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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 21 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing UNIX 145 112 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.04% 6.10% 5.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.34% 22.67% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 67 55
Average daily rate
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£360 £340 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -21.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £557
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.75 £29.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.79% -21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £20.20 £36.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £37.80 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
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
649 494 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.49% 26.89% 26.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 274 251
Average daily rate £325 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 53 70
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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
Gosport -1 39 £450 +3.44% 2
Basingstoke +27 17 £275 -35.29% 3
Hook +4 9 £338 +50.00% 1
Farnborough -4 8 £425 +5.91% 2
Winchester -5 5 £300 -6.25% 1
Havant -2 4 £351 - 1
Portsmouth -1 3 £525 +23.52%
Southampton -16 3 £325 +0.77% 4
Aldershot - - - - 2
Fareham - - - - 2
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 166 (50.92%) Security Cleared
2 154 (47.24%) Linux
3 144 (44.17%) SC Cleared
4 140 (42.94%) Oracle
5 132 (40.49%) Windows
6 110 (33.74%) HP
7 100 (30.67%) Microsoft
8 97 (29.75%) HTML
9 91 (27.91%) .NET
10 90 (27.61%) ISTQB
11 88 (26.99%) JavaScript
12 82 (25.15%) ASP.NET
12 82 (25.15%) JSP
13 73 (22.39%) Oracle EBS
14 65 (19.94%) TCP/IP
15 60 (18.40%) SAN
16 59 (18.10%) VMware
17 58 (17.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 55 (16.87%) SQL
19 53 (16.26%) Windows Server 2003
20 51 (15.64%) Shell Script
21 50 (15.34%) Windows Server 2008
22 47 (14.42%) Cisco
23 44 (13.50%) C
24 42 (12.88%) Java
24 42 (12.88%) Software Testing
25 40 (12.27%) DV Cleared
25 40 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
25 40 (12.27%) Windows XP
25 40 (12.27%) HTTPS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 23 (7.06%) Apache
2 15 (4.60%) MS Exchange
3 14 (4.29%) WebSphere
4 13 (3.99%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.76%) SAS
6 7 (2.15%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.84%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.53%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.53%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.92%) IIS
10 2 (0.61%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.31%) nginx
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.31%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 36 (11.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.15%) MS Office
3 4 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 73 (22.39%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (3.07%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (2.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.23%) Maximo
5 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.84%) SaaS
2 2 (0.61%) IaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (19.94%) TCP/IP
2 60 (18.40%) SAN
3 40 (12.27%) HTTPS
4 25 (7.67%) SSL
5 24 (7.36%) HTTP
6 23 (7.06%) DNS
7 14 (4.29%) Fibre Channel
8 13 (3.99%) Internet
8 13 (3.99%) NAS
9 12 (3.68%) Wireshark
9 12 (3.68%) FTP
10 11 (3.37%) SSH
10 11 (3.37%) Firewall
11 10 (3.07%) Network Security
12 7 (2.15%) MPLS
12 7 (2.15%) Ethernet
13 6 (1.84%) SMTP
13 6 (1.84%) IPv6
13 6 (1.84%) X.400
13 6 (1.84%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.06%) Oracle Database
2 22 (6.75%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.75%) Oracle Reports
3 14 (4.29%) MySQL
4 12 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (2.76%) Base SAS
5 9 (2.76%) DB2
6 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.23%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Navigator
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (6.75%) LoadRunner
2 21 (6.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 18 (5.52%) Subversion
4 11 (3.37%) CppUnit
4 11 (3.37%) Ant
4 11 (3.37%) ClearCase
4 11 (3.37%) GoogleTest
4 11 (3.37%) NUnit
5 9 (2.76%) Rational Rose
6 4 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.61%) Toad
7 2 (0.61%) JUnit
7 2 (0.61%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.61%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.61%) JIRA
7 2 (0.61%) Selenium
8 1 (0.31%) HttpUnit
8 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.31%) Introscope
General
1 35 (10.74%) Telecoms
2 15 (4.60%) Finance
2 15 (4.60%) Military
3 7 (2.15%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.92%) Retail
5 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.31%) Marketing
6 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (20.25%) Analyst
2 49 (15.03%) Test Analyst
3 35 (10.74%) Developer
4 29 (8.90%) Consultant
5 23 (7.06%) Software Engineer
5 23 (7.06%) Architect
6 22 (6.75%) Tester
7 20 (6.13%) Test Specialist
8 17 (5.21%) Administrator
9 16 (4.91%) Test Engineer
9 16 (4.91%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (3.99%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (3.68%) Project Manager
