The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 16 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 8 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 7.08% 3.39% 11.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.05% 13.33% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 7
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£375 £525 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £29.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -14.70%
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 Gloucester region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 33.63% 25.42% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 3 13
Average daily rate £350 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £381 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.25 £10.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% +20.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Business Objects
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (10.00%) Military
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) HPUX
6 1 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (10.00%) ISEB
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) WAN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
1 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Military
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) HPUX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Bourne shell
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago