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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 17 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Unix 10 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 8.77% 13.76% 8.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 39.47% 22.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 10
Median daily rate £388 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £400 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.75 £31.15
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +11.55%
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
40 38 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 35.09% 34.86% 36.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 34
Median daily rate £143 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.37% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £260 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.25 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.25 £74.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (48.00%) PL/SQL
4 12 (48.00%) JBoss
4 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (36.00%) Eclipse RCP
5 9 (36.00%) WebSphere
5 9 (36.00%) SWT
5 9 (36.00%) GlassFish
5 9 (36.00%) Swing
5 9 (36.00%) Eclipse
5 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (36.00%) J2EE
5 9 (36.00%) EJB
5 9 (36.00%) Sybase
5 9 (36.00%) WebLogic
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (24.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
7 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (20.00%) Teradata
7 5 (20.00%) Perl
7 5 (20.00%) C++
7 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects

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 12 (48.00%) JBoss
2 9 (36.00%) GlassFish
2 9 (36.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (36.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (12.00%) SAS
3 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (36.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Hudson
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 3 (12.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (8.00%) JMeter
3 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (8.00%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (8.00%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (8.00%) DBA
4 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Business Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) EJB
1 9 (36.00%) J2EE
1 9 (36.00%) Swing
1 9 (36.00%) SWT
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) jQuery
2 3 (12.00%) JSON
2 3 (12.00%) Node.js
2 3 (12.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (4.00%) HPUX
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Test Management
6 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Kernel Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (20.00%) C++
5 5 (20.00%) Perl
5 5 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) ISEB
3 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Basel II
1 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (12.00%) ISO 9000
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.00%) yum
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Sybase
3 5 (20.00%) Teradata
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Sun
6 1 (4.00%) TOWER Software
6 1 (4.00%) VMware