The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Unix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 44 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.29% 0.45% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.47% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £420 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £282
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +32.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- +17.92%
Unix Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
436 425 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.76% 96.59% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 256 196
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £291 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 52
Median hourly rate £17.00 £42.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +142.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £20.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Gloucestershire region that featured Unix Engineer in the job title.

Unix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Unix Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix Engineer across the Gloucestershire region.

Unix Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Unix Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 2 - -
Gloucester - 1 £420 -
Unix Engineer
South West

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Unix Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) DV Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) yum
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Ant
6 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
6 1 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (14.29%) SQLite
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Kernel Tuning
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) DV Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) VMware