The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 36 67 50
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -17
Contract jobs citing Unix 37 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.96% 1.12% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.59% 5.71% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 7
Median daily rate £375 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £349 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £378 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +25.00%
Unix
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
199 175 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.28% 19.53% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 133 98
Median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £126 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 22
Median hourly rate £13.63 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.84% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.20 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Unix.

1 42 (45.65%) Oracle
2 35 (38.04%) Linux
3 32 (34.78%) SQL
4 31 (33.70%) Solaris
5 30 (32.61%) Security Cleared
6 28 (30.43%) Veritas
7 27 (29.35%) NetApp
7 27 (29.35%) Oracle RMAN
8 26 (28.26%) Symantec
9 25 (27.17%) Windows
10 24 (26.09%) NetBackup
11 18 (19.57%) Ruby
12 17 (18.48%) SC Cleared
13 16 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
13 16 (17.39%) Web Development
13 16 (17.39%) Migration
13 16 (17.39%) HTML
13 16 (17.39%) JavaScript
13 16 (17.39%) CSS
14 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
14 15 (16.30%) Data Migration
15 14 (15.22%) PL/SQL
15 14 (15.22%) Java
15 14 (15.22%) Shell Script
16 13 (14.13%) Management Information System
17 12 (13.04%) PowerShell
17 12 (13.04%) Risk Management
17 12 (13.04%) SAN
18 11 (11.96%) ETL
18 11 (11.96%) Clustering

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.35%) Mule
2 4 (4.35%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.09%) SAS
3 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (8.70%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) GitHub
2 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) SAN
2 9 (9.78%) Firewall
2 9 (9.78%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.61%) HTTP
4 3 (3.26%) Internet
5 2 (2.17%) MPLS
5 2 (2.17%) Network Security
5 2 (2.17%) WAN
5 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.09%) DHCP
6 1 (1.09%) DNS
6 1 (1.09%) Extranet
6 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) Ingres
2 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.09%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.09%) DataStage
8 1 (1.09%) DB2
8 1 (1.09%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.09%) MySQL
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) JUnit
2 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.61%) Subversion
4 6 (6.52%) Capybara
4 6 (6.52%) Cucumber
4 6 (6.52%) git-flow
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (6.52%) RSpec
5 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.35%) Maven
6 1 (1.09%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (3.26%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.09%) Electronics
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (32.61%) Developer
2 21 (22.83%) Administrator
3 14 (15.22%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (14.13%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Unix Administrator
4 13 (14.13%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 10 (10.87%) DBA
5 10 (10.87%) Operations Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) SQL DBA
7 7 (7.61%) Consultant
8 6 (6.52%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Unix Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (5.43%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
9 5 (5.43%) Payroll Consultant
10 4 (4.35%) Ruby Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Solaris Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.26%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.39%) CSS
1 16 (17.39%) HTML
1 16 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (6.52%) Dropwizard
2 6 (6.52%) Sass
3 4 (4.35%) REST
3 4 (4.35%) SOAP
4 2 (2.17%) Middleware
5 1 (1.09%) .NET
5 1 (1.09%) J2EE
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.09%) XML
5 1 (1.09%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.96%) Clustering
3 10 (10.87%) Freedom of Information
3 10 (10.87%) Freedom of Information Act
4 9 (9.78%) Mobile App
5 7 (7.61%) NHS
5 7 (7.61%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.17%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.04%) Linux
2 31 (33.70%) Solaris
3 25 (27.17%) Windows
4 7 (7.61%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.17%) Android
6 2 (2.17%) NetWare
7 1 (1.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.39%) Migration
1 16 (17.39%) Web Development
2 15 (16.30%) Data Migration
3 12 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 11 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.96%) DevOps
4 11 (11.96%) ETL
5 10 (10.87%) Data Protection
5 10 (10.87%) Project Management
5 10 (10.87%) SQL Optimisation
6 9 (9.78%) Server Patching
7 8 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.61%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (7.61%) SIEM
8 7 (7.61%) Web Design
9 6 (6.52%) Coaching
9 6 (6.52%) Information Security
9 6 (6.52%) ITIL
9 6 (6.52%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (6.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.78%) SQL
2 18 (19.57%) Ruby
3 16 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.22%) Java
4 14 (15.22%) PL/SQL
4 14 (15.22%) Shell Script
5 12 (13.04%) PowerShell
6 9 (9.78%) Python
7 7 (7.61%) Scala
8 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.09%) C
9 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (32.61%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.48%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.61%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.26%) CISSP
5 2 (2.17%) CREST Certified
5 2 (2.17%) Degree
5 2 (2.17%) GCIA
5 2 (2.17%) GCIH
5 2 (2.17%) MCSE
5 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.17%) SANS
6 1 (1.09%) CISM
6 1 (1.09%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (4.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 27 (29.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (26.09%) NetBackup
3 10 (10.87%) Failover Clustering
3 10 (10.87%) SCCM
4 6 (6.52%) RSA enVision
5 2 (2.17%) Nessus
6 1 (1.09%) Ansible
6 1 (1.09%) Control-M
6 1 (1.09%) Nmap
6 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.09%) Puppet
6 1 (1.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 42 (45.65%) Oracle
2 28 (30.43%) Veritas
3 27 (29.35%) NetApp
4 26 (28.26%) Symantec
5 6 (6.52%) ArcSight
5 6 (6.52%) LogRhythm
5 6 (6.52%) Splunk
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco
7 1 (1.09%) Citrix
7 1 (1.09%) IBM
7 1 (1.09%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.09%) Netezza
7 1 (1.09%) Qualys
7 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.09%) SAP
7 1 (1.09%) ScanSafe
7 1 (1.09%) VMware