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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 20 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 161 170 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.17% 8.38% 7.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.49% 27.03% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 98 87
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £425 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £36.00 £38.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
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
716 629 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.91% 31.02% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 339 269
Average daily rate £350 £321 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.03% +2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 51 63
Average hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.92% +69.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Southampton +7 27 £400 +14.28% 8
Basingstoke -2 21 £450 +18.42% 6
Hook -8 20 £320 -1.76%
Gosport +4 12 £405 +17.81%
Farnborough -5 7 £319 -10.83% 4
Portsmouth -3 4 £500 +72.41% 3
Winchester -12 4 - - 2
Havant -17 2 £425 +4.61% 1
Andover +6 1 - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 216 (62.25%) Linux
2 198 (57.06%) Security Cleared
3 183 (52.74%) SC Cleared
4 131 (37.75%) Windows
5 102 (29.39%) Configuration Management
6 87 (25.07%) C
7 85 (24.50%) Oracle
8 83 (23.92%) Python
9 80 (23.05%) Microsoft
10 78 (22.48%) Software Engineering
11 74 (21.33%) C++
12 71 (20.46%) Shell Script
13 67 (19.31%) JavaScript
13 67 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
14 66 (19.02%) HTML
15 62 (17.87%) ClearCase
15 62 (17.87%) PowerShell
16 59 (17.00%) HP
17 58 (16.71%) MS Excel
18 57 (16.43%) .NET
18 57 (16.43%) Project Management
19 56 (16.14%) UML
19 56 (16.14%) Analytical Skills
20 53 (15.27%) Jenkins
20 53 (15.27%) SAN
21 50 (14.41%) SQL
21 50 (14.41%) Subversion
22 49 (14.12%) NUnit
22 49 (14.12%) GoogleTest
22 49 (14.12%) CppUnit

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 27 (7.78%) WebLogic
2 19 (5.48%) Node.js
3 17 (4.90%) MS Exchange
4 16 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (3.75%) Oracle 10gAS
6 5 (1.44%) Confluence
7 4 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.86%) Apache
8 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.86%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.58%) IIS
10 1 (0.29%) JBoss
10 1 (0.29%) SAS
10 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.29%) MediaWiki
10 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 58 (16.71%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.75%) MS Visio
2 13 (3.75%) PaintShop Pro
3 6 (1.73%) MS Office
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 49 (14.12%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (7.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (4.90%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.15%) TIBCO iProcess
4 4 (1.15%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.86%) Maximo
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.29%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 32 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (5.76%) Heroku
3 9 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.86%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (15.27%) SAN
2 24 (6.92%) Firewall
3 18 (5.19%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.17%) LAN
4 11 (3.17%) WAN
5 9 (2.59%) LDAP
6 8 (2.31%) NAS
7 7 (2.02%) SSL
7 7 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (1.73%) ATM
8 6 (1.73%) HTTPS
9 5 (1.44%) SMTP
9 5 (1.44%) BGP
9 5 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (1.44%) Multicast
10 4 (1.15%) X.400
10 4 (1.15%) X.500
11 3 (0.86%) DMZ
11 3 (0.86%) FTP
11 3 (0.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.07%) Oracle Database
2 25 (7.20%) Oracle Reports
3 16 (4.61%) SQL Server
4 15 (4.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (4.03%) Ingres
6 13 (3.75%) Oracle Discoverer
7 7 (2.02%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.15%) TKPROF
9 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.86%) DB2
10 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.58%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 62 (17.87%) ClearCase
2 53 (15.27%) Jenkins
3 50 (14.41%) Subversion
4 49 (14.12%) NUnit
4 49 (14.12%) GoogleTest
4 49 (14.12%) CppUnit
5 40 (11.53%) Git (software)
6 39 (11.24%) Ant
7 30 (8.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 24 (6.92%) CruiseControl
9 20 (5.76%) ClearQuest
10 16 (4.61%) Rational Rose
11 9 (2.59%) JIRA
12 8 (2.31%) Gerrit
13 2 (0.58%) Toad
14 1 (0.29%) PowerBuilder
14 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.29%) RSpec
14 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (3.75%) Telecoms
2 7 (2.02%) Finance
3 6 (1.73%) Retail
4 5 (1.44%) Military
4 5 (1.44%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.29%) Electronics
7 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (28.82%) Developer
2 28 (8.07%) Software Engineer
3 22 (6.34%) DBA
3 22 (6.34%) Analyst
3 22 (6.34%) Architect
4 20 (5.76%) Test Specialist
4 20 (5.76%) Linux Engineer
5 18 (5.19%) C Developer
6 16 (4.61%) Consultant
7 15 (4.32%) Test Analyst
7 15 (4.32%) Oracle DBA
8 13 (3.75%) Author
9 12 (3.46%) Administrator
10 11 (3.17%) Software Developer
10 11 (3.17%) iOS Developer
11 10 (2.88%) Release Manager
12 9 (2.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (2.59%) UNIX Engineer
