The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 30 36 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Contract jobs citing Unix 8 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.31% 1.26% 10.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.59% 3.75% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 11
Average daily rate £406 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.15% -22.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £302 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £318 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.10% +86.90%
Unix
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
69 80 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 28.51% 33.61% 35.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 21 37
Average daily rate £325 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.35 £12.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.18% -8.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (33.33%) SAS
4 6 (33.33%) XML
4 6 (33.33%) Release Management
4 6 (33.33%) System Testing
4 6 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
5 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
5 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
5 5 (27.78%) ETL
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Remedy
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (22.22%) Solaris
6 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (16.67%) AIX
7 3 (16.67%) Apache

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 6 (33.33%) SAS
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
1 5 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) IPsec
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) SSH
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) DB2
5 1 (5.56%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) GoogleTest
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
2 6 (33.33%) SAS Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) AIX Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Deployment Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C/C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Technician
5 1 (5.56%) SAS BI Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.56%) XSD
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) HACMP
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) LPAR
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) DataPower
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Solaris
3 3 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Release Management
1 6 (33.33%) System Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
2 5 (27.78%) ETL
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Security
6 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Jython
4 1 (5.56%) Korn
4 1 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) GPFS
1 2 (11.11%) NFS
1 2 (11.11%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (5.56%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Remedy
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat