The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills 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 over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 27 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 125 151 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.70% 7.20% 6.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.15% 22.21% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 55 66
Average daily rate
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£425 £363 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +7.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £259 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £457 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 2
Average hourly rate £38.75 £17.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.30% -38.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £11.75 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.75 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £32.03
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.47%
UNIX
South East

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
591 680 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.95% 32.41% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 372 278
Average daily rate £363 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 57 55
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 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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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
Gosport +4 36 £450 -
Basingstoke 0 17 £425 +54.54% 1
Winchester -10 14 £450 +50.00%
Hook +6 9 £340 +0.59%
Southampton +7 7 £413 +26.92% 1
Portsmouth -1 7 £425 -19.04% 2
Havant +6 4 £350 -0.35% 1
Farnborough -13 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 156 (56.52%) Linux
2 138 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 114 (41.30%) SC Cleared
3 114 (41.30%) Oracle
4 89 (32.25%) Windows
5 61 (22.10%) C
6 60 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 55 (19.93%) SAN
8 53 (19.20%) .NET
9 46 (16.67%) C++
9 46 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 45 (16.30%) HTML
11 44 (15.94%) HP
11 44 (15.94%) Shell Script
11 44 (15.94%) VMware
12 43 (15.58%) Configuration Management
12 43 (15.58%) SQL
13 42 (15.22%) JavaScript
14 41 (14.86%) Java
15 40 (14.49%) JSP
15 40 (14.49%) Python
16 39 (14.13%) Perl
17 38 (13.77%) Project Management
17 38 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
18 37 (13.41%) UML
19 36 (13.04%) Solaris
19 36 (13.04%) Active Directory
19 36 (13.04%) OOD
19 36 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
20 35 (12.68%) ISTQB

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 19 (6.88%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.80%) Apache
3 14 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.62%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.62%) SAS
5 6 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.81%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.09%) MediaWiki
7 3 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.09%) Oracle 10gAS
7 3 (1.09%) IIS
7 3 (1.09%) JBoss
7 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.36%) CMS
8 1 (0.36%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 46 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.43%) MS Visio
3 11 (3.99%) PaintShop Pro
4 5 (1.81%) MS Project
5 3 (1.09%) MS Office
6 1 (0.36%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (11.96%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (5.07%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (3.62%) Maximo
4 8 (2.90%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.90%) SaaS
3 7 (2.54%) Heroku
4 3 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.36%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 55 (19.93%) SAN
2 16 (5.80%) TCP/IP
3 14 (5.07%) LAN
3 14 (5.07%) WAN
4 12 (4.35%) LDAP
5 11 (3.99%) Firewall
6 10 (3.62%) SSL
7 9 (3.26%) iSCSI
7 9 (3.26%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (2.90%) FCoE
9 7 (2.54%) SMTP
10 6 (2.17%) HTTP
10 6 (2.17%) IPsec
11 5 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.81%) Wireless
11 5 (1.81%) NAS
11 5 (1.81%) VPN
11 5 (1.81%) DNS
11 5 (1.81%) X.400
12 4 (1.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.23%) Oracle Database
3 23 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 20 (7.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (4.71%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (2.90%) DB2
7 7 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.54%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.45%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (1.45%) MySQL
9 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (1.09%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 25 (9.06%) Subversion
1 25 (9.06%) GoogleTest
2 19 (6.88%) ClearCase
2 19 (6.88%) NUnit
3 17 (6.16%) Ant
3 17 (6.16%) CppUnit
4 14 (5.07%) Git (software)
5 13 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (3.99%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (2.54%) Rational Rose
8 6 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.09%) Maven
9 3 (1.09%) TortoiseSVN
9 3 (1.09%) Gradle
9 3 (1.09%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.72%) JIRA
11 1 (0.36%) StarTeam
11 1 (0.36%) PowerBuilder
11 1 (0.36%) ClearQuest
General
1 19 (6.88%) Finance
2 14 (5.07%) Military
3 13 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.90%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.17%) Legal
6 5 (1.81%) Banking
7 3 (1.09%) Retail
7 3 (1.09%) Marketing
