The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 38 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing Unix 34 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.00% 2.20% 2.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.78% 13.10% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 15
Average daily rate £350 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £364 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £543 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £44.44 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +86.90%
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
143 145 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.82% 16.80% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 110 57
Average daily rate £325 £400 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £140 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 16
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £16.50 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 52 (83.87%) Linux
2 30 (48.39%) ETL
3 29 (46.77%) SQL
4 26 (41.94%) Windows
5 21 (33.87%) Java
6 20 (32.26%) Security Cleared
7 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
8 17 (27.42%) Python
8 17 (27.42%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
8 17 (27.42%) Unit Testing
8 17 (27.42%) Relational Database
9 16 (25.81%) Ruby
9 16 (25.81%) Configuration Management
9 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
10 15 (24.19%) HTML
10 15 (24.19%) CSS
10 15 (24.19%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (24.19%) Mac OS X
10 15 (24.19%) HTTP
10 15 (24.19%) Web Design
10 15 (24.19%) Subversion
10 15 (24.19%) Ruby on Rails
10 15 (24.19%) Web Development
10 15 (24.19%) Scala
10 15 (24.19%) Visualisation
10 15 (24.19%) Open Source
10 15 (24.19%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (22.58%) Data Migration
11 14 (22.58%) Migration

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (19.35%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (8.06%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.45%) JBoss
3 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.23%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) Node.js
4 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) GitHub
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.19%) HTTP
2 10 (16.13%) SAN
3 8 (12.90%) Kerberos
3 8 (12.90%) LDAP
4 5 (8.06%) Firewall
5 3 (4.84%) NAS
5 3 (4.84%) Network Security
5 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.84%) VPN
6 1 (1.61%) ADSL
6 1 (1.61%) DMZ
6 1 (1.61%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) MPLS
6 1 (1.61%) VoIP
6 1 (1.61%) WAN
6 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (27.42%) Relational Database
3 15 (24.19%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (20.97%) MongoDB
4 13 (20.97%) NoSQL
4 13 (20.97%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (19.35%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (17.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 11 (17.74%) BusinessObjects XI
6 11 (17.74%) Ingres
6 11 (17.74%) SAP BI
6 11 (17.74%) SAP Data Services
6 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (17.74%) Xcelsius
7 3 (4.84%) Star Schema
8 2 (3.23%) MySQL
8 2 (3.23%) PowerCenter
9 1 (1.61%) GIS
9 1 (1.61%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
2 15 (24.19%) Subversion
3 13 (20.97%) Capybara
3 13 (20.97%) Cucumber
3 13 (20.97%) git-flow
3 13 (20.97%) JUnit
3 13 (20.97%) RSpec
4 1 (1.61%) Toad
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
2 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Ruby Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Consultant
4 12 (19.35%) DBA
5 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 10 (16.13%) SQL DBA
6 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Consultant
7 8 (12.90%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (9.68%) Administrator
9 5 (8.06%) Java Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.45%) SAP BI Consultant
10 4 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
10 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (4.84%) Business Objects Consultant
11 3 (4.84%) Informatica Developer
11 3 (4.84%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) CSS
1 15 (24.19%) HTML
1 15 (24.19%) Ruby on Rails
2 13 (20.97%) Sass
3 11 (17.74%) SAP XI
4 6 (9.68%) J2EE
5 4 (6.45%) GWT
6 1 (1.61%) Java EE
6 1 (1.61%) OpenDaylight
6 1 (1.61%) Spring
6 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Visualisation
2 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.90%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (12.90%) Replication
4 4 (6.45%) Cryptography
5 3 (4.84%) PKI
6 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.23%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.61%) Clustering
7 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (83.87%) Linux
2 26 (41.94%) Windows
3 15 (24.19%) Mac OS X
4 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.06%) Solaris
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.23%) AIX
7 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) ETL
2 17 (27.42%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (27.42%) Unit Testing
3 16 (25.81%) Configuration Management
4 15 (24.19%) Open Source
4 15 (24.19%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (24.19%) Web Design
4 15 (24.19%) Web Development
5 14 (22.58%) Data Migration
5 14 (22.58%) Migration
6 13 (20.97%) ETL Development
6 13 (20.97%) Integration Testing
7 11 (17.74%) CRM
7 11 (17.74%) DevOps
7 11 (17.74%) Dimensional Modelling
7 11 (17.74%) Identity Management
7 11 (17.74%) SQL Optimisation
8 9 (14.52%) ITIL
8 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
9 8 (12.90%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) SQL
2 21 (33.87%) Java
3 17 (27.42%) Python
4 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.81%) Ruby
5 15 (24.19%) Scala
6 12 (19.35%) PowerShell
6 12 (19.35%) Shell Script
7 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.23%) Perl
9 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) CCNA
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.61%) CISM
4 1 (1.61%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) FreeIPA
2 5 (8.06%) Puppet
3 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.84%) Ansible
4 3 (4.84%) Nessus
4 3 (4.84%) Nmap
5 2 (3.23%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.61%) Mesos
6 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) SAP
3 10 (16.13%) Oracle
4 9 (14.52%) NetApp
5 8 (12.90%) EMC
5 8 (12.90%) HP
6 5 (8.06%) Informatica
7 4 (6.45%) Google
7 4 (6.45%) Sybase
7 4 (6.45%) VMware
8 3 (4.84%) Qualys
9 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.23%) Teradata
10 1 (1.61%) Altiris
10 1 (1.61%) Sun
10 1 (1.61%) Veritas
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