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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 18 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Unix 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.04% 0.96% 5.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 3.33% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £455 £475 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.31% +15.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £25.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+54.88% -35.43%

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
28 30 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 28.28% 28.85% 33.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 34
Median daily rate £120 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.43% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £179 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £9.80 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.55% -16.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

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
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 23 February 2017, 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 (85.71%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) Banking
5 7 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 7 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (33.33%) Basel II
5 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 6 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (28.57%) Teradata
7 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
7 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
7 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
7 5 (23.81%) Sybase
7 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
7 5 (23.81%) EJB
7 5 (23.81%) J2EE
7 5 (23.81%) JBoss
7 5 (23.81%) Swing
7 5 (23.81%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (23.81%) SWT
7 5 (23.81%) GlassFish
7 5 (23.81%) Eclipse RCP

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 5 (23.81%) GlassFish
1 5 (23.81%) JBoss
1 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
1 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
2 4 (19.05%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
1 5 (23.81%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (9.52%) JMeter
3 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
3 2 (9.52%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Business Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) DBA
5 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) EJB
1 5 (23.81%) J2EE
1 5 (23.81%) Swing
1 5 (23.81%) SWT
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) HPUX
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
3 5 (23.81%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (19.05%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Test Management
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.76%) Kernel Tuning
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.76%) Security Patching
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) PL/SQL
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) ISEB
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) Basel II
1 7 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (19.05%) ISO 9000
3 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (4.76%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Teradata
3 5 (23.81%) Sybase
4 3 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) TOWER Software
5 1 (4.76%) VMware