The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
South East / Hampshire
Rank 48 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +5
Contract jobs citing Unix 61 194 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.62% 10.45% 9.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.80% 34.95% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 112 109
Median daily rate £400 £373 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% +8.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £48.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +143.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £30.58
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +22.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
442 555 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.23% 29.90% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 326 403
Median daily rate £375 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £516 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 39 43
Median hourly rate £14.88 £15.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.45% -23.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Unix Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Basingstoke +9 10 £315 -22.46% 3
Hook -15 9 £365 +23.72% 1
Havant 0 6 £350 -21.12%
Winchester -5 5 £450 +2.85% 2
Farnborough -5 4 £400 -5.88% 1
Portsmouth -10 4 £475 +58.33%
Southampton +9 3 £450 +7.78% 4
Fareham -12 3 £600 +79.10% 2
Andover -5 1 - -
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 114 (70.37%) Linux
2 81 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 65 (40.12%) SC Cleared
4 48 (29.63%) Windows
5 43 (26.54%) SQL
6 31 (19.14%) C++
7 30 (18.52%) C
8 29 (17.90%) Oracle
9 28 (17.28%) VMware
10 26 (16.05%) Python
10 26 (16.05%) Red Hat
10 26 (16.05%) Jenkins
11 25 (15.43%) Puppet
11 25 (15.43%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (14.81%) Software Engineering
12 24 (14.81%) DevOps
13 23 (14.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (13.58%) Hadoop
14 22 (13.58%) Perl
15 21 (12.96%) Oracle Database
16 20 (12.35%) JIRA
16 20 (12.35%) Java
16 20 (12.35%) UML
16 20 (12.35%) Cisco
17 19 (11.73%) SOA
18 17 (10.49%) ITIL
18 17 (10.49%) Microsoft
18 17 (10.49%) Windows Server
19 16 (9.88%) ActiveMQ

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 16 (9.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (9.26%) Apache
3 14 (8.64%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.94%) JBoss
5 6 (3.70%) Apache Spark
6 5 (3.09%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 5 (3.09%) GemFire
6 5 (3.09%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.85%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.85%) SAS
9 2 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.23%) IIS
10 1 (0.62%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.62%) Apache Qpid
10 1 (0.62%) Confluence
10 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.09%) MS Office
3 3 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) MS Project
4 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (9.88%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.94%) PaaS
2 5 (3.09%) GitHub
3 3 (1.85%) IaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.26%) SAN
2 14 (8.64%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.17%) LAN
3 10 (6.17%) WAN
4 8 (4.94%) Firewall
5 6 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (3.70%) DNS
5 6 (3.70%) IP Telephony
6 5 (3.09%) FTP
7 4 (2.47%) ATM
7 4 (2.47%) LDAP
7 4 (2.47%) NAS
7 4 (2.47%) Network Security
7 4 (2.47%) X.500
8 3 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (1.85%) HTTP
8 3 (1.85%) SNMP
8 3 (1.85%) SSH
8 3 (1.85%) Telnet
9 2 (1.23%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.43%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (13.58%) Hadoop
3 21 (12.96%) Oracle Database
4 15 (9.26%) MySQL
5 10 (6.17%) SQL Server
6 7 (4.32%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.70%) Apache Hive
7 6 (3.70%) Big Data
7 6 (3.70%) HBase
8 5 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.09%) OLTP
9 4 (2.47%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (16.05%) Jenkins
2 20 (12.35%) JIRA
3 15 (9.26%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.41%) Subversion
5 10 (6.17%) GoogleTest
6 9 (5.56%) JUnit
6 9 (5.56%) NUnit
7 8 (4.94%) ClearCase
7 8 (4.94%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.70%) Ant
8 6 (3.70%) CppUnit
9 5 (3.09%) Gradle
10 3 (1.85%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.85%) PHPUnit
10 3 (1.85%) Robot Framework
11 2 (1.23%) JMeter
11 2 (1.23%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (9.88%) Finance
2 5 (3.09%) Financial Institution
2 5 (3.09%) Retail
3 4 (2.47%) Games
3 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.23%) Advertising
5 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (29.63%) Developer
2 13 (8.02%) C Developer
3 12 (7.41%) Software Developer
4 9 (5.56%) Administrator
4 9 (5.56%) Consultant
4 9 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 9 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 7 (4.32%) Architect
6 6 (3.70%) C++ Developer
6 6 (3.70%) PHP Developer
6 6 (3.70%) Support Technician
6 6 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (3.70%) Tester
7 5 (3.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (3.09%) Lead Developer
7 5 (3.09%) Senior Developer
7 5 (3.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (3.09%) Technical Developer
7 5 (3.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.88%) ActiveMQ
2 10 (6.17%) XML
3 9 (5.56%) HTML
3 9 (5.56%) JSON
3 9 (5.56%) Spring
4 6 (3.70%) CSS
4 6 (3.70%) jQuery
4 6 (3.70%) JSP
4 6 (3.70%) Middleware
4 6 (3.70%) Spring Boot
4 6 (3.70%) Spring Integration
5 5 (3.09%) Kafka
5 5 (3.09%) Spark Streaming
6 4 (2.47%) .NET
6 4 (2.47%) Ajax
6 4 (2.47%) J2EE
6 4 (2.47%) JPA
6 4 (2.47%) JSF
6 4 (2.47%) PrimeFaces
6 4 (2.47%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.02%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.56%) Derivative
4 7 (4.32%) PKI
5 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.09%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.85%) Clustering
6 3 (1.85%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.23%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.23%) HACMP
7 2 (1.23%) Replication
7 2 (1.23%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.62%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.62%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.62%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 114 (70.37%) Linux
2 48 (29.63%) Windows
3 23 (14.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (10.49%) Windows Server
5 10 (6.17%) AIX
6 9 (5.56%) Solaris
7 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.70%) CentOS
9 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.47%) HPUX
10 4 (2.47%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.85%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.23%) SUSE
12 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.62%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.81%) DevOps
2 24 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 20 (12.35%) UML
4 19 (11.73%) SOA
5 17 (10.49%) ITIL
6 12 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 11 (6.79%) Integration Testing
7 11 (6.79%) OO
8 10 (6.17%) Configuration Management
8 10 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (6.17%) OOD
8 10 (6.17%) Scrum
8 10 (6.17%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (5.56%) Memory Management
9 9 (5.56%) System Testing
10 8 (4.94%) Multithreading
10 8 (4.94%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (4.94%) TDD
10 8 (4.94%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 43 (26.54%) SQL
2 31 (19.14%) C++
3 30 (18.52%) C
4 26 (16.05%) Python
5 22 (13.58%) Perl
6 20 (12.35%) Java
7 11 (6.79%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.94%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.32%) PHP
10 5 (3.09%) C#
10 5 (3.09%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.09%) Tcl
11 4 (2.47%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.85%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.23%) Go
13 2 (1.23%) Ruby
13 2 (1.23%) VBScript
14 1 (0.62%) Korn
14 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 81 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 65 (40.12%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.79%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.70%) Degree
5 5 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.09%) ISEB
6 4 (2.47%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.47%) RHCE
7 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.23%) CISSP
8 2 (1.23%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.23%) MCITP
8 2 (1.23%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.62%) CCA
9 1 (0.62%) CCSE
9 1 (0.62%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.62%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.17%) QA
2 5 (3.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.62%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.62%) RMADS
System Software
1 16 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.56%) Samba
3 6 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (3.09%) HDFS
4 5 (3.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (3.09%) vSphere
5 4 (2.47%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.85%) Docker
6 3 (1.85%) NFS
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 25 (15.43%) Puppet
2 16 (9.88%) Ambari
2 16 (9.88%) ZABBIX
3 5 (3.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.85%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.23%) Ansible
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.23%) Nagios
6 2 (1.23%) Opsview
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.23%) Packer
6 2 (1.23%) QRadar
6 2 (1.23%) SCCM
6 2 (1.23%) SELinux
7 1 (0.62%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.62%) Control-M
7 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (17.90%) Oracle
2 28 (17.28%) VMware
3 26 (16.05%) Red Hat
4 20 (12.35%) Cisco
5 17 (10.49%) Microsoft
6 12 (7.41%) HP
7 7 (4.32%) IBM
8 5 (3.09%) Brocade
8 5 (3.09%) Citrix
9 4 (2.47%) Remedy
9 4 (2.47%) Sun
10 3 (1.85%) CA
10 3 (1.85%) Google
10 3 (1.85%) Intel Security
10 3 (1.85%) NetApp
11 2 (1.23%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.23%) F5
11 2 (1.23%) Informatica
11 2 (1.23%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.23%) Splunk