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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 11 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing Unix 13 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 12.15% 14.81% 1.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.83% 39.02% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 0
Median daily rate £550 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
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
29 41 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 27.10% 37.96% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 32 25
Median daily rate £445 £368 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.08% +8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Median hourly rate £12.88 £14.10 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.68% +34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 18 (90.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle
3 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 13 (65.00%) JBoss
5 12 (60.00%) DV Cleared
5 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (50.00%) J2EE
6 10 (50.00%) Linux
7 9 (45.00%) Python
7 9 (45.00%) WebSphere
8 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (40.00%) C++
8 8 (40.00%) Perl
9 7 (35.00%) SQL
9 7 (35.00%) Swing
9 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (35.00%) Sybase
9 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
9 7 (35.00%) EJB
9 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
9 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
9 7 (35.00%) GlassFish
9 7 (35.00%) SWT
9 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
9 7 (35.00%) Eclipse RCP
10 6 (30.00%) DevOps
10 6 (30.00%) JSON
10 6 (30.00%) JIRA
10 6 (30.00%) jQuery
10 6 (30.00%) TDD

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 13 (65.00%) JBoss
2 9 (45.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (35.00%) GlassFish
3 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (35.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Hudson
2 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) JMeter
3 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (10.00%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 2 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) J2EE
2 7 (35.00%) EJB
2 7 (35.00%) Swing
2 7 (35.00%) SWT
3 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) jQuery
3 6 (30.00%) JSON
3 6 (30.00%) Node.js
3 6 (30.00%) Spring
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (5.00%) HPUX
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (30.00%) DevOps
2 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) Python
3 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (40.00%) C++
3 8 (40.00%) Perl
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) C#
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.00%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (35.00%) Sybase
3 3 (15.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Sun
4 1 (5.00%) VMware