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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 65 52 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Contract jobs citing UNIX 10 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.11% 2.50% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.68% 13.89% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 5
Average daily rate
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£370 £425 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £255 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £481 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -6.15%
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
176 144 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.56% 18.02% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 101 48
Average daily rate £375 £371 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +19.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £18.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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
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 31 July 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 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) Apache
4 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
4 11 (40.74%) Firewall
5 10 (37.04%) Python
6 9 (33.33%) Puppet
7 8 (29.63%) PHP
7 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
8 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
8 7 (25.93%) Oracle
8 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 7 (25.93%) DevOps
9 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
9 6 (22.22%) Debian
9 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 6 (22.22%) Ruby
9 6 (22.22%) CentOS
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (22.22%) Ektron
9 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
9 6 (22.22%) IIS
9 6 (22.22%) Perl
9 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) J2EE
9 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
9 6 (22.22%) JBoss
9 6 (22.22%) ISA Server
9 6 (22.22%) BEA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (44.44%) Apache
2 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 6 (22.22%) IIS
2 6 (22.22%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) nginx
4 2 (7.41%) SAS
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
3 5 (18.52%) LAN
3 5 (18.52%) WAN
4 3 (11.11%) SIGTRAN
4 3 (11.11%) SS7
5 1 (3.70%) PuTTY
5 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.70%) HTTP
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 5 (18.52%) Hudson
3 4 (14.81%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Analyst
1 5 (18.52%) Administrator
1 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Business Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) J2EE
2 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Debian
4 6 (22.22%) CentOS
5 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
5 4 (14.81%) Solaris
6 3 (11.11%) VMS
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
2 7 (25.93%) DevOps
3 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) Demand Management
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
5 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
6 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 3 (11.11%) Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 2 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.70%) Open Source
8 1 (3.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Python
2 8 (29.63%) PHP
3 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
4 6 (22.22%) Ruby
4 6 (22.22%) Perl
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Scala
6 1 (3.70%) Ada
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (18.52%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) GCIA
3 1 (3.70%) GCIH
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.70%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) ISA Server
2 4 (14.81%) Xen
3 3 (11.11%) Samba
3 3 (11.11%) Postfix
3 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.41%) XenServer
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Puppet
2 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (18.52%) Ansible
2 5 (18.52%) Salt
3 3 (11.11%) Ganeti
3 3 (11.11%) Bcfg2
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) BEA
3 6 (22.22%) Ektron
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) Sun
5 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Serena
7 1 (3.70%) Teradata
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