The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Specialist
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Specialist 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
423 229 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.79% 94.63% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 124 263
Average daily rate £360 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 19 33
Average hourly rate £25.50 £19.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.21% -48.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.58 £20.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
UNIX Specialist
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UNIX Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Specialist in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

UNIX Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

UNIX Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

UNIX Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Specialist across the Gloucestershire region.

UNIX Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

UNIX Specialist
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited UNIX Specialist in their job title 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 with UNIX Specialist in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Server Monitoring

UNIX Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited UNIX Specialist in their job title 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 with UNIX Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat