The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Andover region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 14 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing UNIX 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 2.38% 4.76% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.83% -6.15%
Operating Systems Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 38.10% 42.86% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £268 £310 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% -12.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UNIX
Hampshire

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 16 April 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (50.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX Support
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (50.00%) Shibboleth
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee