The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 11 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing UNIX 9 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 8.49% 8.97% 15.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 36.84% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 16
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£415 £400 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £380 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £29.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -13.43%
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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 Bournemouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 19 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 19.81% 24.36% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 24
Average daily rate £404 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £88 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.93 £15.50 £9.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.79% +62.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.95% -6.76%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX across the Bournemouth region.

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Bournemouth region.

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Server
6 3 (18.75%) Time Management
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) CA Endevor
6 3 (18.75%) REXX
6 3 (18.75%) Symantec
6 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) JCL
7 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
7 2 (12.50%) CICS
7 2 (12.50%) RACF
7 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 2 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (12.50%) Solaris
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) IBM
7 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 2 (12.50%) CICS
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) ERwin
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Environment Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Backup Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Environment Manager
3 1 (6.25%) AS400 Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) ISPF
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) JMS
2 1 (6.25%) JavaBeans
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) EJB
2 1 (6.25%) JSP
2 1 (6.25%) Servlets
2 1 (6.25%) Struts
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) DSDM
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) REXX
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) JCL
5 1 (6.25%) AWK
5 1 (6.25%) Groovy
5 1 (6.25%) Bourne shell
5 1 (6.25%) RPG/400
5 1 (6.25%) RPG IV
5 1 (6.25%) sed
5 1 (6.25%) RPG
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Server
3 2 (12.50%) RACF
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) CA Endevor
2 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Symantec
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) FalconStor
4 1 (6.25%) CA
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Sun
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco