The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
South West / Dorset
Rank 22 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 3 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.34% - 3.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.82% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £494 - £240
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £30.58
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +22.64%

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

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 39 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 26.56% 20.74% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 25
Median daily rate £238 £180 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £140 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 14
Median hourly rate £11.00 £42.46 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.09% +69.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorchester - 2 £494 -
Bournemouth - 1 £300 - 4
Unix
South West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Unix.

1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) Nagios
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) Puppet
3 4 (40.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (30.00%) CICS
4 3 (30.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (20.00%) RACF
5 2 (20.00%) JCL
5 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 3 (30.00%) CICS
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) WebEx
3 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (10.00%) FTP
3 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (20.00%) Gradle
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Environment Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Mainframe Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) CICS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) Grails
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) BCP
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Groovy
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) JCL
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) REXX
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
1 2 (20.00%) RACF
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) Samba
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Nagios
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) CA Endevor
2 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) CA
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) VMware