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (23.91%) Developer
2 31 (11.23%) Architect
3 27 (9.78%) C Developer
4 21 (7.61%) Administrator
5 20 (7.25%) Analyst
5 20 (7.25%) Consultant
6 17 (6.16%) Test Specialist
7 16 (5.80%) Technical Architect
8 15 (5.43%) Test Analyst
8 15 (5.43%) C++ Developer
9 14 (5.07%) DBA
10 13 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (4.71%) Software Engineer
11 11 (3.99%) Author
11 11 (3.99%) UNIX Administrator
12 10 (3.62%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 10 (3.62%) Infrastructure Architect
13 7 (2.54%) Support Engineer
13 7 (2.54%) AIX Administrator
14 6 (2.17%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (19.20%) .NET
2 45 (16.30%) HTML
3 40 (14.49%) JSP
4 34 (12.32%) ASP.NET
5 18 (6.52%) Middleware
6 11 (3.99%) Motif
6 11 (3.99%) XML
7 9 (3.26%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (2.54%) Java EE
9 6 (2.17%) Apache Flex
9 6 (2.17%) CSS
9 6 (2.17%) Servlets
9 6 (2.17%) SOAP
9 6 (2.17%) REST
10 5 (1.81%) HTML5
10 5 (1.81%) SAML
11 4 (1.45%) J2EE
12 3 (1.09%) J2SE
12 3 (1.09%) JDBC
12 3 (1.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.71%) Derivative
4 7 (2.54%) Replication
4 7 (2.54%) Clustering
4 7 (2.54%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.17%) PKI
6 5 (1.81%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.09%) Statistics
8 3 (1.09%) HACMP
8 3 (1.09%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.72%) SecurID
9 2 (0.72%) LPAR
9 2 (0.72%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.36%) W3C
10 1 (0.36%) DTV
10 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 156 (56.52%) Linux
2 89 (32.25%) Windows
3 36 (13.04%) Solaris
4 35 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (11.96%) AIX
6 23 (8.33%) HPUX
6 23 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (4.35%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.81%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.81%) SUSE
10 5 (1.81%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.09%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.72%) NetWare
13 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.58%) Configuration Management
2 38 (13.77%) Project Management
3 37 (13.41%) UML
4 36 (13.04%) OOD
4 36 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (12.32%) Software Engineering
6 27 (9.78%) OO
7 26 (9.42%) Test Scripting
8 23 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
9 22 (7.97%) Migration
10 20 (7.25%) Integration Testing
11 19 (6.88%) Security Testing
11 19 (6.88%) Technical Architecture
11 19 (6.88%) Multithreading
12 18 (6.52%) ITIL
13 17 (6.16%) Memory Management
13 17 (6.16%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (5.80%) System Integration Testing
14 16 (5.80%) Information Security
15 15 (5.43%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 61 (22.10%) C
2 46 (16.67%) C++
3 44 (15.94%) Shell Script
4 43 (15.58%) SQL
5 42 (15.22%) JavaScript
6 41 (14.86%) Java
7 40 (14.49%) Python
8 39 (14.13%) Perl
9 31 (11.23%) PowerShell
10 20 (7.25%) Korn
11 16 (5.80%) Ruby
12 15 (5.43%) Bash Shell
13 13 (4.71%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.54%) Go
15 6 (2.17%) PHP
16 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.72%) XPath
18 1 (0.36%) PHP5
18 1 (0.36%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 138 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 114 (41.30%) SC Cleared
3 35 (12.68%) ISTQB
4 23 (8.33%) ISEB
4 23 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 22 (7.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (7.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 20 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (6.16%) MCITP
9 12 (4.35%) Degree
10 2 (0.72%) CCSE
10 2 (0.72%) MCSA
10 2 (0.72%) CCNA
11 1 (0.36%) MCP
11 1 (0.36%) MCSE
11 1 (0.36%) PMP
11 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.36%) IBM AIX Certification
11 1 (0.36%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.09%) SLA
1 3 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.36%) WAI
2 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 38 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 10 (3.62%) Oracle Clusterware
4 6 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (1.81%) Shibboleth
6 4 (1.45%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 4 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.09%) GPFS
8 2 (0.72%) vSphere
9 1 (0.36%) NFS
9 1 (0.36%) KVM
9 1 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.36%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.36%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (6.52%) Puppet
2 16 (5.80%) Tivoli
3 12 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 11 (3.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (2.90%) Oracle ZFS
6 5 (1.81%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.81%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (1.45%) CA Single Sign-On
8 3 (1.09%) LiteSpeed
8 3 (1.09%) Data Guard
8 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.36%) WSUS
9 1 (0.36%) Nessus
9 1 (0.36%) Nmap
9 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 114 (41.30%) Oracle
2 60 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 44 (15.94%) HP
3 44 (15.94%) VMware
4 33 (11.96%) Citrix
5 28 (10.14%) Cisco
6 25 (9.06%) Red Hat
7 22 (7.97%) IBM
8 10 (3.62%) Sun
9 8 (2.90%) EMC
9 8 (2.90%) Symantec
10 5 (1.81%) Remedy
10 5 (1.81%) ArcSight
10 5 (1.81%) Juniper
10 5 (1.81%) CA
11 4 (1.45%) Siebel
12 3 (1.09%) Informatica
12 3 (1.09%) F5
13 2 (0.72%) Veritas
13 2 (0.72%) Lotus
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