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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 12 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 50 48 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.73% 9.84% 6.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.97% 32.21% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 21
Median daily rate £400 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £389 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.25 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-3.35% +19.20%
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
139 149 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.83% 30.53% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 89 69
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 3
Median hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.78 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £41.50 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Gloucester +4 16 £525 +16.66% 5
Cheltenham -7 12 £405 -3.28% 7
Filton - 1 £388 -
Unix
South West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 92 (82.88%) Security Cleared
2 59 (53.15%) Java
3 53 (47.75%) DV Cleared
4 47 (42.34%) Oracle
5 41 (36.94%) Linux
6 34 (30.63%) SC Cleared
7 33 (29.73%) Python
8 28 (25.23%) Solaris
9 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (22.52%) JBoss
10 25 (22.52%) J2EE
11 23 (20.72%) Perl
11 23 (20.72%) C++
12 22 (19.82%) Red Hat
12 22 (19.82%) Bash Shell
13 21 (18.92%) SQL
14 18 (16.22%) WebLogic
14 18 (16.22%) WebSphere
15 17 (15.32%) SWT
15 17 (15.32%) Relational Database
15 17 (15.32%) Swing
15 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
15 17 (15.32%) Shell Script
16 16 (14.41%) Middleware
16 16 (14.41%) webMethods
16 16 (14.41%) Sybase
16 16 (14.41%) EJB
16 16 (14.41%) SOAP
16 16 (14.41%) Web Services
16 16 (14.41%) Eclipse

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 25 (22.52%) JBoss
2 18 (16.22%) WebLogic
2 18 (16.22%) WebSphere
3 16 (14.41%) GlassFish
4 9 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.90%) Apache
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.90%) Confluence
6 1 (0.90%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (6.31%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (3.60%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) DHCP
1 11 (9.91%) DNS
2 6 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.60%) Firewall
3 4 (3.60%) Network Security
4 2 (1.80%) SAN
4 2 (1.80%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.90%) IPv6
5 1 (0.90%) LAN
5 1 (0.90%) WAN
5 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.32%) Relational Database
1 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.51%) Hadoop
3 13 (11.71%) Oracle Database
4 11 (9.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.90%) Big Data
7 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 16 (14.41%) Eclipse
1 16 (14.41%) Eclipse RCP
2 13 (11.71%) JIRA
3 10 (9.01%) LoadRunner
4 9 (8.11%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.11%) Hudson
4 9 (8.11%) Jenkins
5 7 (6.31%) Ant
5 7 (6.31%) Maven
6 6 (5.41%) Rational Functional Tester
7 5 (4.50%) JMeter
7 5 (4.50%) Subversion
7 5 (4.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (4.50%) Zephyr
8 4 (3.60%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (3.60%) ClearCase
8 4 (3.60%) Selenium
9 3 (2.70%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (2.70%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (3.60%) Finance
2 1 (0.90%) Banking
2 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (43.24%) Developer
2 32 (28.83%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.51%) DBA
4 14 (12.61%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 14 (12.61%) Oracle DBA
5 13 (11.71%) Unix Engineer
6 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared DBA
7 6 (5.41%) Tester
8 5 (4.50%) Administrator
8 5 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.60%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (3.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.60%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 4 (3.60%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Technical Tester
9 4 (3.60%) Test Specialist
10 3 (2.70%) Analyst
10 3 (2.70%) Consultant
10 3 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.52%) J2EE
2 17 (15.32%) Swing
2 17 (15.32%) SWT
3 16 (14.41%) EJB
3 16 (14.41%) Middleware
3 16 (14.41%) SOAP
3 16 (14.41%) Web Services
4 11 (9.91%) HTML
5 10 (9.01%) jQuery
5 10 (9.01%) JSON
5 10 (9.01%) REST
6 9 (8.11%) Hibernate
6 9 (8.11%) Spring
7 6 (5.41%) Node.js
7 6 (5.41%) RESTful
8 2 (1.80%) .NET
8 2 (1.80%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (1.80%) WSDL
9 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.80%) User Experience
5 1 (0.90%) Clustering
5 1 (0.90%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (0.90%) Derivative
5 1 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.90%) Ergonomics
5 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (36.94%) Linux
2 28 (25.23%) Solaris
3 11 (9.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.41%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.80%) HPUX
5 2 (1.80%) Windows
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (14.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (10.81%) Configuration Management
3 12 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (10.81%) TDD
4 11 (9.91%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (9.01%) DevOps
5 10 (9.01%) Kernel Tuning
5 10 (9.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 9 (8.11%) Release Management
6 9 (8.11%) Test Management
7 7 (6.31%) E-business
7 7 (6.31%) ERP
7 7 (6.31%) Functional Testing
8 5 (4.50%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (4.50%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (4.50%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (4.50%) Software Testing
9 4 (3.60%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (53.15%) Java
2 33 (29.73%) Python
3 23 (20.72%) C++
3 23 (20.72%) Perl
4 22 (19.82%) Bash Shell
5 21 (18.92%) SQL
6 17 (15.32%) Shell Script
7 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
8 13 (11.71%) PL/SQL
9 11 (9.91%) C
10 10 (9.01%) C#
11 9 (8.11%) Ruby
12 5 (4.50%) PHP
13 4 (3.60%) Lua
14 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.90%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.90%) Korn
Qualifications
1 92 (82.88%) Security Cleared
2 53 (47.75%) DV Cleared
3 34 (30.63%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.21%) ISEB
5 6 (5.41%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.41%) Sun Certification
6 4 (3.60%) CEH
7 3 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.90%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (0.90%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.90%) Degree
8 1 (0.90%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) COBIT
3 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.11%) vSphere
2 6 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.80%) SRDF
3 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (10.81%) Puppet
2 9 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.31%) yum
4 6 (5.41%) Data Guard
5 5 (4.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (3.60%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (3.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.80%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 47 (42.34%) Oracle
2 22 (19.82%) Red Hat
3 16 (14.41%) Sybase
3 16 (14.41%) webMethods
4 13 (11.71%) HP
5 11 (9.91%) VMware
6 5 (4.50%) TOWER Software
7 4 (3.60%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.60%) Endeca
8 3 (2.70%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.70%) Teradata
9 2 (1.80%) Apple
9 2 (1.80%) EMC
9 2 (1.80%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.80%) Sun
9 2 (1.80%) Veritas
10 1 (0.90%) NetApp
10 1 (0.90%) Symantec
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