The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 12 5 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing Unix 12 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.92% 16.39% 8.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 60.61% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 10
Median daily rate £405 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.28% -6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £374 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £536 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £419 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.46% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
Unix
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.79% 27.05% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 22
Median daily rate £400 £444 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% +34.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £454 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.39 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Unix.

1 31 (91.18%) Security Cleared
2 18 (52.94%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (41.18%) DV Cleared
5 12 (35.29%) Middleware
6 11 (32.35%) webMethods
6 11 (32.35%) SOAP
6 11 (32.35%) Web Services
6 11 (32.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (29.41%) REST
8 8 (23.53%) Solaris
8 8 (23.53%) Linux
8 8 (23.53%) Python
9 7 (20.59%) C++
9 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (17.65%) J2EE
10 6 (17.65%) HP
10 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (14.71%) LoadRunner
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle
11 5 (14.71%) Ant
11 5 (14.71%) Perl
11 5 (14.71%) Maven
11 5 (14.71%) Data Guard
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (14.71%) Release Management
12 4 (11.76%) Atlassian
12 4 (11.76%) Selenium

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.94%) Confluence
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Acrobat
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Firewall
1 4 (11.76%) Network Security
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) IPv6
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Ant
1 5 (14.71%) LoadRunner
1 5 (14.71%) Maven
2 4 (11.76%) JIRA
2 4 (11.76%) Selenium
3 3 (8.82%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (8.82%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
4 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.94%) JMeter
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.94%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) DBA
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared DBA
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) Middleware
2 11 (32.35%) SOAP
2 11 (32.35%) Web Services
3 10 (29.41%) REST
4 6 (17.65%) J2EE
5 2 (5.88%) WSDL
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) HTML
6 1 (2.94%) RESTful
6 1 (2.94%) Swing
6 1 (2.94%) SWT
6 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.82%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.94%) Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
1 8 (23.53%) Solaris
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) HPUX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Release Management
4 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
5 3 (8.82%) BDD
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Software Delivery
5 3 (8.82%) Test Management
5 3 (8.82%) Test Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) TDD
6 2 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 8 (23.53%) Python
3 7 (20.59%) C++
4 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 5 (14.71%) Perl
6 4 (11.76%) C
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
7 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.88%) Lua
8 2 (5.88%) PHP
8 2 (5.88%) Ruby
9 1 (2.94%) Bourne shell
9 1 (2.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 31 (91.18%) Security Cleared
2 17 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (41.18%) DV Cleared
4 4 (11.76%) CEH
4 4 (11.76%) ISEB
4 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 4 (11.76%) Sun Certification
5 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.94%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Data Guard
2 4 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) webMethods
2 6 (17.65%) HP
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle
4 4 (11.76%) Atlassian
4 4 (11.76%) Endeca
5 3 (8.82%) Cloudera
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
7 1 (2.94%) Veritas
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