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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 25 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing UNIX 144 165 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.77% 7.94% 6.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.88% 25.00% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 59 78
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£381 £350 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.35% -52.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+31.14% -6.15%
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
603 660 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.36% 31.78% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 351 276
Average daily rate £363 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 46 48
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £11.47 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +8 32 £435 -1.41% 1
Basingstoke +1 23 £388 +29.16% 1
Winchester -5 15 £350 +16.66% 2
Hook -9 11 £325 -0.38%
Havant -1 7 £425 -2.85% 2
Southampton +4 5 £388 +13.97% 2
Portsmouth +3 2 £375 -28.57% 2
Farnborough -7 2 £475 +11.76% 1
Andover -1 1 £338 - 2
Aldershot -5 1 - - 3
Fareham - 1 - - 2
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 185 (59.68%) Linux
2 153 (49.35%) Security Cleared
3 128 (41.29%) SC Cleared
4 112 (36.13%) Oracle
5 96 (30.97%) Windows
6 78 (25.16%) C
7 68 (21.94%) Microsoft
8 62 (20.00%) HTML
9 60 (19.35%) JavaScript
9 60 (19.35%) C++
10 58 (18.71%) Software Engineering
11 57 (18.39%) Python
11 57 (18.39%) Configuration Management
12 54 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (17.10%) Shell Script
13 53 (17.10%) .NET
14 52 (16.77%) HP
14 52 (16.77%) SAN
15 51 (16.45%) MS Excel
16 44 (14.19%) SQL
17 43 (13.87%) OOD
18 41 (13.23%) Perl
18 41 (13.23%) Solaris
18 41 (13.23%) UML
18 41 (13.23%) PowerShell
19 40 (12.90%) Java
19 40 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
20 39 (12.58%) VMware
21 38 (12.26%) JSP
21 38 (12.26%) OO

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 24 (7.74%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (5.16%) Node.js
4 14 (4.52%) Apache
5 13 (4.19%) WebLogic
6 10 (3.23%) WebSphere
7 9 (2.90%) Oracle 10gAS
7 9 (2.90%) SAS
8 6 (1.94%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.61%) GlassFish
10 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.29%) Confluence
10 4 (1.29%) MediaWiki
11 3 (0.97%) IIS
12 2 (0.65%) JBoss
12 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.32%) ExpressionEngine
13 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.32%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 51 (16.45%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.13%) MS Visio
3 15 (4.84%) PaintShop Pro
4 8 (2.58%) MS Office
5 4 (1.29%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 40 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (5.48%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (4.84%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (3.23%) Maximo
5 4 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.58%) SaaS
2 8 (2.58%) Heroku
3 5 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.32%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 52 (16.77%) SAN
2 18 (5.81%) LAN
2 18 (5.81%) WAN
3 13 (4.19%) LDAP
3 13 (4.19%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.23%) Firewall
4 10 (3.23%) SSL
4 10 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (2.58%) iSCSI
5 8 (2.58%) SMTP
6 7 (2.26%) FCoE
7 6 (1.94%) X.400
8 5 (1.61%) HTTP
8 5 (1.61%) Wireless
8 5 (1.61%) IPsec
8 5 (1.61%) NAS
8 5 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.61%) Internet
9 4 (1.29%) VPN
9 4 (1.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 25 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.06%) Oracle Reports
3 21 (6.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (2.90%) Oracle Discoverer
5 7 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (2.26%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (2.26%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.94%) TKPROF
6 6 (1.94%) DB2
7 5 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.29%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.29%) MySQL
8 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 30 (9.68%) GoogleTest
2 29 (9.35%) Subversion
3 28 (9.03%) Git (software)
4 26 (8.39%) ClearCase
5 24 (7.74%) NUnit
6 22 (7.10%) Ant
6 22 (7.10%) CppUnit
7 19 (6.13%) Jenkins
8 14 (4.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (2.90%) JIRA
10 8 (2.58%) Rational Rose
10 8 (2.58%) Gerrit
11 4 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.32%) Maven
13 1 (0.32%) StarTeam
13 1 (0.32%) TortoiseSVN
13 1 (0.32%) RSpec
13 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.32%) CruiseControl
General
1 17 (5.48%) Telecoms
2 16 (5.16%) Finance
3 10 (3.23%) Military
4 8 (2.58%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.26%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.94%) Retail
7 5 (1.61%) Banking
7 5 (1.61%) Legal
8 3 (0.97%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (28.71%) Developer
2 32 (10.32%) C Developer
3 21 (6.77%) Consultant
4 20 (6.45%) Architect
4 20 (6.45%) Software Engineer
4 20 (6.45%) Administrator
4 20 (6.45%) Test Specialist
5 19 (6.13%) Analyst
6 18 (5.81%) C++ Developer
7 17 (5.48%) DBA
8 15 (4.84%) Author
9 14 (4.52%) Test Analyst
10 13 (4.19%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (3.55%) UNIX Administrator
