The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank - 32 17
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington - 4.37% 8.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 16.48% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 15
Median daily rate - £575 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.53%  
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 £31.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 17 91 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 17.00% 26.53% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 26
Median daily rate £300 £425 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% -17.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £300 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Warrington

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Warrington

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Unix.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
3 8 (80.00%) Middleware
4 7 (70.00%) Linux
5 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (60.00%) Web Services
5 6 (60.00%) XML
6 5 (50.00%) AIX
6 5 (50.00%) DB2
6 5 (50.00%) Java
6 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (50.00%) SQL
6 5 (50.00%) J2EE
6 5 (50.00%) SOA
6 5 (50.00%) JSON
6 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
6 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (50.00%) Big Data
6 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (50.00%) Microservices
7 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (40.00%) Change Management
7 4 (40.00%) ITIL
8 3 (30.00%) Perl
8 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
8 3 (30.00%) IIS
8 3 (30.00%) Kerberos
8 3 (30.00%) Apache
8 3 (30.00%) Tomcat

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) JBoss
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Big Data
2 5 (50.00%) DB2
2 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Log4j
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Principal Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Domain Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Middleware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Java Applications Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SOA Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Middleware
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) J2EE
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (10.00%) JAX-RPC
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) WSDL
5 1 (10.00%) XSL
5 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Microservices
1 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy