The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 10 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Unix 16 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 14.81% 10.53% 7.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.21% 31.25% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 7
Median daily rate £525 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +17.46%
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
43 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 39.81% 33.68% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 31
Median daily rate £325 £260 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 2016, 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Unix.

1 23 (82.14%) Oracle
2 22 (78.57%) Java
3 19 (67.86%) Security Cleared
4 17 (60.71%) JBoss
5 14 (50.00%) J2EE
6 13 (46.43%) WebSphere
6 13 (46.43%) DV Cleared
7 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
7 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 11 (39.29%) Sybase
8 11 (39.29%) WebLogic
8 11 (39.29%) EJB
8 11 (39.29%) Swing
8 11 (39.29%) Linux
8 11 (39.29%) Eclipse
8 11 (39.29%) SWT
8 11 (39.29%) GlassFish
8 11 (39.29%) Eclipse RCP
9 10 (35.71%) SQL
10 9 (32.14%) PL/SQL
10 9 (32.14%) Python
11 8 (28.57%) Perl
11 8 (28.57%) C++
11 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
11 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
12 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (21.43%) Puppet
12 6 (21.43%) Hudson
12 6 (21.43%) Node.js

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 17 (60.71%) JBoss
2 13 (46.43%) WebSphere
3 11 (39.29%) GlassFish
3 11 (39.29%) WebLogic
4 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.57%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Eclipse
1 11 (39.29%) Eclipse RCP
2 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) Hudson
2 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 6 (21.43%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) JMeter
3 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
3 2 (7.14%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Zephyr
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
5 2 (7.14%) UI Developer
5 2 (7.14%) UI/UX Developer
5 2 (7.14%) UX Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) J2EE
2 11 (39.29%) EJB
2 11 (39.29%) Swing
2 11 (39.29%) SWT
3 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 6 (21.43%) HTML
3 6 (21.43%) jQuery
3 6 (21.43%) JSON
3 6 (21.43%) Node.js
3 6 (21.43%) Spring
4 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.57%) .NET
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (3.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (21.43%) DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (3.57%) MapReduce
5 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.57%) Test Management
5 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) PL/SQL
3 9 (32.14%) Python
4 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 8 (28.57%) C++
4 8 (28.57%) Perl
5 6 (21.43%) C#
5 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.14%) Ruby
8 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9000
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (21.43%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) yum
3 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) Sybase
3 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.71%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) Teradata
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) Sun
6 1 (3.57%) TOWER Software