The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hampshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 16 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing UNIX 173 156 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.48% 9.15% 5.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.74% 29.77% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 96 48
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £282 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £11.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.84% +238.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £28.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.30% -2.54%
Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
647 524 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.70% 30.73% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 302 188
Average daily rate £325 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £196 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 52 83
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.88 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.88% -5.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
UNIX
South East

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -3 43 £450 +28.57% 5
Basingstoke +6 15 £363 -14.70% 2
Havant +2 7 £438 +9.37% 5
Farnborough -2 6 £425 -15.21% 3
Southampton -15 4 £325 +1.56% 6
Portsmouth +5 3 £525 +61.53%
Aldershot - 3 £325 -
Andover -7 2 - -
Eastleigh +2 1 - -
Fareham - - - - 2
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 165 (48.96%) Security Cleared
2 149 (44.21%) Linux
3 146 (43.32%) SC Cleared
4 143 (42.43%) Windows
5 135 (40.06%) Oracle
6 109 (32.34%) HP
7 93 (27.60%) HTML
8 90 (26.71%) .NET
9 88 (26.11%) Microsoft
9 88 (26.11%) ISTQB
10 85 (25.22%) JavaScript
11 83 (24.63%) ASP.NET
11 83 (24.63%) JSP
12 72 (21.36%) Oracle EBS
13 69 (20.47%) TCP/IP
14 68 (20.18%) SQL
15 64 (18.99%) Shell Script
16 61 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
17 60 (17.80%) SAN
17 60 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
18 53 (15.73%) VMware
19 52 (15.43%) Windows XP
20 48 (14.24%) HTTPS
21 47 (13.95%) Software Testing
22 46 (13.65%) HP Quality Center
23 45 (13.35%) Windows 2000
24 42 (12.46%) Cisco
25 40 (11.87%) C
25 40 (11.87%) DV Cleared
26 39 (11.57%) Test Scripting

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 21 (6.23%) WebSphere
2 19 (5.64%) Apache
2 19 (5.64%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.56%) SAS
4 10 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.37%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.78%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.48%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.48%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.89%) IIS
11 2 (0.59%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.30%) nginx
12 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.30%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.30%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 31 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.08%) MS Office
3 4 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 72 (21.36%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (3.26%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (3.26%) Maximo
3 6 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.19%) SaaS
2 2 (0.59%) IaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (20.47%) TCP/IP
2 60 (17.80%) SAN
3 48 (14.24%) HTTPS
4 32 (9.50%) SSL
5 26 (7.72%) HTTP
6 23 (6.82%) DNS
7 18 (5.34%) Wireshark
8 14 (4.15%) Internet
9 13 (3.86%) Fibre Channel
9 13 (3.86%) FTP
10 11 (3.26%) Firewall
10 11 (3.26%) SSH
11 10 (2.97%) X.400
11 10 (2.97%) NAS
11 10 (2.97%) SMTP
12 7 (2.08%) Ethernet
12 7 (2.08%) Network Security
12 7 (2.08%) X.500
12 7 (2.08%) MPLS
13 6 (1.78%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.12%) Oracle Reports
2 22 (6.53%) SQL Server
3 20 (5.93%) DB2
3 20 (5.93%) Oracle Database
4 14 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (2.97%) Base SAS
5 10 (2.97%) MySQL
6 6 (1.78%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.59%) SQL Navigator
7 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 24 (7.12%) Subversion
2 23 (6.82%) QuickTest Pro
2 23 (6.82%) LoadRunner
3 18 (5.34%) NUnit
3 18 (5.34%) GoogleTest
4 17 (5.04%) CppUnit
4 17 (5.04%) ClearCase
5 16 (4.75%) Ant
6 15 (4.45%) Rational Rose
7 7 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.89%) Toad
9 2 (0.59%) JUnit
9 2 (0.59%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.59%) JIRA
9 2 (0.59%) Selenium
10 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.30%) HttpUnit
General
1 34 (10.09%) Telecoms
2 21 (6.23%) Finance
3 16 (4.75%) Military
4 5 (1.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.59%) Retail
5 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.59%) Automotive
6 1 (0.30%) Marketing
6 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 72 (21.36%) Analyst
2 44 (13.06%) Test Analyst
3 35 (10.39%) Developer
4 33 (9.79%) Consultant
5 27 (8.01%) Tester
6 20 (5.93%) Software Engineer
6 20 (5.93%) Administrator
7 17 (5.04%) Architect
7 17 (5.04%) Test Specialist
8 15 (4.45%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (4.15%) DBA
10 13 (3.86%) Test Engineer
11 12 (3.56%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (3.26%) Project Manager
12 11 (3.26%) DB2 DBA
13 10 (2.97%) Performance Analyst
13 10 (2.97%) SAS Consultant
13 10 (2.97%) Programmer
13 10 (2.97%) UNIX Administrator
14 9 (2.67%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (27.60%) HTML
2 90 (26.71%) .NET
3 83 (24.63%) ASP.NET
3 83 (24.63%) JSP
4 18 (5.34%) Middleware
4 18 (5.34%) Motif
5 16 (4.75%) Web Services
6 10 (2.97%) SOAP
7 9 (2.67%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (2.08%) J2EE
9 6 (1.78%) CSS
9 6 (1.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 5 (1.48%) XML
11 3 (0.89%) XSLT
11 3 (0.89%) JPA
11 3 (0.89%) RESTful
12 2 (0.59%) SAML
12 2 (0.59%) Classic ASP
12 2 (0.59%) OLE
12 2 (0.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.45%) Derivative
2 11 (3.26%) Replication
3 9 (2.67%) HACMP
4 8 (2.37%) Clustering
5 7 (2.08%) Open Source
6 6 (1.78%) EMV
7 5 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.19%) LPAR
9 3 (0.89%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.89%) DTV
9 3 (0.89%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.59%) APACS
10 2 (0.59%) iPhone
10 2 (0.59%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.59%) PKI
11 1 (0.30%) STB
11 1 (0.30%) DataPower
11 1 (0.30%) MPEG
11 1 (0.30%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 149 (44.21%) Linux
2 143 (42.43%) Windows
3 61 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 60 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (15.43%) Windows XP
6 45 (13.35%) Windows 2000
7 38 (11.28%) Solaris
8 23 (6.82%) AIX
9 17 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (3.86%) HPUX
11 12 (3.56%) Windows 7
12 7 (2.08%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.19%) NetWare
14 3 (0.89%) Debian
15 2 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.59%) SUSE
16 1 (0.30%) SELinux
16 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (13.95%) Software Testing
2 39 (11.57%) Test Scripting
3 33 (9.79%) Software Engineering
4 32 (9.50%) Knowledge Management
5 25 (7.42%) Test Strategy
5 25 (7.42%) Configuration Management
5 25 (7.42%) Project Management
6 21 (6.23%) Workflow
7 20 (5.93%) Validation
7 20 (5.93%) OOD
7 20 (5.93%) UML
8 19 (5.64%) Performance Testing
9 18 (5.34%) Use Case
10 15 (4.45%) Unified Process
10 15 (4.45%) RUP
11 14 (4.15%) OO
11 14 (4.15%) Memory Management
11 14 (4.15%) Multithreading
12 13 (3.86%) ITIL
12 13 (3.86%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 85 (25.22%) JavaScript
2 68 (20.18%) SQL
3 64 (18.99%) Shell Script
4 40 (11.87%) C
5 36 (10.68%) Java
6 32 (9.50%) Perl
7 30 (8.90%) Korn
8 25 (7.42%) PowerShell
9 21 (6.23%) PHP
9 21 (6.23%) PL/SQL
10 18 (5.34%) Python
10 18 (5.34%) Bash Shell
11 15 (4.45%) VB
12 12 (3.56%) C++
13 10 (2.97%) VBScript
14 7 (2.08%) sed
14 7 (2.08%) AWK
15 6 (1.78%) Ruby
15 6 (1.78%) REXX
15 6 (1.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 165 (48.96%) Security Cleared
2 146 (43.32%) SC Cleared
3 88 (26.11%) ISTQB
4 40 (11.87%) DV Cleared
5 29 (8.61%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (7.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (7.12%) MCITP
8 19 (5.64%) Degree
9 9 (2.67%) MCSE
10 8 (2.37%) ISEB
11 7 (2.08%) CCNA
12 6 (1.78%) CISSP
12 6 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.78%) CCNP
13 4 (1.19%) CISA
13 4 (1.19%) MBA
14 3 (0.89%) PMP
14 3 (0.89%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.59%) MCP
15 2 (0.59%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.26%) QA
2 3 (0.89%) SLA
3 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (6.23%) Nmap
3 12 (3.56%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 8 (2.37%) vSphere
5 5 (1.48%) vCloud
5 5 (1.48%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.59%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.59%) Samba
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (13.65%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (8.61%) Tivoli
3 21 (6.23%) Nessus
4 19 (5.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 17 (5.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.89%) MOM
9 2 (0.59%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.59%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.59%) Puppet
10 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.30%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.30%) Cacti
10 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.30%) Nagios
10 1 (0.30%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 135 (40.06%) Oracle
2 109 (32.34%) HP
3 88 (26.11%) Microsoft
4 53 (15.73%) VMware
5 42 (12.46%) Cisco
6 33 (9.79%) IBM
7 27 (8.01%) Red Hat
8 22 (6.53%) Citrix
9 14 (4.15%) Sun
10 13 (3.86%) Juniper
11 11 (3.26%) Netezza
12 10 (2.97%) Brocade
13 9 (2.67%) McAfee
14 7 (2.08%) Sophos
14 7 (2.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 7 (2.08%) Hitachi
14 7 (2.08%) EMC
14 7 (2.08%) Lumension
15 6 (1.78%) SAP
15 6 (1.78%) ICL
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