Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 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
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 40 35
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5 -3
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 2.30% 6.16% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 14.36% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 28 2
Renfrewshire median daily rate £325 £321 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.40% -14.70% +12.05%
10th Percentile £313 £296 £315
90th Percentile £338 £382 £436
Scotland median daily rate £413 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £55.00

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 26 181 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 29.89% 42.89% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 141 54
Renfrewshire median daily rate £350 £320 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -4.12% -1.84%
10th Percentile £313 £256 £298
90th Percentile £444 £445 £436
Scotland median daily rate £384 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +16.29% -5.71% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £40.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +118.92% -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.43 £19.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -14.65% +1.32% +15.15%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Renfrewshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Renfrewshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Erskine +22 1 - -
Renfrew - 1 £325 -
Unix
Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (50.00%) X.509
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Web Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Web Applications Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin