The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 111 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.048% - 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% - 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1885 1612 1708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.15% 93.50% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 956 813
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 168 218
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
UNIX Engineer
South East

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Engineer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

UNIX Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX Engineer across the Hampshire region.

UNIX Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

UNIX Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Engineer across the Hampshire region.

UNIX Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited UNIX Engineer in their job title 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 with UNIX Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) CppUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) GoogleTest
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Ant
4 1 (25.00%) WebLogic

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited UNIX Engineer in their job title 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 with UNIX Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) CppUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) GoogleTest
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) SUSE
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) RUP
1 1 (25.00%) OOD
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Process
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Novell
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy