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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 13 15 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +27
Contract jobs citing UNIX 21 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 8.57% 8.61% 3.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.92% 18.37% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
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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
78 98 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.84% 46.89% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 49 23
Average daily rate £383 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.03 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £31.50 £15.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015, 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 19 (55.88%) Oracle
1 19 (55.88%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) Solaris
3 12 (35.29%) Windows
4 11 (32.35%) AIX
5 10 (29.41%) Change Management
5 10 (29.41%) Information Security
5 10 (29.41%) C++
6 9 (26.47%) Java
6 9 (26.47%) ITIL
7 8 (23.53%) Apache
7 8 (23.53%) Perl
7 8 (23.53%) Financial Institution
7 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
7 8 (23.53%) Finance
7 8 (23.53%) Middleware
8 7 (20.59%) C
8 7 (20.59%) OOD
8 7 (20.59%) Cyber Security
9 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Performance Management
9 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) GoogleTest
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.65%) SQL
9 6 (17.65%) UML
9 6 (17.65%) Shell Script

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 8 (23.53%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.76%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.94%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) LDAP
2 3 (8.82%) HTTP
2 3 (8.82%) VPN
2 3 (8.82%) SSL
2 3 (8.82%) SSH
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.94%) NAS
4 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) DVB
4 1 (2.94%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) DB2
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) GoogleTest
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 8 (23.53%) Financial Institution
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) C Developer
3 6 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Support
5 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Project Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Solaris Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.94%) Database Designer
8 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Middleware
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
3 4 (11.76%) .NET
3 4 (11.76%) JSP
3 4 (11.76%) Servlets
3 4 (11.76%) SOAP
3 4 (11.76%) HTML5
3 4 (11.76%) REST
4 3 (8.82%) Java EE
4 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.88%) JMS
5 2 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (2.94%) XHTML
6 1 (2.94%) J2EE
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) JDBC
6 1 (2.94%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) PKI
3 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) IPTV
5 1 (2.94%) Cybernetics
5 1 (2.94%) Life Science
5 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.94%) LPAR
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.94%) STB
5 1 (2.94%) W3C
5 1 (2.94%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) Solaris
3 12 (35.29%) Windows
4 11 (32.35%) AIX
5 5 (14.71%) SUSE
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Change Management
1 10 (29.41%) Information Security
2 9 (26.47%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) OOD
3 7 (20.59%) Cyber Security
4 6 (17.65%) Performance Management
4 6 (17.65%) UML
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
5 5 (14.71%) Release Management
5 5 (14.71%) Identity Management
5 5 (14.71%) Information Security Management
5 5 (14.71%) Security Management
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Web Design
6 3 (8.82%) Data Security
6 3 (8.82%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C++
2 9 (26.47%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) Perl
4 7 (20.59%) C
5 6 (17.65%) SQL
5 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.88%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (2.94%) PHP5
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.94%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MOS
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
1 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (14.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (2.94%) GPFS
3 1 (2.94%) NFS
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (14.71%) NetBackup
2 5 (14.71%) Puppet
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (11.76%) Tivoli
3 4 (11.76%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) EMC
3 5 (14.71%) CA
3 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.71%) Symantec
3 5 (14.71%) Remedy
3 5 (14.71%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) IBM
4 3 (8.82%) F5
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Adobe
5 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) Facebook
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter
5 1 (2.94%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.94%) Google