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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 20 32 17
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing UNIX 41 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.23% 4.58% 5.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.97% 18.58% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £360 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
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
152 113 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.52% 24.62% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 55 19
Average daily rate £350 £340 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +161.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 15
Average hourly rate £13.00 £24.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.93% +28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.08 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £145.75 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Gloucester +9 15 £400 - 3
Cheltenham +4 15 £399 +20.90% 4
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 57 (71.25%) Security Cleared
2 47 (58.75%) DV Cleared
3 39 (48.75%) Java
4 30 (37.50%) Oracle
5 28 (35.00%) Perl
5 28 (35.00%) Python
5 28 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (26.25%) JavaScript
6 21 (26.25%) Shell Script
6 21 (26.25%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (25.00%) Ant
8 19 (23.75%) SQL
8 19 (23.75%) Linux
9 18 (22.50%) OO
9 18 (22.50%) PHP
9 18 (22.50%) ClearCase
9 18 (22.50%) Maven
9 18 (22.50%) Lua
9 18 (22.50%) Release Management
9 18 (22.50%) Apache Ivy
10 17 (21.25%) Subversion
10 17 (21.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 15 (18.75%) PL/SQL
11 15 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (18.75%) Bash Shell
12 14 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (17.50%) Sun Certification
12 14 (17.50%) Sun
12 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
12 14 (17.50%) Finance

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 13 (16.25%) SAS
2 6 (7.50%) JBoss
3 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.75%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.25%) Eucalyptus
5 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Acrobat
1 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) DNS
2 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.25%) LAN
3 1 (1.25%) WAN
3 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
1 14 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (16.25%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 10 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.00%) MySQL
7 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.50%) Big Data
8 2 (2.50%) SQLite
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Ant
2 18 (22.50%) ClearCase
2 18 (22.50%) Maven
2 18 (22.50%) Apache Ivy
3 17 (21.25%) Subversion
3 17 (21.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (8.75%) LoadRunner
4 7 (8.75%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.75%) Hudson
5 3 (3.75%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.75%) JIRA
5 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (17.50%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 42 (52.50%) Developer
2 24 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Test Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (7.50%) DBA
7 4 (5.00%) Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) webMethods Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Author
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Author
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Security Specialist
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (2.50%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) .NET
1 10 (12.50%) J2EE
1 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (8.75%) SOAP
2 7 (8.75%) Web Services
2 7 (8.75%) Middleware
2 7 (8.75%) REST
3 6 (7.50%) HTML
3 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.75%) SWT
4 3 (3.75%) JSON
4 3 (3.75%) jQuery
4 3 (3.75%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.75%) Spring
4 3 (3.75%) XML
4 3 (3.75%) Swing
4 3 (3.75%) EJB
4 3 (3.75%) CSS
5 1 (1.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Replication
2 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.75%) Derivative
4 3 (3.75%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.25%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) DTV
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Windows
3 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.25%) Debian
4 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (22.50%) Release Management
3 18 (22.50%) OO
4 15 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (13.75%) Dimensional Modelling
5 11 (13.75%) Kimball Methodology
6 10 (12.50%) Scrum
7 9 (11.25%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.75%) Test Management
9 7 (8.75%) Software Testing
9 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (8.75%) Functional Testing
9 7 (8.75%) SDLC
10 6 (7.50%) Test Scripting
10 6 (7.50%) MVC
11 5 (6.25%) TDD
11 5 (6.25%) Web Development
11 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) Java
2 28 (35.00%) Perl
2 28 (35.00%) Python
3 21 (26.25%) Shell Script
3 21 (26.25%) JavaScript
4 19 (23.75%) SQL
5 18 (22.50%) PHP
5 18 (22.50%) Lua
6 15 (18.75%) Bash Shell
6 15 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 13 (16.25%) C#
8 12 (15.00%) Ruby
9 11 (13.75%) C++
10 10 (12.50%) VB.NET
11 4 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 57 (71.25%) Security Cleared
2 47 (58.75%) DV Cleared
3 14 (17.50%) Sun Certification
4 12 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (8.75%) Degree
6 5 (6.25%) OCPJP
6 5 (6.25%) ISTQB
6 5 (6.25%) ISEB
7 4 (5.00%) HNC
7 4 (5.00%) HND
8 3 (3.75%) CISSP
8 3 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (5.00%) Basel II
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.00%) vSphere
3 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Puppet
1 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (37.50%) Oracle
2 14 (17.50%) Sun
3 10 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.00%) McAfee
5 7 (8.75%) webMethods
5 7 (8.75%) Teradata
6 5 (6.25%) VMware
6 5 (6.25%) HP
7 4 (5.00%) Infoblox
8 3 (3.75%) TOWER Software
8 3 (3.75%) Sybase
9 1 (1.25%) SAP
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco
9 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.25%) Informatica
9 1 (1.25%) NetApp
9 1 (1.25%) Capita
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