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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 37 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing Unix 8 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.50% 5.14% 4.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 22.92% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 9
Median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.15
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.35%
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
88 96 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.50% 22.43% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 78 36
Median daily rate £413 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £163 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £409 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 8
Median hourly rate £11.17 £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.18% +45.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 7 December 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 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
2 7 (58.33%) Neo4j
2 7 (58.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (58.33%) JAX-RS
2 7 (58.33%) Web Design
2 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (58.33%) Mac OS X
2 7 (58.33%) HTTP
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (58.33%) REST
2 7 (58.33%) Dropwizard
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 6 (50.00%) Kafka
3 6 (50.00%) Microservices
3 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 6 (50.00%) Go
3 6 (50.00%) iXBRL
3 6 (50.00%) RESTful
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) JSON
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle

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 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
1 7 (58.33%) Neo4j
1 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) OLTP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) JBehave
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Dropwizard
1 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) JAX-RS
1 7 (58.33%) REST
2 6 (50.00%) iXBRL
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (50.00%) Kafka
2 6 (50.00%) RESTful
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Mac OS X
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 7 (58.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (58.33%) Web Design
3 6 (50.00%) Microservices
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) QA Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Go
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas