The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 9 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing Unix 56 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.04% 8.18% 8.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.36% 29.75% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 15
Median daily rate £436 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £359 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £359
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
Unix
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
146 121 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.40% 27.50% 40.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 84 81
Median daily rate £385 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £150 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 20
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +17.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.27 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £20.00 £27.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Unix
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 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 +1 25 £308 -29.71% 1
Gloucester 0 6 £428 -22.27% 4
Unix
South West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 70 (88.61%) Security Cleared
2 46 (58.23%) DV Cleared
3 42 (53.16%) Java
4 34 (43.04%) SC Cleared
5 24 (30.38%) Oracle
6 23 (29.11%) Python
7 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (25.32%) Perl
8 20 (25.32%) Web Services
9 19 (24.05%) SOAP
9 19 (24.05%) Middleware
9 19 (24.05%) webMethods
9 19 (24.05%) Enterprise Architecture
10 18 (22.78%) JBoss
10 18 (22.78%) J2EE
11 15 (18.99%) Linux
11 15 (18.99%) C
11 15 (18.99%) SQL
12 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
13 13 (16.46%) REST
14 12 (15.19%) Bash Shell
14 12 (15.19%) C++
15 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
15 11 (13.92%) Solaris
15 11 (13.92%) Red Hat
15 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
15 11 (13.92%) WebSphere
16 10 (12.66%) SWT
16 10 (12.66%) GlassFish
16 10 (12.66%) Eclipse RCP

Unix
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 18 (22.78%) JBoss
2 11 (13.92%) WebSphere
3 10 (12.66%) GlassFish
3 10 (12.66%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.80%) Node.js
6 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.53%) SAS
7 1 (1.27%) Apache
7 1 (1.27%) CMS
7 1 (1.27%) Confluence
7 1 (1.27%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Acrobat
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) DNS
2 4 (5.06%) DHCP
2 4 (5.06%) Firewall
2 4 (5.06%) Network Security
3 2 (2.53%) LAN
3 2 (2.53%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.53%) WAN
4 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.27%) IPv6
4 1 (1.27%) LDAP
4 1 (1.27%) SAN
4 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
1 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.53%) Big Data
4 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.27%) MySQL
5 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Eclipse
1 10 (12.66%) Eclipse RCP
2 8 (10.13%) Ant
2 8 (10.13%) ClearCase
2 8 (10.13%) Subversion
2 8 (10.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (8.86%) Apache Ivy
3 7 (8.86%) JIRA
3 7 (8.86%) Maven
4 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.33%) Hudson
5 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.33%) LoadRunner
5 5 (6.33%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.27%) JUnit
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.53%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (53.16%) Developer
2 26 (32.91%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.39%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Unix Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) DBA
6 4 (5.06%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Author
7 3 (3.80%) Consultant
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared DBA
7 3 (3.80%) Technical Author
7 3 (3.80%) webMethods Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Administrator
8 2 (2.53%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.32%) Web Services
2 19 (24.05%) Middleware
2 19 (24.05%) SOAP
3 18 (22.78%) J2EE
4 13 (16.46%) REST
5 10 (12.66%) EJB
5 10 (12.66%) Swing
5 10 (12.66%) SWT
6 8 (10.13%) HTML
6 8 (10.13%) jQuery
7 6 (7.59%) Hibernate
7 6 (7.59%) RESTful
8 5 (6.33%) JSON
8 5 (6.33%) Spring
9 4 (5.06%) XML
10 3 (3.80%) CSS
11 2 (2.53%) .NET
11 2 (2.53%) WSDL
12 1 (1.27%) JMS
12 1 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) Derivative
4 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.53%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) Clustering
5 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.27%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Replication
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Linux
2 11 (13.92%) Solaris
3 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (3.80%) Windows
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) HPUX
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (11.39%) Release Management
4 8 (10.13%) OO
5 7 (8.86%) Software Testing
6 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.59%) DevOps
6 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (7.59%) TDD
6 6 (7.59%) Test Management
7 5 (6.33%) Functional Testing
7 5 (6.33%) Migration
8 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.80%) Content Management
8 3 (3.80%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.80%) ITIL
8 3 (3.80%) SOA
8 3 (3.80%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.80%) UML
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.16%) Java
2 23 (29.11%) Python
3 20 (25.32%) Perl
4 15 (18.99%) C
4 15 (18.99%) SQL
5 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
6 12 (15.19%) Bash Shell
6 12 (15.19%) C++
7 9 (11.39%) PL/SQL
8 8 (10.13%) C#
8 8 (10.13%) Lua
8 8 (10.13%) PHP
9 6 (7.59%) Ruby
9 6 (7.59%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.27%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.27%) Korn
10 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 70 (88.61%) Security Cleared
2 46 (58.23%) DV Cleared
3 34 (43.04%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.86%) ISEB
5 5 (6.33%) ISTQB
5 5 (6.33%) Sun Certification
6 2 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) COBIT
1 2 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) Basel II
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.53%) vSphere
4 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) Puppet
2 5 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.06%) Data Guard
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.53%) yum
5 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 24 (30.38%) Oracle
2 19 (24.05%) webMethods
3 11 (13.92%) Red Hat
4 10 (12.66%) Sybase
5 5 (6.33%) Sun
5 5 (6.33%) VMware
6 4 (5.06%) Endeca
7 2 (2.53%) Apple
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.53%) Teradata
8 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco
8 1 (1.27%) HP
8 1 (1.27%) NetApp
8 1 (1.27%) Veritas
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
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