12 10 (3.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 10 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (2.90%) iOS Developer
13 9 (2.90%) Support Engineer
14 8 (2.58%) Oracle DBA
15 7 (2.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (20.00%) HTML
2 53 (17.10%) .NET
3 38 (12.26%) JSP
4 34 (10.97%) ASP.NET
5 23 (7.42%) Middleware
6 19 (6.13%) HTML5
7 14 (4.52%) Motif
8 11 (3.55%) AngularJS
9 10 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
9 10 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (3.23%) CSS
10 9 (2.90%) jQuery
10 9 (2.90%) iOS SDK
11 8 (2.58%) Web Services
12 7 (2.26%) RESTful
13 6 (1.94%) XML
14 5 (1.61%) SAML
15 4 (1.29%) Java EE
15 4 (1.29%) Servlets
16 3 (0.97%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.16%) Derivative
3 15 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.90%) Clustering
4 9 (2.90%) iPhone
5 8 (2.58%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.58%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.26%) User Experience
7 5 (1.61%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.61%) Statistics
7 5 (1.61%) PKI
7 5 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.29%) HACMP
9 3 (0.97%) Replication
9 3 (0.97%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.65%) SecurID
10 2 (0.65%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.65%) Wiki
11 1 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 185 (59.68%) Linux
2 96 (30.97%) Windows
3 41 (13.23%) Solaris
4 38 (12.26%) AIX
5 33 (10.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (8.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (8.06%) HPUX
8 16 (5.16%) Mac OS X
9 15 (4.84%) Apple iOS
10 14 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (2.90%) SUSE
13 6 (1.94%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.61%) Android
14 5 (1.61%) Windows 7
15 4 (1.29%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.29%) NetWare
16 3 (0.97%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (18.71%) Software Engineering
2 57 (18.39%) Configuration Management
3 54 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (13.87%) OOD
5 41 (13.23%) UML
6 38 (12.26%) OO
7 37 (11.94%) Project Management
8 29 (9.35%) Multithreading
9 28 (9.03%) Test Scripting
10 24 (7.74%) Integration Testing
10 24 (7.74%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (7.74%) Knowledge Management
11 22 (7.10%) Security Testing
12 20 (6.45%) Use Case
12 20 (6.45%) Migration
12 20 (6.45%) Memory Management
13 19 (6.13%) System Integration Testing
14 18 (5.81%) SDLC
14 18 (5.81%) Scrum
15 16 (5.16%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 78 (25.16%) C
2 60 (19.35%) C++
2 60 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 57 (18.39%) Python
4 53 (17.10%) Shell Script
5 44 (14.19%) SQL
6 41 (13.23%) Perl
6 41 (13.23%) PowerShell
7 40 (12.90%) Java
8 24 (7.74%) Korn
9 21 (6.77%) Ruby
10 18 (5.81%) PL/SQL
11 14 (4.52%) Objective-C
12 12 (3.87%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.26%) Go
13 7 (2.26%) C#
14 6 (1.94%) PHP
15 5 (1.61%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.61%) Apple Swift
16 4 (1.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 153 (49.35%) Security Cleared
2 128 (41.29%) SC Cleared
3 36 (11.61%) ISTQB
4 27 (8.71%) DV Cleared
5 26 (8.39%) ISEB
6 24 (7.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 23 (7.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (7.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 21 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (6.45%) MCITP
11 7 (2.26%) Degree
12 2 (0.65%) CCSE
12 2 (0.65%) MCP
12 2 (0.65%) MCSE
12 2 (0.65%) MCSA
12 2 (0.65%) CCNA
13 1 (0.32%) OCP
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.32%) PMP
13 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.97%) SLA
2 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.32%) WAI
3 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 34 (10.97%) Active Directory
2 29 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.87%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (3.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 10 (3.23%) Oracle Clusterware
5 6 (1.94%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (1.61%) GPFS
6 5 (1.61%) Shibboleth
6 5 (1.61%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 4 (1.29%) NFS
8 2 (0.65%) vSphere
9 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (6.77%) Puppet
2 20 (6.45%) Tivoli
3 17 (5.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (3.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 12 (3.87%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (2.58%) Oracle ZFS
6 5 (1.61%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (1.61%) CA Single Sign-On
6 5 (1.61%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.29%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.97%) LiteSpeed
9 2 (0.65%) Nessus
9 2 (0.65%) Nmap
10 1 (0.32%) WSUS
10 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.32%) Netcool
10 1 (0.32%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 112 (36.13%) Oracle
2 68 (21.94%) Microsoft
3 52 (16.77%) HP
4 39 (12.58%) VMware
5 30 (9.68%) Cisco
6 26 (8.39%) Red Hat
7 25 (8.06%) IBM
8 21 (6.77%) Citrix
9 14 (4.52%) Sun
10 10 (3.23%) EMC
11 8 (2.58%) Symantec
12 6 (1.94%) Remedy
12 6 (1.94%) CA
13 5 (1.61%) Juniper
13 5 (1.61%) NetApp
13 5 (1.61%) ArcSight
14 4 (1.29%) Veritas
14 4 (1.29%) Siebel
15 3 (0.97%) Hitachi
15 3 (0.97%) Compaq
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