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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 16 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing UNIX 10 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.76% 3.41% 10.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.95% 11.11% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 11
Average daily rate
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£240 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £373 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.08 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.27% -21.42%
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
59 54 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 28.10% 30.68% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 19
Average daily rate £255 £125 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+104.00% -66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £98 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £405 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 8
Average hourly rate £24.00 £32.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.63 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.80 £36.75 £39.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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
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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 -3 3 £413 +5.09% 2
Poole - 2 £375 - 2
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) Linux
3 13 (41.94%) Java
3 13 (41.94%) PHP
4 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 12 (38.71%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) Laravel
5 11 (35.48%) CSS
5 11 (35.48%) OO
6 10 (32.26%) Windows
6 10 (32.26%) MVC
6 10 (32.26%) Migration
7 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
8 8 (25.81%) NFS
8 8 (25.81%) DNS
8 8 (25.81%) VMware
8 8 (25.81%) SSH
8 8 (25.81%) Korn
8 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (22.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
9 7 (22.58%) Validation
9 7 (22.58%) Clustering
9 7 (22.58%) Apache
9 7 (22.58%) Ingres
9 7 (22.58%) VMS
9 7 (22.58%) HTTPS
9 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
9 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
9 7 (22.58%) Shell Script

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (22.58%) Apache
2 5 (16.13%) CMS
3 3 (9.68%) CICS
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) DNS
1 8 (25.81%) SSH
2 7 (22.58%) HTTPS
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
3 5 (16.13%) PuTTY
4 4 (12.90%) Multicast
5 1 (3.23%) NAS
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Ingres
1 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
1 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.13%) JasperReports
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (3.23%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.13%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) ERwin
2 1 (3.23%) PowerBuilder
General
1 6 (19.35%) Banking
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) PHP Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Applications Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) C++ Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Environment Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Backup Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Environment Manager
6 1 (3.23%) AS400 Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) HTML
1 12 (38.71%) Laravel
2 11 (35.48%) CSS
3 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
3 6 (19.35%) JDBC
3 6 (19.35%) Symfony
4 5 (16.13%) DAO
4 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
4 5 (16.13%) Web Services
4 5 (16.13%) CGI
5 2 (6.45%) ISPF
6 1 (3.23%) Spring
6 1 (3.23%) EJB
6 1 (3.23%) JMS
6 1 (3.23%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) .NET
6 1 (3.23%) J2EE
6 1 (3.23%) JSP
6 1 (3.23%) Servlets
6 1 (3.23%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
2 5 (16.13%) N-Tier
2 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (3.23%) iSeries
5 1 (3.23%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) SWIFT
5 1 (3.23%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) VMS
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) OO
2 10 (32.26%) MVC
2 10 (32.26%) Migration
3 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
4 7 (22.58%) Validation
5 6 (19.35%) Change Control
6 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
6 5 (16.13%) OOP
7 4 (12.90%) Multithreading
8 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (6.45%) Project Management
9 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) Web Application Development
10 1 (3.23%) Data Transformation
10 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.23%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) PHP
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) Korn
5 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
5 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
5 7 (22.58%) Perl
6 5 (16.13%) PHP5
7 4 (12.90%) Python
7 4 (12.90%) C++
8 3 (9.68%) REXX
8 3 (9.68%) JCL
9 1 (3.23%) RPG/400
9 1 (3.23%) RPG IV
9 1 (3.23%) AWK
9 1 (3.23%) C
9 1 (3.23%) C#
9 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.23%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) NFS
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (22.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.68%) RACF
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
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