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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 15 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing UNIX 24 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.56% 7.37% 7.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.43% 17.50% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -6.15%
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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
74 80 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.48% 42.11% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 32
Average daily rate £388 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 32 (71.11%) Linux
2 19 (42.22%) Oracle
3 18 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (37.78%) HTML
4 17 (37.78%) Solaris
5 15 (33.33%) C++
5 15 (33.33%) HTML5
6 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
6 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (28.89%) C
7 13 (28.89%) Windows
7 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.67%) AIX
8 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 12 (26.67%) Node.js
9 11 (24.44%) Apple iOS
9 11 (24.44%) Java
9 11 (24.44%) TDD
9 11 (24.44%) Scrum
9 11 (24.44%) Objective-C
9 11 (24.44%) Change Management
10 10 (22.22%) ITIL
11 9 (20.00%) .NET
12 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
13 7 (15.56%) iOS Development
13 7 (15.56%) iOS SDK
13 7 (15.56%) User Experience
13 7 (15.56%) RESTful
13 7 (15.56%) iPhone
13 7 (15.56%) Information Security

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (26.67%) Node.js
2 5 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) SAS
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.89%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.22%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.22%) SSH
3 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.22%) NAS
3 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.22%) VoIP
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) VPN
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) SSL
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) DVB
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) DB2
3 1 (2.22%) OLAP
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) GoogleTest
3 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.89%) Gerrit
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 5 (11.11%) Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Developer
2 7 (15.56%) iOS Developer
3 6 (13.33%) C Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) C++ Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Linux Support
5 4 (8.89%) Solaris Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Project Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) HTML
2 15 (33.33%) HTML5
3 9 (20.00%) .NET
4 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
5 7 (15.56%) iOS SDK
5 7 (15.56%) Web Services
5 7 (15.56%) RESTful
6 6 (13.33%) jQuery
6 6 (13.33%) Middleware
7 4 (8.89%) JSP
7 4 (8.89%) Servlets
7 4 (8.89%) CSS
8 3 (6.67%) Java EE
9 2 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (4.44%) SOAP
9 2 (4.44%) XML
9 2 (4.44%) REST
9 2 (4.44%) CSS3
9 2 (4.44%) JMS
10 1 (2.22%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) iPhone
1 7 (15.56%) User Experience
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) PKI
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Life Science
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.22%) IPTV
4 1 (2.22%) Cybernetics
4 1 (2.22%) STB
4 1 (2.22%) W3C
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (71.11%) Linux
2 17 (37.78%) Solaris
3 13 (28.89%) Windows
4 12 (26.67%) AIX
5 11 (24.44%) Apple iOS
6 5 (11.11%) SUSE
7 4 (8.89%) Android
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (24.44%) TDD
3 11 (24.44%) Change Management
3 11 (24.44%) Scrum
4 10 (22.22%) ITIL
5 7 (15.56%) OOD
5 7 (15.56%) Information Security
5 7 (15.56%) Multithreading
5 7 (15.56%) iOS Development
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.33%) UML
6 6 (13.33%) OO
7 5 (11.11%) Information Security Management
7 5 (11.11%) Security Management
7 5 (11.11%) Release Management
7 5 (11.11%) Cyber Security
7 5 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) C++
2 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) C
4 11 (24.44%) Java
4 11 (24.44%) Objective-C
5 7 (15.56%) C#
5 7 (15.56%) Perl
6 6 (13.33%) SQL
6 6 (13.33%) Python
7 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 4 (8.89%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.22%) Ruby
9 1 (2.22%) PHP5
9 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.22%) BeanShell
9 1 (2.22%) PHP
9 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) MCSA
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) MOS
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) WAI
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (11.11%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 5 (11.11%) CA Single Sign-On
2 5 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 5 (11.11%) Puppet
2 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Oracle
2 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) CA
3 6 (13.33%) Remedy
4 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 5 (11.11%) Symantec
4 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.11%) IBM
4 5 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) Google
5 1 (2.22%) F5
5 1 (2.22%) Facebook
5 1 (2.22%) Twitter
5 1 (2.22%) Cyber-Ark