The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 11 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing UNIX 15 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.95% 6.31% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.67% 29.17% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Average daily rate
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£399 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.90% -
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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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
36 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.28% 21.62% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 10
Average daily rate £435 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -5.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £130 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £470 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 37 (88.10%) Security Cleared
2 29 (69.05%) DV Cleared
3 23 (54.76%) Java
4 19 (45.24%) Perl
4 19 (45.24%) Python
5 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (28.57%) Subversion
6 12 (28.57%) Maven
6 12 (28.57%) Ruby
6 12 (28.57%) ClearCase
6 12 (28.57%) Linux
6 12 (28.57%) OO
6 12 (28.57%) PHP
6 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 12 (28.57%) Ant
6 12 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 12 (28.57%) Lua
6 12 (28.57%) Release Management
6 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 12 (28.57%) Apache Ivy
7 10 (23.81%) Scrum
7 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
8 9 (21.43%) Sun Certification
8 9 (21.43%) Sun
8 9 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (16.67%) Functional Testing
9 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 7 (16.67%) Test Management
9 7 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) Eucalyptus
1 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Acrobat
1 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.52%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Ant
1 12 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 12 (28.57%) ClearCase
1 12 (28.57%) Subversion
1 12 (28.57%) Maven
1 12 (28.57%) Apache Ivy
2 7 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
2 7 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (14.29%) DBA
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Lead Test Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Author
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Author
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.76%) webMethods Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) J2EE
2 6 (14.29%) SOAP
2 6 (14.29%) Web Services
2 6 (14.29%) Middleware
2 6 (14.29%) REST
3 3 (7.14%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) XML
3 3 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Replication
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) Derivative
4 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) OO
2 12 (28.57%) Release Management
2 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (23.81%) Scrum
4 9 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Test Management
5 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.90%) User Stories
7 5 (11.90%) Database Tuning
8 4 (9.52%) Kernel Tuning
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.14%) OOD
9 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Java
2 19 (45.24%) Perl
2 19 (45.24%) Python
3 12 (28.57%) Ruby
3 12 (28.57%) Lua
3 12 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 12 (28.57%) PHP
3 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
5 7 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (88.10%) Security Cleared
2 29 (69.05%) DV Cleared
3 9 (21.43%) Sun Certification
4 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (11.90%) OCPJP
5 5 (11.90%) ISTQB
5 5 (11.90%) ISEB
6 3 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CISSP
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (9.52%) vSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Sun
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) webMethods
2 6 (14.29%) McAfee
3 5 (11.90%) VMware
4 4 (9.52%) Infoblox
4 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.52%) HP
5 3 (7.14%) TOWER Software
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Informatica
6 1 (2.38%) NetApp
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