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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 29 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing UNIX 7 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.99% 6.36% 4.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.95% 18.67% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.57% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £455
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 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
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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 Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
88 75 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 37.61% 34.09% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 40 21
Average daily rate £363 £366 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £173 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 18
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.44 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.51% -67.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.07 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £158.80 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014, 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 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 8 (33.33%) Solaris
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 8 (33.33%) Korn
3 8 (33.33%) NAS
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (29.17%) FTP
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (25.00%) MySQL
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) AWK
6 5 (20.83%) Firewall
6 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 5 (20.83%) Perl
6 5 (20.83%) PHP
6 5 (20.83%) C
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) XML
6 5 (20.83%) Apache
6 5 (20.83%) HTTPS
6 5 (20.83%) sed

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 5 (20.83%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) NAS
2 7 (29.17%) FTP
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) HTTPS
4 4 (16.67%) DMZ
5 3 (12.50%) DNS
5 3 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) ATM
6 2 (8.33%) HTTP
6 2 (8.33%) Telnet
6 2 (8.33%) SSH
7 1 (4.17%) SNMP
7 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Ingres
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) CouchDB
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) CppUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
2 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.17%) GoogleTest
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Developer
1 7 (29.17%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Programmer
4 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.17%) C Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C Programmer
4 1 (4.17%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Programmer
4 1 (4.17%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) CSS
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (12.50%) Ajax
4 3 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) RESTful
5 2 (8.33%) Laravel
5 2 (8.33%) .NET
5 2 (8.33%) Symfony
5 2 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (4.17%) LINQ
6 1 (4.17%) wxWidgets
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) Middleware
6 1 (4.17%) SOAP
6 1 (4.17%) Motif
6 1 (4.17%) Raphaël
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Solaris
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 3 (12.50%) AIX
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) SUSE
7 1 (4.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.50%) Security Management
3 3 (12.50%) MVC
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps
3 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (4.17%) Use Case
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) UML
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 8 (33.33%) Korn
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) AWK
3 5 (20.83%) Perl
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
3 5 (20.83%) C
3 5 (20.83%) sed
4 4 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) PHP5
7 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.17%) C#
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
7 1 (4.17%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.67%) Sun
5 3 (12.50%) Alias
5 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 3 (12.50%) NetApp
5 3 (12.50%) McAfee
5 3 (12.50%) Sophos
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Lumension
6 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 2 (8.33%) Zend
7 1 (4.17%) Nokia
7 1 (4.17%) Motorola
7 1 (4.17%) Xamarin