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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 37 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Unix 13 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.70% 4.76% 5.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.85% 15.83% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 21
Median daily rate £475 £463 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.98%
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 £39.50 £30.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+28.45% -23.12%

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
82 139 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.36% 30.09% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 73 87
Median daily rate £125 £388 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.74% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £44.10 £74.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucester -2 4 £455 -4.31% 3
Cheltenham +4 1 £450 +24.13% 1
Unix
South West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 29 (55.77%) Security Cleared
2 26 (50.00%) Oracle
3 18 (34.62%) Shell Script
3 18 (34.62%) Java
4 17 (32.69%) SQL
4 17 (32.69%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (32.69%) DV Cleared
5 16 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 14 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (23.08%) Python
7 12 (23.08%) Linux
7 12 (23.08%) ISEB
7 12 (23.08%) ISTQB
8 11 (21.15%) Finance
8 11 (21.15%) LoadRunner
8 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
9 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
9 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
9 10 (19.23%) Banking
10 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (17.31%) Perl
10 9 (17.31%) Solaris
10 9 (17.31%) HP
10 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
10 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (15.38%) Functional Testing
11 8 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (15.38%) WebLogic
11 8 (15.38%) Software Testing
12 7 (13.46%) Test Management

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 8 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.54%) GlassFish
2 6 (11.54%) JBoss
2 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.69%) SAS
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) DHCP
1 7 (13.46%) DNS
2 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) SAN
3 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 8 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (11.54%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (5.77%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.85%) MySQL
7 1 (1.92%) Big Data
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) LoadRunner
2 6 (11.54%) Ant
2 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
2 6 (11.54%) Eclipse RCP
2 6 (11.54%) Maven
2 6 (11.54%) Rational Functional Tester
3 5 (9.62%) JIRA
3 5 (9.62%) Selenium
3 5 (9.62%) Selenium IDE
3 5 (9.62%) WebDriver
4 4 (7.69%) Subversion
4 4 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (5.77%) JMeter
5 3 (5.77%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.92%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (1.92%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Developer
2 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
2 7 (13.46%) Unix Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) DBA
3 6 (11.54%) Test Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle BI Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Tester
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Lead Test Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Technical Tester
7 2 (3.85%) Business Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 2 (3.85%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) EJB
1 6 (11.54%) J2EE
1 6 (11.54%) Swing
1 6 (11.54%) SWT
2 5 (9.62%) Middleware
2 5 (9.62%) RESTful
2 5 (9.62%) SOAP
2 5 (9.62%) Web Services
3 4 (7.69%) .NET
4 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) Solaris
3 7 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) HPUX
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
2 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (15.38%) Functional Testing
3 8 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 7 (13.46%) Dimensional Modelling
4 7 (13.46%) Kernel Tuning
4 7 (13.46%) SDLC
4 7 (13.46%) Test Management
5 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
5 6 (11.54%) Release Management
6 5 (9.62%) BDD
6 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (9.62%) Software Delivery
6 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
8 3 (5.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) Java
1 18 (34.62%) Shell Script
2 17 (32.69%) SQL
3 16 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 12 (23.08%) Python
5 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
6 9 (17.31%) Perl
7 6 (11.54%) C++
7 6 (11.54%) Ruby
8 3 (5.77%) C
8 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.92%) Lua
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (55.77%) Security Cleared
2 17 (32.69%) DV Cleared
3 12 (23.08%) ISEB
3 12 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) Basel II
1 7 (13.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (7.69%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) vSphere
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.85%) SRDF
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (9.62%) yum
2 2 (3.85%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (17.31%) HP
3 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
3 7 (13.46%) Teradata
3 7 (13.46%) VMware
4 6 (11.54%) Sybase
5 5 (9.62%) Atlassian
5 5 (9.62%) Cloudera
5 5 (9.62%) TOWER Software
5 5 (9.62%) webMethods
6 2 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.92%) SAP
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