The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Basingstoke 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 16 29 11
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Contract jobs citing UNIX 13 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.99% 8.15% 9.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.11% 34.55% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 4
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£350 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.55%
Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
76 55 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.86% 23.61% 36.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 27
Average daily rate £425 £410 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £13.50 £10.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.65 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
UNIX
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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 14 (36.84%) Linux
1 14 (36.84%) Shell Script
2 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) Perl
3 11 (28.95%) Cisco
4 10 (26.32%) C
4 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
5 9 (23.68%) PHP
5 9 (23.68%) Juniper
5 9 (23.68%) Solaris
5 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
6 8 (21.05%) Degree
6 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.05%) Java
7 7 (18.42%) Oracle
7 7 (18.42%) ITIL
7 7 (18.42%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 7 (18.42%) Ethernet
7 7 (18.42%) MPLS
7 7 (18.42%) Internet
7 7 (18.42%) Brocade
8 6 (15.79%) IPv6
8 6 (15.79%) AIX
8 6 (15.79%) Web Services
8 6 (15.79%) DB2
9 5 (13.16%) XML
9 5 (13.16%) Apache
9 5 (13.16%) SSL
9 5 (13.16%) FTP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (13.16%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.63%) SAS
4 1 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Ethernet
1 7 (18.42%) Internet
1 7 (18.42%) MPLS
2 6 (15.79%) IPv6
3 5 (13.16%) SSL
3 5 (13.16%) FTP
4 4 (10.53%) ATM
4 4 (10.53%) SSH
5 3 (7.89%) HTTPS
5 3 (7.89%) HTTP
5 3 (7.89%) Firewall
6 2 (5.26%) NAS
6 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.26%) VPN
6 2 (5.26%) Telnet
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) DMZ
7 1 (2.63%) LDAP
7 1 (2.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) DB2
2 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.63%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Network Engineer
1 7 (18.42%) Administrator
1 7 (18.42%) Consultant
2 6 (15.79%) DBA
3 5 (13.16%) DB2 DBA
4 4 (10.53%) Security Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Design Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) IP Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.26%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Data Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Web Services
2 5 (13.16%) XML
2 5 (13.16%) Middleware
3 3 (7.89%) JSON
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
3 3 (7.89%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) SOAP
4 2 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (2.63%) J2EE
5 1 (2.63%) XSD
5 1 (2.63%) XSLT
5 1 (2.63%) XML Schema
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.63%) jQuery
5 1 (2.63%) RESTful
5 1 (2.63%) LAMP
5 1 (2.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) HACMP
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Derivative
3 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.63%) iPhone
3 1 (2.63%) DataPower
3 1 (2.63%) LPAR
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) Windows
3 9 (23.68%) Solaris
4 6 (15.79%) AIX
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
8 2 (5.26%) Debian
9 1 (2.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (13.16%) Security Management
3 3 (7.89%) Network Design
3 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
3 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.89%) Web Development
3 3 (7.89%) DevOps
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.26%) OWASP
4 2 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.26%) Information Security
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.26%) Identity Management
4 2 (5.26%) Data Security
5 1 (2.63%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Shell Script
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) Perl
4 10 (26.32%) C
5 9 (23.68%) PHP
6 8 (21.05%) Java
7 5 (13.16%) Korn
8 3 (7.89%) Python
8 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.26%) sed
9 2 (5.26%) AWK
9 2 (5.26%) C++
10 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.63%) Jython
10 1 (2.63%) XPath
10 1 (2.63%) PHP5
10 1 (2.63%) REXX
10 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) Degree
3 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.89%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) CCIE
5 2 (5.26%) CISSP
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (2.63%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Cisco
2 9 (23.68%) Juniper
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.42%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle
4 7 (18.42%) Brocade
5 5 (13.16%) VMware
6 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.53%) IBM
7 3 (7.89%) McAfee
7 3 (7.89%) Sophos
7 3 (7.89%) Lumension
8 2 (5.26%) Netezza
8 2 (5.26%) Nokia
9 1 (2.63%) Motorola
9 1 (2.63%) Sun
9 1 (2.63%) Remedy
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