The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 24 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
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 4 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 -  
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 34 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.44% 21.12% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 77.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £410 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £27.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +43.63% -28.10%  

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 Solihull with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 15 44 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 18.29% 27.33% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £250 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.86% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £9.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Solihull

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Unix.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) OCP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) OCP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle