The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 34 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Unix 3 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.06% 3.97% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.69% 21.13% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 3
Median daily rate £375 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -11.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.00%
Unix
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 71 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.54% 18.78% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 54 46
Median daily rate £350 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £161 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.35% -18.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £36.00 £16.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Unix.

1 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (65.79%) OO
3 49 (64.47%) Software Engineering
4 48 (63.16%) Perl
5 47 (61.84%) jQuery
6 43 (56.58%) TDD
6 43 (56.58%) Java
7 39 (51.32%) JavaScript
8 38 (50.00%) Selenium
8 38 (50.00%) Cucumber
9 35 (46.05%) Web Development
10 34 (44.74%) CSS
11 31 (40.79%) Legal
12 17 (22.37%) SQL
13 14 (18.42%) Linux
13 14 (18.42%) MongoDB
14 13 (17.11%) Oracle
15 12 (15.79%) NoSQL
15 12 (15.79%) Mojolicious
16 10 (13.16%) RESTful
16 10 (13.16%) Subversion
17 9 (11.84%) Scala
17 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
17 9 (11.84%) Go
18 8 (10.53%) Redis
18 8 (10.53%) Kafka
18 8 (10.53%) HTML
19 7 (9.21%) XML
19 7 (9.21%) Windows
19 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (7.89%) Apache
2 4 (5.26%) SAS
3 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
1 2 (2.63%) LAN
1 2 (2.63%) SSL
1 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) MongoDB
2 12 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.53%) Redis
4 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.63%) DB2
8 2 (2.63%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (1.32%) OLTP
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 38 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 38 (50.00%) Selenium
2 10 (13.16%) Subversion
3 4 (5.26%) Concordion
3 4 (5.26%) JIRA
3 4 (5.26%) QAComplete
4 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.63%) Maven
6 1 (1.32%) JBehave
6 1 (1.32%) JUnit
General
1 31 (40.79%) Legal
2 7 (9.21%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (69.74%) Developer
2 29 (38.16%) Web Developer
3 16 (21.05%) Perl Developer
4 15 (19.74%) Website Developer
5 11 (14.47%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Unix Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Teradata Tester
8 3 (3.95%) Tester
9 2 (2.63%) Agile Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Data Centre Operator
9 2 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) HPUX Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) IT Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) IT Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) IT Operations Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) IT Support
9 2 (2.63%) Perl Web Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (61.84%) jQuery
2 34 (44.74%) CSS
3 12 (15.79%) Mojolicious
4 10 (13.16%) RESTful
5 8 (10.53%) HTML
5 8 (10.53%) Kafka
6 7 (9.21%) XML
7 4 (5.26%) Ajax
7 4 (5.26%) Middleware
7 4 (5.26%) XHTML
8 3 (3.95%) REST
9 2 (2.63%) .NET
9 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (2.63%) OAuth2
9 2 (2.63%) STL
9 2 (2.63%) Web Services
9 2 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.63%) CMDB
3 2 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) HPUX
3 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (65.79%) OO
3 49 (64.47%) Software Engineering
4 43 (56.58%) TDD
5 35 (46.05%) Web Development
6 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.89%) ITIL
7 6 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (7.89%) Scrum
8 4 (5.26%) Automated Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Defect Management
8 4 (5.26%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Process Management
8 4 (5.26%) Release Management
9 3 (3.95%) Content Development
9 3 (3.95%) Data Centre Operations
9 3 (3.95%) High Availability
9 3 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.95%) Workflow
10 2 (2.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 48 (63.16%) Perl
2 43 (56.58%) Java
3 39 (51.32%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.37%) SQL
5 9 (11.84%) Go
5 9 (11.84%) Scala
6 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.26%) ANSI SQL
8 3 (3.95%) JCL
8 3 (3.95%) Korn
9 2 (2.63%) C#
9 2 (2.63%) C++
9 2 (2.63%) VC++
10 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Control-M
1 3 (3.95%) Rundeck
2 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) Informatica
3 4 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (5.26%) Teradata
4 3 (3.95%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.63%) BMC
5 2 (2.63%) BT
5 2 (2.63%) F5
5 2 (2.63%) HP
5 2 (2.63%) InterSystems
5 2 (2.63%) NetApp
5 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) Sybase
5 2 (2.63%) Symantec
5 2 (2.63%) VMware
5 2 (2.63%) Xerox
6 1 (1.32%) Veritas