The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 18 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Unix 8 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 7.14% 1.63% 6.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 6.67% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Median daily rate £393 - £393
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 - £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
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
14 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 12.50% 24.39% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 8
Median daily rate £350 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bournemouth region with a requirement for Unix.

1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 14 (66.67%) Nagios
2 14 (66.67%) Puppet
2 14 (66.67%) F5
3 13 (61.90%) Python
3 13 (61.90%) ITIL
3 13 (61.90%) Perl
4 12 (57.14%) Firewall
5 9 (42.86%) Finance
6 8 (38.10%) iPad
7 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) Solaris
8 6 (28.57%) Java
8 6 (28.57%) MQSeries
8 6 (28.57%) LDAP
8 6 (28.57%) J2EE
8 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
8 6 (28.57%) NetApp
8 6 (28.57%) FTP
8 6 (28.57%) HTTP
8 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 6 (28.57%) VPN
8 6 (28.57%) HTTPS
8 6 (28.57%) BCP
8 6 (28.57%) IPsec
8 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) MQSeries
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) CICS
4 2 (9.52%) Confluence
4 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP
2 6 (28.57%) FTP
2 6 (28.57%) HTTP
2 6 (28.57%) HTTPS
2 6 (28.57%) IPsec
2 6 (28.57%) LDAP
2 6 (28.57%) NAS
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security
2 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) tcpdump
2 6 (28.57%) VPN
2 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 2 (9.52%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) PVCS
2 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.76%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Unix Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Environment Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Mainframe Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) SOX Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) CICS Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Environment Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) J2EE
2 4 (19.05%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) Regular Expression
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) iPad
2 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (19.05%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
4 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Solaris
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 6 (28.57%) BCP
3 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 4 (19.05%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
7 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (4.76%) Release Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Perl
1 13 (61.90%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 6 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) JCL
5 2 (9.52%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (9.52%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Samba
1 6 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) RACF
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) Nagios
1 14 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) CA Endevor
2 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.76%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) F5
1 14 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 6 (28.57%) NetApp
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) CA
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Splunk