The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills 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 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 31 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Contract jobs citing UNIX 21 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.54% 6.17% 6.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.65% 19.72% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 17
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£360 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 - £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
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
119 71 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.70% 31.28% 24.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 23 61
Average daily rate £340 £130 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -62.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £130 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 6
Average hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £16.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.94% +17.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £13.25 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.75 £35.00 £21.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -5 6 £378 - 2
Gloucester - 2 - - 1
Tewkesbury - - - -
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX.

1 25 (47.17%) Security Cleared
2 21 (39.62%) Shell Script
3 19 (35.85%) Solaris
4 17 (32.08%) Linux
5 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
6 14 (26.42%) Java
7 13 (24.53%) Finance
8 12 (22.64%) J2EE
9 11 (20.75%) Oracle
10 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
11 9 (16.98%) Maven
12 8 (15.09%) Hibernate
12 8 (15.09%) Windows
12 8 (15.09%) SAP
12 8 (15.09%) Spring
12 8 (15.09%) jQuery
13 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
13 7 (13.21%) Perl
13 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (13.21%) SAN
14 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
14 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
14 6 (11.32%) LAN
14 6 (11.32%) WAN
14 6 (11.32%) Python
14 6 (11.32%) SOAP
14 6 (11.32%) DV Cleared
14 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (9.43%) Kanban

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.43%) SAS
2 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Eucalyptus
3 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) SAN
2 6 (11.32%) LAN
2 6 (11.32%) WAN
3 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.77%) DNS
4 2 (3.77%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) DB2
2 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.66%) Big Data
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.77%) Essbase
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Maven
2 5 (9.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (9.43%) ClearCase
2 5 (9.43%) Subversion
3 4 (7.55%) Ant
3 4 (7.55%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.89%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.89%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.43%) Electronics
3 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.43%) Marketing
4 3 (5.66%) Retail
5 2 (3.77%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.89%) Military
6 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Administrator
4 7 (13.21%) Architect
4 7 (13.21%) Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Business Developer
8 2 (3.77%) DBA
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) J2EE
2 8 (15.09%) Hibernate
2 8 (15.09%) Spring
2 8 (15.09%) jQuery
3 6 (11.32%) SOAP
4 5 (9.43%) Web Services
4 5 (9.43%) .NET
4 5 (9.43%) RESTful
5 4 (7.55%) Java EE
6 3 (5.66%) Swing
6 3 (5.66%) Struts
7 2 (3.77%) HTML
7 2 (3.77%) FFmpeg
8 1 (1.89%) SWT
8 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.89%) OpenMP
8 1 (1.89%) EJB
8 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) DTV
1 5 (9.43%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.89%) Replication
3 1 (1.89%) CMDB
3 1 (1.89%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Solaris
2 17 (32.08%) Linux
3 8 (15.09%) Windows
4 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (9.43%) HPUX
6 1 (1.89%) AIX
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.43%) TDD
3 5 (9.43%) Scrum
3 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
3 5 (9.43%) OO
3 5 (9.43%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (9.43%) Kanban
4 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (7.55%) IT Governance
4 4 (7.55%) Release Management
5 3 (5.66%) ITIL
5 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.77%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.77%) ERP
6 2 (3.77%) Service Management
6 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.77%) Web Development
6 2 (3.77%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) Shell Script
2 14 (26.42%) Java
3 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.21%) Perl
5 6 (11.32%) Python
6 5 (9.43%) Korn
6 5 (9.43%) Lua
6 5 (9.43%) Bourne shell
6 5 (9.43%) PHP
7 4 (7.55%) C
7 4 (7.55%) C++
8 3 (5.66%) SQL
9 2 (3.77%) VBScript
9 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (47.17%) Security Cleared
2 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) ISEB
4 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.89%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) SAP
3 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.43%) webMethods
5 4 (7.55%) VMware
6 3 (5.66%) Informatica
7 2 (3.77%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.77%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) EMC
8 1 (1.89%) Sybase
8 1 (1.89%) JBoss
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco
8 1 (1.89%) Sun
8 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.89%) NetApp
8 1 (1.89%) Remedy
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago