Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 23 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 40 37
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 -14
Contract jobs citing Unix 23 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.76% 2.55% 2.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.04% 18.03% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 10
Warwickshire median daily rate £319 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +2.74% -4.95%
10th Percentile £306 £318 £250
90th Percentile £436 £516 £505
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.41 - -

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 135 122 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 22.06% 14.14% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 63 34
Warwickshire median daily rate £325 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -11.39% +12.86%
10th Percentile £140 £116 £180
90th Percentile £490 £506 £489
West Midlands median daily rate £365 £400 £336
% change year-on-year -8.75% +18.96% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 17
Warwickshire median hourly rate £32.00 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +146.15% -18.75% +18.52%
10th Percentile £20.60 £10.00 £11.80
90th Percentile £34.37 £33.05 £26.85
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.40
% change year-on-year +3.57% -2.78% -4.00%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Warwickshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Warwickshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Warwickshire

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Warwickshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Rugby - 8 £375 -
Atherstone - 4 £313 -
Warwick +2 3 £350 -6.67% 1
Leamington Spa -2 1 - -
Nuneaton - 1 £325 -
Unix
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 15 (65.22%) SQL
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle
2 13 (56.52%) HP
3 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
4 8 (34.78%) Korn
4 8 (34.78%) Comptel
4 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
4 8 (34.78%) TimesTen
4 8 (34.78%) sed
4 8 (34.78%) Proactive Monitoring
4 8 (34.78%) Perl
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) Remedy
4 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (34.78%) Validation
4 8 (34.78%) AWK
5 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
6 6 (26.09%) Firewall
6 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (26.09%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) TETRA
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) TETRA
3 4 (17.39%) WLAN
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security
4 2 (8.70%) SSL
5 1 (4.35%) LDAP
5 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) TimesTen
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) DB2
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) NeoLoad
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Test Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Operational Support Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Operations Support Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Storage Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 4 (17.39%) Smart Meter
4 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
5 2 (8.70%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (8.70%) SCADA
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
2 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (34.78%) Proactive Monitoring
2 8 (34.78%) Validation
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
4 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Change Management
5 4 (17.39%) Coaching
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE
5 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Quality Management
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Six Sigma
5 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) AWK
2 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
2 8 (34.78%) Korn
2 8 (34.78%) Perl
2 8 (34.78%) sed
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
2 4 (17.39%) PMP
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE Security
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) CEH
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) CISSP
3 2 (8.70%) GCIA
3 2 (8.70%) GIAC
3 2 (8.70%) GSEC
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Snort
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle
2 13 (56.52%) HP
3 8 (34.78%) Comptel
3 8 (34.78%) Remedy
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
6 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
6 2 (8.70%) Lancope
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.70%) VMware