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 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 12 8 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +38
Contract jobs citing UNIX 21 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 10.14% 12.38% 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.87% 29.55% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £378 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% -13.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £241 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+23.89% -5.83%
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
62 88 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.95% 41.90% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 54 23
Average daily rate £290 £235 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.40% -30.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 15
Average hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +83.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -

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
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 April 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 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (46.15%) Scrum
3 12 (46.15%) Objective-C
3 12 (46.15%) TDD
3 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 12 (46.15%) HTML5
3 12 (46.15%) Node.js
4 11 (42.31%) Apple iOS
4 11 (42.31%) C++
5 10 (38.46%) .NET
5 10 (38.46%) Windows
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle
6 9 (34.62%) C
7 8 (30.77%) C#
7 8 (30.77%) Web Services
7 8 (30.77%) RESTful
8 7 (26.92%) Multithreading
8 7 (26.92%) iPhone
8 7 (26.92%) iOS SDK
8 7 (26.92%) Java
8 7 (26.92%) iOS Development
8 7 (26.92%) User Experience
9 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
9 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
9 6 (23.08%) OO

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 12 (46.15%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) LDAP
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) FTP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.85%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Ingres
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) Gerrit
4 2 (7.69%) GoogleTest
4 2 (7.69%) NUnit
4 2 (7.69%) CruiseControl
4 2 (7.69%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) CppUnit
4 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.85%) ClearQuest
5 1 (3.85%) Ant
5 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) iOS Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Development Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Development Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Database Designer
7 1 (3.85%) DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) HTML5
3 10 (38.46%) .NET
4 8 (30.77%) Web Services
4 8 (30.77%) RESTful
5 7 (26.92%) iOS SDK
6 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 6 (23.08%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) CSS
8 2 (7.69%) XML
9 1 (3.85%) Middleware
9 1 (3.85%) Motif
9 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.85%) LINQ
9 1 (3.85%) wxWidgets
9 1 (3.85%) Raphaël
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.85%) CSS3
9 1 (3.85%) D3.js
9 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) iPhone
1 7 (26.92%) User Experience
2 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Apple iOS
3 10 (38.46%) Windows
4 6 (23.08%) AIX
4 6 (23.08%) Solaris
5 4 (15.38%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (46.15%) TDD
2 12 (46.15%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) Multithreading
3 7 (26.92%) iOS Development
4 6 (23.08%) Change Management
4 6 (23.08%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security
6 2 (7.69%) Line Management
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) System Testing
7 1 (3.85%) BDD
7 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) Objective-C
3 11 (42.31%) C++
4 9 (34.62%) C
5 8 (30.77%) C#
6 7 (26.92%) Java
7 6 (23.08%) Python
8 4 (15.38%) Apple Swift
9 3 (11.54%) SQL
10 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.85%) Perl
10 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (3.85%) AWK
10 1 (3.85%) Korn
10 1 (3.85%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (3.85%) sed
10 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Tivoli
1 5 (19.23%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle
3 6 (23.08%) Remedy
4 5 (19.23%) CA
4 5 (19.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Nokia
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Alias
5 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Sun