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 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 / Warwickshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 32 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Unix 3 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.06% 2.25% 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.38% 15.71% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Median daily rate £358 £396 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% -  
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 47 70 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 16.55% 14.34% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 18
Median daily rate £150 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.14% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £115 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.43 £13.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.99% +16.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £36.62
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 Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +2 1 - - 2
Atherstone - 1 £313 -
Unix
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
5 5 (35.71%) IIS
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
5 5 (35.71%) JBoss
5 5 (35.71%) Apache
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (35.71%) HTTP
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) SAML
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
5 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (35.71%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory

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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) IIS
1 5 (35.71%) JBoss
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Application Server
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) NeoLoad
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Operational Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Database Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) SAML
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (35.71%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) SIEM
2 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Data Flow Diagram
4 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Teradata