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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 22 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 139 176 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.70% 8.92% 9.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.25% 28.66% 31.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 84 104
Average daily rate
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£375 £353 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £358 £360
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% -1.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £36.00 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.45 £41.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+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
654 614 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.53% 31.10% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 323 319
Average daily rate £363 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £185 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 37 53
Average hourly rate £15.71 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.12% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.14 £8.64 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £58.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +2 21 £400 +14.28% 9
Hook -11 15 £318 -4.86%
Basingstoke -5 12 £250 -31.03% 5
Gosport +10 7 £365 -2.34%
Havant -13 7 £425 - 1
Winchester -7 4 - -
Farnborough -4 3 £475 +32.86%
Portsmouth - 3 - - 4
Andover +5 2 £338 -
Fareham - 1 - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 215 (66.15%) Linux
2 173 (53.23%) Security Cleared
3 154 (47.38%) SC Cleared
4 115 (35.38%) Windows
5 99 (30.46%) Configuration Management
6 93 (28.62%) C
7 83 (25.54%) Python
8 77 (23.69%) Oracle
8 77 (23.69%) Software Engineering
9 76 (23.38%) C++
10 70 (21.54%) Microsoft
10 70 (21.54%) Shell Script
11 69 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (20.31%) PowerShell
13 60 (18.46%) JavaScript
14 59 (18.15%) HTML
15 57 (17.54%) UML
16 53 (16.31%) MS Excel
16 53 (16.31%) HP
17 52 (16.00%) ClearCase
17 52 (16.00%) OOD
18 50 (15.38%) Project Management
18 50 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
19 49 (15.08%) Jenkins
19 49 (15.08%) OO
20 47 (14.46%) .NET
20 47 (14.46%) GoogleTest
21 46 (14.15%) Subversion
22 45 (13.85%) SAN
23 44 (13.54%) NUnit

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 20 (6.15%) WebLogic
2 19 (5.85%) Node.js
3 16 (4.92%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (2.77%) Oracle 10gAS
6 7 (2.15%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.15%) Apache
7 6 (1.85%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.54%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.23%) Confluence
10 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.92%) MediaWiki
11 2 (0.62%) SAS
11 2 (0.62%) IIS
12 1 (0.31%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.31%) JBoss
12 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.31%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.31%) CMS
Applications
1 53 (16.31%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.31%) MS Visio
3 12 (3.69%) PaintShop Pro
4 6 (1.85%) MS Office
5 2 (0.62%) MS Project
6 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 34 (10.46%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (5.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (3.69%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (2.15%) Maximo
5 4 (1.23%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (1.23%) TIBCO iProcess
6 3 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 34 (10.46%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (6.77%) Heroku
3 10 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.85%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 45 (13.85%) SAN
2 15 (4.62%) Firewall
3 14 (4.31%) LAN
3 14 (4.31%) WAN
4 11 (3.38%) LDAP
5 8 (2.46%) SSL
5 8 (2.46%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.15%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (1.85%) SMTP
8 5 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.54%) NAS
8 5 (1.54%) ATM
8 5 (1.54%) IPsec
9 4 (1.23%) BGP
9 4 (1.23%) X.400
9 4 (1.23%) X.500
9 4 (1.23%) Internet
9 4 (1.23%) Multicast
10 2 (0.62%) VPN
10 2 (0.62%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.92%) Oracle Database
2 18 (5.54%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (2.77%) Oracle Discoverer
6 8 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.46%) Ingres
7 7 (2.15%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.23%) DB2
10 4 (1.23%) TKPROF
11 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.62%) PowerCenter
12 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 52 (16.00%) ClearCase
2 49 (15.08%) Jenkins
3 47 (14.46%) GoogleTest
4 46 (14.15%) Subversion
5 44 (13.54%) NUnit
6 43 (13.23%) CppUnit
7 42 (12.92%) Git (software)
8 37 (11.38%) Ant
9 33 (10.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (4.62%) Rational Rose
11 14 (4.31%) CruiseControl
12 12 (3.69%) ClearQuest
13 8 (2.46%) Gerrit
13 8 (2.46%) JIRA
14 2 (0.62%) Toad
15 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
15 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
15 1 (0.31%) RSpec
15 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 1 (0.31%) PowerBuilder
General
1 13 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (2.77%) Finance
3 6 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.54%) Legal
4 5 (1.54%) Retail
5 4 (1.23%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.23%) Military
6 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 108 (33.23%) Developer
2 29 (8.92%) Software Engineer
3 28 (8.62%) C Developer
4 20 (6.15%) Test Specialist
5 18 (5.54%) DBA
6 16 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
6 16 (4.92%) Consultant
7 15 (4.62%) Architect