12 11 (3.37%) UNIX Administrator
13 10 (3.07%) Technical Consultant
13 10 (3.07%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (3.07%) Performance Analyst
13 10 (3.07%) Test Leader
14 9 (2.76%) Junior Test Analyst
14 9 (2.76%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (29.75%) HTML
2 91 (27.91%) .NET
3 82 (25.15%) ASP.NET
3 82 (25.15%) JSP
4 20 (6.13%) Middleware
5 18 (5.52%) Web Services
6 11 (3.37%) Motif
7 10 (3.07%) CSS
8 9 (2.76%) SOAP
9 8 (2.45%) XML
9 8 (2.45%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (2.15%) J2EE
11 6 (1.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 5 (1.53%) jQuery
12 5 (1.53%) Ajax
13 3 (0.92%) JSON
13 3 (0.92%) Symfony
13 3 (0.92%) CodeIgniter
13 3 (0.92%) JPA
13 3 (0.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (2.76%) Clustering
2 8 (2.45%) Derivative
3 7 (2.15%) Open Source
4 5 (1.53%) HACMP
4 5 (1.53%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.23%) Replication
5 4 (1.23%) EMV
6 3 (0.92%) DTV
6 3 (0.92%) Mainframe
6 3 (0.92%) PKI
7 2 (0.61%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.61%) APACS
7 2 (0.61%) iPhone
8 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.31%) Firmware
8 1 (0.31%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.31%) RMADS
8 1 (0.31%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.31%) Statistics
8 1 (0.31%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 154 (47.24%) Linux
2 132 (40.49%) Windows
3 53 (16.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 50 (15.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (12.27%) Windows XP
6 37 (11.35%) Solaris
7 35 (10.74%) Windows 2000
8 21 (6.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (5.21%) AIX
10 13 (3.99%) HPUX
11 9 (2.76%) Windows 7
12 8 (2.45%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.53%) NetWare
14 3 (0.92%) Android
14 3 (0.92%) Debian
15 2 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.61%) SUSE
16 1 (0.31%) SELinux
16 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (12.88%) Software Testing
2 39 (11.96%) Test Scripting
3 35 (10.74%) Software Engineering
4 31 (9.51%) Knowledge Management
5 23 (7.06%) Configuration Management
6 21 (6.44%) Project Management
6 21 (6.44%) Test Strategy
7 19 (5.83%) Performance Testing
8 18 (5.52%) Use Case
9 16 (4.91%) Security Testing
9 16 (4.91%) SOA
9 16 (4.91%) Workflow
9 16 (4.91%) Validation
10 13 (3.99%) OOD
10 13 (3.99%) UML
11 11 (3.37%) ITIL
11 11 (3.37%) PRINCE2
11 11 (3.37%) Test Automation
12 10 (3.07%) Security Management
12 10 (3.07%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (26.99%) JavaScript
2 55 (16.87%) SQL
3 51 (15.64%) Shell Script
4 44 (13.50%) C
5 42 (12.88%) Java
6 35 (10.74%) Perl
7 33 (10.12%) PowerShell
8 29 (8.90%) Korn
9 25 (7.67%) PHP
10 24 (7.36%) Python
11 22 (6.75%) Bash Shell
12 15 (4.60%) VB
12 15 (4.60%) PL/SQL
13 13 (3.99%) C++
14 11 (3.37%) VBScript
15 7 (2.15%) sed
15 7 (2.15%) AWK
15 7 (2.15%) C#
16 6 (1.84%) Ruby
17 2 (0.61%) JCL
Qualifications
1 166 (50.92%) Security Cleared
2 144 (44.17%) SC Cleared
3 90 (27.61%) ISTQB
4 58 (17.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 40 (12.27%) DV Cleared
6 35 (10.74%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (9.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (8.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 28 (8.59%) MCITP
9 19 (5.83%) Degree
10 10 (3.07%) MCSE
11 9 (2.76%) CCNA
12 8 (2.45%) CCNP
13 7 (2.15%) ISEB
14 6 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (1.53%) CISSP
16 3 (0.92%) PMP
16 3 (0.92%) PMI Certification
16 3 (0.92%) CISA
16 3 (0.92%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.07%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.60%) Nmap
3 11 (3.37%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.45%) vSphere
5 6 (1.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 6 (1.84%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.53%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.53%) vCloud
6 5 (1.53%) GPFS
7 4 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.61%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.31%) Samba
9 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (10.74%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (7.06%) Tivoli
3 18 (5.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 15 (4.60%) Nessus
5 11 (3.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 10 (3.07%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.92%) MOM
9 2 (0.61%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.61%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.61%) Puppet
10 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.31%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.31%) Cacti
10 1 (0.31%) Nagios
10 1 (0.31%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 140 (42.94%) Oracle
2 110 (33.74%) HP
3 100 (30.67%) Microsoft
4 59 (18.10%) VMware
5 47 (14.42%) Cisco
6 27 (8.28%) Citrix
7 23 (7.06%) Red Hat
8 19 (5.83%) IBM
9 13 (3.99%) Juniper
10 10 (3.07%) McAfee
10 10 (3.07%) Brocade
11 9 (2.76%) SAP
12 8 (2.45%) Hitachi
12 8 (2.45%) Sophos
12 8 (2.45%) EMC
12 8 (2.45%) Lumension
13 7 (2.15%) Netezza
13 7 (2.15%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 7 (2.15%) Sun
14 6 (1.84%) Compaq
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £0 per day £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Posted: 13 days ago