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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 10 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing UNIX 15 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 15.00% 1.59% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.59% 3.77% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.29% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
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
41 53 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.00% 42.06% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 3
Average daily rate £325 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £156 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £600 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 11
Average hourly rate £14.10 £15.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £13.58 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.75 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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
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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015, 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 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (57.89%) PL/SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Finance
4 10 (52.63%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (52.63%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (52.63%) SAS
5 9 (47.37%) C#
5 9 (47.37%) Shell Script
5 9 (47.37%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects XI
6 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 8 (42.11%) Dimensional Modelling
6 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
6 8 (42.11%) .NET
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (31.58%) Teradata
8 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) Degree
8 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
8 6 (31.58%) SDLC
9 5 (26.32%) Java
10 4 (21.05%) Linux
10 4 (21.05%) HNC
10 4 (21.05%) HND
10 4 (21.05%) Red Hat

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 10 (52.63%) SAS
2 2 (10.53%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (52.63%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects XI
2 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Hudson
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
1 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.53%) Spring
3 2 (10.53%) JSON
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Debian
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (47.37%) Kimball Methodology
3 8 (42.11%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (31.58%) SDLC
4 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) Web Development
6 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) Kernel Tuning
8 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) PL/SQL
3 9 (47.37%) Shell Script
3 9 (47.37%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
5 5 (26.32%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) Perl
6 2 (10.53%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
1 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) HNC
2 4 (21.05%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (21.05%) Basel II
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Teradata
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Capita
4 1 (5.26%) Infoblox
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) HP