The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 13 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing UNIX 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 16.00% 15.38% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 26.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£440 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Operating Systems Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 56.00% 57.69% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Average daily rate £400 £135 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -60.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £90 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £424 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX across the Andover region.

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Andover

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) IPsec
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (16.67%) Juniper
6 1 (16.67%) Firmware
6 1 (16.67%) SAML
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) McAfee
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade