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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 51 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 24 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.77% 2.85% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.44% 20.83% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 4
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£425 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £451 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £18.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+113.51% -32.72%
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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 Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
146 120 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.84% 13.67% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 69 53
Average daily rate £385 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 12
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £11.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.72 £17.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.13 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-2.41% -4.32%

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 2 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

UNIX Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 36 (70.59%) Linux
2 18 (35.29%) Windows
3 16 (31.37%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (31.37%) Jenkins
4 15 (29.41%) PHP
5 14 (27.45%) Java
5 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
7 12 (23.53%) Configuration Management
8 11 (21.57%) MySQL
8 11 (21.57%) Python
8 11 (21.57%) Firewall
8 11 (21.57%) RESTful
9 10 (19.61%) VMware
9 10 (19.61%) Citrix
10 9 (17.65%) Apache
10 9 (17.65%) Web Services
10 9 (17.65%) Scrum
10 9 (17.65%) Puppet
10 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (17.65%) DevOps
11 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (15.69%) Cucumber
11 8 (15.69%) Oracle
11 8 (15.69%) Perl
12 7 (13.73%) XML
12 7 (13.73%) .NET
12 7 (13.73%) Service Management
12 7 (13.73%) TDD

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 9 (17.65%) Apache
2 6 (11.76%) IIS
3 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.88%) SAS
5 1 (1.96%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
1 2 (3.92%) PaaS
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
2 1 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Firewall
2 6 (11.76%) VPN
3 5 (9.80%) DNS
3 5 (9.80%) IPsec
3 5 (9.80%) DHCP
3 5 (9.80%) SS7
4 4 (7.84%) LAN
4 4 (7.84%) WAN
4 4 (7.84%) SIGTRAN
4 4 (7.84%) LTE
5 3 (5.88%) LDAP
5 3 (5.88%) SAN
5 3 (5.88%) 3G
6 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.92%) 2G
6 2 (3.92%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (3.92%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.96%) MVNO
7 1 (1.96%) AMQP
7 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) MySQL
2 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.84%) Redis
5 1 (1.96%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Jenkins
2 8 (15.69%) Cucumber
3 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
4 6 (11.76%) FitNesse
5 4 (7.84%) JIRA
5 4 (7.84%) Hudson
6 3 (5.88%) Subversion
6 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.92%) Selenium
8 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.96%) WATIR
8 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.96%) GitLab
General
1 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Administrator
3 6 (11.76%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Tester
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (5.88%) SAS Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) SAS BI Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) RESTful
2 9 (17.65%) Web Services
3 7 (13.73%) XML
3 7 (13.73%) .NET
4 5 (9.80%) JSON
5 4 (7.84%) LAMP
5 4 (7.84%) Memcached
5 4 (7.84%) Symfony
6 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.92%) Spring
7 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.96%) SOAP
7 1 (1.96%) REST
7 1 (1.96%) jQuery
7 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.92%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (70.59%) Linux
2 18 (35.29%) Windows
3 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.88%) Debian
5 3 (5.88%) VMS
5 3 (5.88%) CentOS
6 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.92%) Solaris
6 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 9 (17.65%) Scrum
4 9 (17.65%) DevOps
5 7 (13.73%) TDD
5 7 (13.73%) Service Management
6 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 5 (9.80%) MVC
7 5 (9.80%) BDD
7 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.84%) OO
8 4 (7.84%) Data Management
8 4 (7.84%) Migration
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (7.84%) Email Migration
8 4 (7.84%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) SQL
2 15 (29.41%) PHP
3 14 (27.45%) Java
4 11 (21.57%) Python
5 8 (15.69%) Perl
6 7 (13.73%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.84%) Ruby
8 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.92%) Ada
10 1 (1.96%) PHP5
10 1 (1.96%) Erlang
10 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) CCNA
1 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.80%) XenApp
2 5 (9.80%) vSphere
2 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.84%) XenServer
4 3 (5.88%) Xen
5 1 (1.96%) NDS
5 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Puppet
2 7 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.84%) Ansible
3 4 (7.84%) Salt
4 3 (5.88%) Ganeti
4 3 (5.88%) Bcfg2
5 2 (3.92%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
2 10 (19.61%) Citrix
2 10 (19.61%) VMware
3 8 (15.69%) Oracle
4 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.80%) Wyse
6 4 (7.84%) New Relic
7 2 (3.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (3.92%) Serena
7 2 (3.92%) IBM
8 1 (1.96%) SAP
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco
8 1 (1.96%) Nokia
8 1 (1.96%) Huawei
8 1 (1.96%) Zend
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