Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 29 32
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 -2
Contract jobs citing Unix 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.91% 1.79% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 5.97% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Peterborough median daily rate £193 £550 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.00% +120.00% +11.11%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £345 £360
% change year-on-year -5.80% -4.17% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Peterborough median hourly rate £17.50 - £26.00
10th Percentile £13.75 - £25.50
90th Percentile £21.25 - £26.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £41.50

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 Peterborough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 56 67 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 15.26% 29.91% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 15
Peterborough median daily rate £260 £250 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +47.06% -24.44%
10th Percentile £144 £97 £116
90th Percentile £438 £443 £458
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00% +20.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 35
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 £36.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.27% +204.17% -17.24%
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.35 £9.45
90th Percentile £28.43 £47.43 £24.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £28.94 £14.00
% change year-on-year +38.23% +106.70% -44.00%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Peterborough

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Peterborough

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Unix.

1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) SAS
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) SUSE
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) iPad
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) vCenter Server
4 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 2 (28.57%) SAS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) Tuxedo
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) DB2
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (14.29%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) BPEL
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) E-business
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) vCenter Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) SAP