAI
4 5 (13.89%) High Availability
4 5 (13.89%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.89%) SOA
4 5 (13.89%) UML
5 4 (11.11%) CRM
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) BPEL
7 2 (5.56%) Line Management
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
3 9 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (22.22%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) XPath
5 5 (13.89%) XQuery
6 3 (8.33%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) Perl
7 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.56%) C-shell
7 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.56%) Korn
7 2 (5.56%) Ruby
8 1 (2.78%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
2 9 (25.00%) vSphere
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) Docker
4 2 (5.56%) KVM
4 2 (5.56%) Samba
4 2 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) EMC VPLEX
2 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.56%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) SCCM
3 2 (5.56%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.78%) OpenView
4 1 (2.78%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Oracle
2 14 (38.89%) Red Hat
3 12 (33.33%) HP
4 7 (19.44%) 3PAR
4 7 (19.44%) EMC
5 6 (16.67%) Cisco
5 6 (16.67%) F5
5 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.67%) Sun
6 5 (13.89%) Dell
7 4 (11.11%) VMware
8 2 (5.56%) Citrix
8 2 (5.56%) IBM
8 2 (5.56%) PlateSpin
8 2 (5.56%) SAP
8 2 (5.56%) Splunk
8 2 (5.56%) Veritas
9 1 (2.78%) Borland
9 1 (2.78%) New Relic
9 1 (2.78%) Opsware