8 13 (4.00%) Analyst
9 12 (3.69%) Administrator
9 12 (3.69%) Author
9 12 (3.69%) Oracle DBA
9 12 (3.69%) C++ Developer
10 11 (3.38%) iOS Developer
11 10 (3.08%) Test Analyst
11 10 (3.08%) Release Manager
12 9 (2.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (2.77%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (2.46%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (2.46%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (18.15%) HTML
2 47 (14.46%) .NET
3 34 (10.46%) ASP.NET
3 34 (10.46%) JSP
4 27 (8.31%) Motif
5 26 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 20 (6.15%) Middleware
7 18 (5.54%) HTML5
8 11 (3.38%) iOS SDK
9 10 (3.08%) Web Services
9 10 (3.08%) jQuery
9 10 (3.08%) Oracle Fusion
10 9 (2.77%) AngularJS
10 9 (2.77%) RESTful
10 9 (2.77%) XML
10 9 (2.77%) CSS
11 8 (2.46%) wxWidgets
12 7 (2.15%) J2EE
13 5 (1.54%) SAML
14 4 (1.23%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.38%) Derivative
3 12 (3.69%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.69%) Clustering
4 11 (3.38%) iPhone
5 10 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.77%) User Experience
7 8 (2.46%) HACMP
8 7 (2.15%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.85%) Statistics
9 6 (1.85%) PKI
10 4 (1.23%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.92%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.92%) Replication
12 2 (0.62%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.62%) LPAR
12 2 (0.62%) Wiki
13 1 (0.31%) Cybernetics
13 1 (0.31%) iSeries
13 1 (0.31%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 215 (66.15%) Linux
2 115 (35.38%) Windows
3 39 (12.00%) AIX
4 34 (10.46%) Mac OS X
4 34 (10.46%) Solaris
5 27 (8.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (7.08%) HPUX
8 16 (4.92%) Apple iOS
9 12 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.46%) NetWare
11 7 (2.15%) Windows 7
11 7 (2.15%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.54%) Android
12 5 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.23%) SUSE
13 4 (1.23%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.62%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (30.46%) Configuration Management
2 77 (23.69%) Software Engineering
3 69 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (17.54%) UML
5 52 (16.00%) OOD
6 50 (15.38%) Project Management
7 49 (15.08%) OO
8 41 (12.62%) Multithreading
9 38 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (11.08%) Use Case
11 31 (9.54%) Knowledge Management
12 30 (9.23%) Memory Management
13 29 (8.92%) Integration Testing
14 26 (8.00%) Test Scripting
15 25 (7.69%) Security Testing
16 24 (7.38%) System Integration Testing
17 22 (6.77%) Continuous Delivery
17 22 (6.77%) Performance Tuning
18 20 (6.15%) Scrum
19 18 (5.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 93 (28.62%) C
2 83 (25.54%) Python
3 76 (23.38%) C++
4 70 (21.54%) Shell Script
5 66 (20.31%) PowerShell
6 60 (18.46%) JavaScript
7 41 (12.62%) Ruby
8 40 (12.31%) SQL
9 39 (12.00%) Java
10 32 (9.85%) Perl
11 24 (7.38%) Korn
12 18 (5.54%) PL/SQL
13 17 (5.23%) Go
14 16 (4.92%) Objective-C
15 15 (4.62%) Bash Shell
16 10 (3.08%) C#
17 7 (2.15%) PHP
18 5 (1.54%) Apple Swift
19 4 (1.23%) T-SQL
19 4 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 173 (53.23%) Security Cleared
2 154 (47.38%) SC Cleared
3 37 (11.38%) ISTQB
4 27 (8.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 27 (8.31%) ISEB
5 25 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (7.38%) MCITP
6 24 (7.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 23 (7.08%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.92%) Degree
9 2 (0.62%) CCNA
10 1 (0.31%) CCSE
10 1 (0.31%) MCP
10 1 (0.31%) MCSE
10 1 (0.31%) CCIE
10 1 (0.31%) CCNP
10 1 (0.31%) OCP
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.31%) QA
1 1 (0.31%) WAI
1 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (7.08%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.54%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.77%) GPFS
4 9 (2.77%) Samba
5 7 (2.15%) Oracle Clusterware
5 7 (2.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 5 (1.54%) Shibboleth
6 5 (1.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 4 (1.23%) NFS
8 2 (0.62%) LiteSpeed
8 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.31%) vSphere
9 1 (0.31%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.31%) KVM
Systems Management
1 37 (11.38%) Puppet
2 21 (6.46%) Tivoli
3 18 (5.54%) Oracle RMAN
4 15 (4.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 12 (3.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.54%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (1.23%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.62%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.62%) SCCM
10 1 (0.31%) Nessus
10 1 (0.31%) Nmap
10 1 (0.31%) Nagios
10 1 (0.31%) Netcool
10 1 (0.31%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 1 (0.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.31%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.31%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 77 (23.69%) Oracle
2 70 (21.54%) Microsoft
3 53 (16.31%) HP
4 35 (10.77%) Cisco
5 32 (9.85%) VMware
6 22 (6.77%) IBM
6 22 (6.77%) Red Hat
7 14 (4.31%) Citrix
8 11 (3.38%) Sun
9 9 (2.77%) Juniper
10 8 (2.46%) Veritas
11 7 (2.15%) Compaq
11 7 (2.15%) EMC
11 7 (2.15%) Hitachi
12 6 (1.85%) Remedy
12 6 (1.85%) NetApp
13 5 (1.54%) ArcSight
13 5 (1.54%) CA
13 5 (1.54%) McAfee
14 4 (1.23%) TIBCO
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
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Hampshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £385 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £40 - £300 per hour
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Hampshire
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
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