The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 30 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing UNIX 4 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.63% 8.37% 5.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.45% 29.58% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 3
Average daily rate
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- £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
UNIX
South West

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
62 71 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 25.20% 28.29% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 37 26
Average daily rate £140 £400 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +5.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £140 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £40.00 £21.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -12 3 - -
Weymouth - 1 - -
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) NAS
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) NFS
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (22.22%) AIX
6 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (22.22%) NetApp
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) Brocade
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (22.22%) Use Case
7 1 (11.11%) SCOM

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
1 3 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (11.11%) Star Schema
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) DataStage
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Solutions Designer
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) SAN Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Designer
1 2 (22.22%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) NAS Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) NetApp Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (11.11%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Brocade
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) IBM