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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 22 23 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing Unix 34 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.46% 7.63% 9.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.46% 28.57% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 15
Median daily rate £505 £458 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.26% +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £383 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.08 £32.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-22.84% +15.04%
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
139 126 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.48% 26.69% 40.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 79 74
Median daily rate £358 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £150 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 21
Median hourly rate £13.23 £17.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.20% +23.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.54 £12.17 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 4 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 4 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 +2 16 £308 -32.86% 4
Gloucester 0 1 - - 4
Unix
South West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 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 52 (85.25%) Security Cleared
2 35 (57.38%) DV Cleared
3 32 (52.46%) Java
4 26 (42.62%) SC Cleared
5 20 (32.79%) Python
5 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (26.23%) Oracle
7 15 (24.59%) Perl
8 14 (22.95%) Web Services
8 14 (22.95%) Middleware
9 13 (21.31%) webMethods
9 13 (21.31%) SOAP
9 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
9 13 (21.31%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (19.67%) C
10 12 (19.67%) JBoss
11 11 (18.03%) J2EE
11 11 (18.03%) REST
12 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
12 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
12 10 (16.39%) Ant
13 9 (14.75%) Sybase
13 9 (14.75%) SQL
13 9 (14.75%) PHP
13 9 (14.75%) Linux
13 9 (14.75%) WebLogic
13 9 (14.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 9 (14.75%) EJB
13 9 (14.75%) Swing
13 9 (14.75%) ClearCase

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 12 (19.67%) JBoss
2 9 (14.75%) GlassFish
2 9 (14.75%) WebLogic
2 9 (14.75%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.28%) SAS
3 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Confluence
4 1 (1.64%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Acrobat
1 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) DNS
1 3 (4.92%) Firewall
1 3 (4.92%) Network Security
2 2 (3.28%) LAN
2 2 (3.28%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) DHCP
3 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.64%) IPv6
3 1 (1.64%) LDAP
3 1 (1.64%) SAN
3 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.28%) Big Data
3 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.28%) SQLite
4 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Ant
2 9 (14.75%) ClearCase
2 9 (14.75%) Eclipse
2 9 (14.75%) Eclipse RCP
2 9 (14.75%) Subversion
2 9 (14.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (13.11%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (13.11%) Maven
4 7 (11.48%) LoadRunner
5 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.56%) Rational Functional Tester
5 4 (6.56%) Selenium
6 3 (4.92%) HP UFT
6 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.92%) RSpec
7 2 (3.28%) JIRA
8 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.64%) JUnit
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (55.74%) Developer
2 20 (32.79%) Java Developer
3 6 (9.84%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Architect
5 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) webMethods Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Author
6 3 (4.92%) DBA
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Author
6 3 (4.92%) Tester
6 3 (4.92%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) webMethods Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) Middleware
1 14 (22.95%) Web Services
2 13 (21.31%) SOAP
3 11 (18.03%) J2EE
3 11 (18.03%) REST
4 9 (14.75%) EJB
4 9 (14.75%) Swing
4 9 (14.75%) SWT
5 4 (6.56%) XML
6 3 (4.92%) CSS
6 3 (4.92%) HTML
6 3 (4.92%) jQuery
7 2 (3.28%) .NET
7 2 (3.28%) RESTful
7 2 (3.28%) WSDL
8 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.64%) JMS
8 1 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
1 3 (4.92%) Derivative
2 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.28%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.64%) Clustering
3 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.64%) Ergonomics
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.64%) Replication
3 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Solaris
2 5 (8.20%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) HPUX
3 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (14.75%) OO
4 8 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (13.11%) Release Management
5 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
6 5 (8.20%) Test Management
7 4 (6.56%) Functional Testing
7 4 (6.56%) ITIL
7 4 (6.56%) Migration
7 4 (6.56%) TDD
8 3 (4.92%) BDD
8 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.92%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.92%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.92%) MapReduce
8 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.92%) Test Automation
8 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (52.46%) Java
2 20 (32.79%) Python
3 15 (24.59%) Perl
4 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
5 12 (19.67%) C
6 9 (14.75%) Bash Shell
6 9 (14.75%) Lua
6 9 (14.75%) PHP
6 9 (14.75%) SQL
7 6 (9.84%) C++
7 6 (9.84%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.20%) Ruby
9 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.92%) C#
10 3 (4.92%) VB
11 1 (1.64%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.64%) Korn
11 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (85.25%) Security Cleared
2 35 (57.38%) DV Cleared
3 26 (42.62%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.48%) ISEB
5 5 (8.20%) Sun Certification
6 4 (6.56%) ISTQB
7 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Basel II
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Data Guard
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Oracle
2 13 (21.31%) webMethods
3 9 (14.75%) Sybase
4 5 (8.20%) Sun
5 4 (6.56%) HP
5 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.92%) Endeca
7 2 (3.28%) Teradata
7 2 (3.28%) VMware
8 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) NetApp
8 1 (1.64%) Veritas
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