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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 14 18 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Unix 11 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 8.09% 1.12% 15.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.29% 4.17% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 11
Average daily rate £393 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 - £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-39.28% +27.27%
Unix
Dorset

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
28 24 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 20.59% 26.97% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 31
Average daily rate £393 £160 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+145.31% -63.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £102 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £8.75 £32.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.65% +128.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) Linux
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 9 (81.82%) Puppet
2 9 (81.82%) F5
3 8 (72.73%) Nagios
3 8 (72.73%) Python
3 8 (72.73%) Perl
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 7 (63.64%) BCP
4 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity Planning
4 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
4 7 (63.64%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
6 4 (36.36%) IPsec
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Java
6 4 (36.36%) Solaris
6 4 (36.36%) J2EE
6 4 (36.36%) MQSeries
6 4 (36.36%) LDAP
6 4 (36.36%) FTP
6 4 (36.36%) HTTP
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
6 4 (36.36%) Samba
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) BIG-IP

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (36.36%) MQSeries
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) BIG-IP
2 4 (36.36%) FTP
2 4 (36.36%) HTTP
2 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
2 4 (36.36%) IPsec
2 4 (36.36%) LDAP
2 4 (36.36%) NAS
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) tcpdump
3 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Information Risk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SOX Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (27.27%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) BCP
2 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
2 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (63.64%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Management
5 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Perl
1 8 (72.73%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Samba
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Puppet
2 8 (72.73%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) F5
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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