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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 61 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing UNIX 9 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.98% 2.70% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.14% 15.97% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 2
Average daily rate
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£370 £425 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +44.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £262 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £519 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
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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
175 144 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.04% 16.92% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 112 43
Average daily rate £370 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 24
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.50 £27.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 August 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Apache
4 9 (45.00%) Firewall
5 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (35.00%) CSS
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle
7 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
7 6 (30.00%) IIS
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) J2EE
7 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (30.00%) Python
7 6 (30.00%) JBoss
7 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (30.00%) DNS
7 6 (30.00%) BEA
7 6 (30.00%) ISA Server
7 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (30.00%) Ektron
7 6 (30.00%) Ruby
8 5 (25.00%) Demand Management
8 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (25.00%) MySQL
8 5 (25.00%) .NET
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (50.00%) Apache
2 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (30.00%) IIS
2 6 (30.00%) JBoss
3 3 (15.00%) nginx
4 2 (10.00%) SAS
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) SS7
4 1 (5.00%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (5.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) OLTP
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Subversion
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Hudson
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) J2EE
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (15.00%) Debian
5 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (15.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) ETL
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Web Design
5 3 (15.00%) Open Source
5 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (30.00%) Ruby
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) Scala
3 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.00%) CCNA
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) GCIA
2 1 (5.00%) GCIH
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.00%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (15.00%) Samba
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Postfix
3 1 (5.00%) Xen
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.00%) Ansible
2 3 (15.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Ektron
2 6 (30.00%) BEA
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Sun
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) Teradata
6 1 (5.00%) Netezza
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