12 9 (2.59%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (2.59%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (19.02%) HTML
2 57 (16.43%) .NET
3 41 (11.82%) ASP.NET
3 41 (11.82%) JSP
4 35 (10.09%) Motif
5 24 (6.92%) Ruby on Rails
6 22 (6.34%) Middleware
7 18 (5.19%) HTML5
8 15 (4.32%) XML
9 14 (4.03%) wxWidgets
9 14 (4.03%) Oracle Fusion
10 12 (3.46%) Web Services
11 11 (3.17%) jQuery
11 11 (3.17%) iOS SDK
12 10 (2.88%) AngularJS
12 10 (2.88%) RESTful
13 9 (2.59%) CSS
14 7 (2.02%) J2EE
15 4 (1.15%) TIBCO EMS
16 3 (0.86%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (16.14%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.34%) Derivative
3 11 (3.17%) iPhone
4 10 (2.88%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.88%) Statistics
4 10 (2.88%) Clustering
5 9 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.59%) User Experience
6 8 (2.31%) HACMP
7 7 (2.02%) PKI
8 5 (1.44%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.86%) Replication
9 3 (0.86%) Open Source
10 2 (0.58%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.58%) Wiki
10 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.29%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.29%) DTV
11 1 (0.29%) iSeries
11 1 (0.29%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 216 (62.25%) Linux
2 131 (37.75%) Windows
3 38 (10.95%) AIX
4 31 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (8.65%) Solaris
5 30 (8.65%) Mac OS X
5 30 (8.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (7.49%) HPUX
7 16 (4.61%) Apple iOS
8 11 (3.17%) Windows XP
9 9 (2.59%) Windows 7
9 9 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.31%) NetWare
11 5 (1.44%) Android
11 5 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.15%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.15%) SUSE
13 3 (0.86%) VMS
13 3 (0.86%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.58%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (29.39%) Configuration Management
2 78 (22.48%) Software Engineering
3 67 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (16.43%) Project Management
5 56 (16.14%) UML
6 47 (13.54%) OO
6 47 (13.54%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (12.68%) OOD
8 43 (12.39%) Use Case
9 41 (11.82%) Multithreading
10 38 (10.95%) Knowledge Management
11 34 (9.80%) Test Scripting
12 30 (8.65%) Memory Management
13 26 (7.49%) Integration Testing
14 23 (6.63%) Security Testing
15 21 (6.05%) Scrum
15 21 (6.05%) Continuous Delivery
16 20 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
16 20 (5.76%) Incident Management
17 19 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 87 (25.07%) C
2 83 (23.92%) Python
3 74 (21.33%) C++
4 71 (20.46%) Shell Script
5 67 (19.31%) JavaScript
6 62 (17.87%) PowerShell
7 50 (14.41%) SQL
8 38 (10.95%) Java
9 37 (10.66%) Ruby
10 24 (6.92%) Perl
11 22 (6.34%) PL/SQL
12 17 (4.90%) Korn
12 17 (4.90%) Objective-C
13 15 (4.32%) Go
14 12 (3.46%) C#
15 10 (2.88%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.44%) Apple Swift
17 4 (1.15%) VBScript
17 4 (1.15%) PHP
18 3 (0.86%) AWK
Qualifications
1 198 (57.06%) Security Cleared
2 183 (52.74%) SC Cleared
3 44 (12.68%) ISTQB
4 31 (8.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 28 (8.07%) DV Cleared
6 26 (7.49%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (7.49%) ISEB
6 26 (7.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 25 (7.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (6.63%) MCITP
9 4 (1.15%) Degree
9 4 (1.15%) CCNA
10 3 (0.86%) CCNP
11 2 (0.58%) MCSE
11 2 (0.58%) CCIE
11 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.29%) PMP
12 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.29%) OCP
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.58%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) SLA
2 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (7.49%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.20%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (4.32%) Samba
5 9 (2.59%) GPFS
6 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (1.44%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 4 (1.15%) NFS
8 3 (0.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (0.86%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.29%) Firmware
9 1 (0.29%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (9.51%) Puppet
2 25 (7.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 18 (5.19%) Tivoli
4 17 (4.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 16 (4.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.44%) CA Single Sign-On
7 5 (1.44%) Nessus
7 5 (1.44%) Nmap
7 5 (1.44%) SCCM
8 4 (1.15%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.58%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.58%) CiscoWorks
11 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 1 (0.29%) Netcool
11 1 (0.29%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 1 (0.29%) MIMEsweeper
11 1 (0.29%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 85 (24.50%) Oracle
2 80 (23.05%) Microsoft
3 59 (17.00%) HP
4 39 (11.24%) Cisco
5 33 (9.51%) VMware
6 28 (8.07%) Red Hat
7 23 (6.63%) Citrix
8 18 (5.19%) IBM
9 11 (3.17%) Juniper
10 10 (2.88%) Blue Coat
11 9 (2.59%) McAfee
11 9 (2.59%) EMC
12 8 (2.31%) Sun
12 8 (2.31%) Veritas
13 7 (2.02%) Remedy
13 7 (2.02%) Hitachi
13 7 (2.02%) Compaq
14 6 (1.73%) NetApp
14 6 (1.73%) Apple
15 5 (1.44%) CA
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Contract - Day Rate - Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago