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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 18 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing Unix 168 175 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.86% 8.45% 5.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.88% 21.88% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 96 52
Average daily rate £388 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.41% +34.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +86.90%
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
544 800 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.69% 38.61% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 399 238
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 50 38
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +3.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 9 February 2016.

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
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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hook +10 34 £300 -
Gosport +8 28 £485 -3.00% 1
Winchester -6 11 £420 +48.67%
Portsmouth -2 8 £365 +4.28% 5
Southampton -2 8 £418 +11.33% 9
Basingstoke +5 7 £406 +31.15% 1
Farnborough +4 4 £555 +43.22%
Havant +1 3 £438 +25.00%
Andover - 3 £350 -
Aldershot -3 1 £600 +21.21%
Fareham -10 1 £335 -39.09% 1
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 244 (63.71%) Linux
2 204 (53.26%) Security Cleared
3 167 (43.60%) SC Cleared
4 137 (35.77%) Oracle
5 128 (33.42%) Windows
6 90 (23.50%) SQL
7 80 (20.89%) Configuration Management
8 76 (19.84%) ClearCase
9 73 (19.06%) C++
10 70 (18.28%) Python
11 69 (18.02%) C
12 62 (16.19%) UML
13 61 (15.93%) Subversion
13 61 (15.93%) Software Engineering
14 57 (14.88%) MS Excel
14 57 (14.88%) Project Management
15 55 (14.36%) Red Hat
16 54 (14.10%) OOD
16 54 (14.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 52 (13.58%) IBM
17 52 (13.58%) Shell Script
17 52 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
18 51 (13.32%) AIX
19 49 (12.79%) VMware
19 49 (12.79%) Unit Testing
20 46 (12.01%) GoogleTest
21 45 (11.75%) DV Cleared
21 45 (11.75%) NUnit
21 45 (11.75%) XML
22 44 (11.49%) SQL Server

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 28 (7.31%) MS Exchange
2 24 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (4.96%) Apache
4 18 (4.70%) WebLogic
5 17 (4.44%) JBoss
6 10 (2.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (2.09%) SAS
8 7 (1.83%) IIS
9 6 (1.57%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.04%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.52%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.52%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.26%) Eucalyptus
13 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.26%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.26%) nginx
13 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 57 (14.88%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.05%) MS Visio
2 27 (7.05%) PaintShop Pro
3 19 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (3.39%) MS Office
5 8 (2.09%) MS Project
6 5 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 17 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (1.83%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (1.83%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (1.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.83%) PaaS
2 6 (1.57%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.14%) SAN
2 17 (4.44%) WAN
3 16 (4.18%) LAN
3 16 (4.18%) TCP/IP
4 13 (3.39%) DNS
5 11 (2.87%) HTTP
6 9 (2.35%) LDAP
7 8 (2.09%) Firewall
7 8 (2.09%) Network Security
8 7 (1.83%) FTP
8 7 (1.83%) SMTP
9 6 (1.57%) ATM
9 6 (1.57%) VPN
10 5 (1.31%) SSL
10 5 (1.31%) Wireless
11 4 (1.04%) Internet
12 3 (0.78%) IPsec
13 2 (0.52%) LTE
13 2 (0.52%) NGN
13 2 (0.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.70%) Oracle Database
3 31 (8.09%) DB2
4 30 (7.83%) Neo4j
5 25 (6.53%) Hadoop
5 25 (6.53%) Oracle Reports
6 24 (6.27%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (5.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (5.22%) IBM InfoSphere
8 20 (5.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 19 (4.96%) Oracle Database 12c
10 16 (4.18%) Relational Database
11 15 (3.92%) MongoDB
12 12 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (2.87%) MySQL
14 10 (2.61%) Oracle Discoverer
14 10 (2.61%) SQL Navigator
15 9 (2.35%) NoSQL
16 8 (2.09%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (2.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 76 (19.84%) ClearCase
2 61 (15.93%) Subversion
3 46 (12.01%) GoogleTest
4 45 (11.75%) NUnit
5 43 (11.23%) Ant
5 43 (11.23%) CppUnit
6 39 (10.18%) ClearQuest
7 30 (7.83%) Git (software)
8 21 (5.48%) Jenkins
9 20 (5.22%) Oracle APEX
10 19 (4.96%) Vagrant
11 17 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (2.61%) JDeveloper
12 10 (2.61%) Toad
13 8 (2.09%) PHPUnit
14 6 (1.57%) CruiseControl
15 5 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (1.31%) Gradle
15 5 (1.31%) Maven
15 5 (1.31%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 24 (6.27%) Telecoms
2 19 (4.96%) Military
3 17 (4.44%) Finance
4 11 (2.87%) Banking
5 5 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.04%) Legal
7 3 (0.78%) Retail
8 2 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 93 (24.28%) Developer
2 51 (13.32%) Architect
3 37 (9.66%) C Developer
4 32 (8.36%) Administrator
4 32 (8.36%) DBA
5 26 (6.79%) Software Engineer
5 26 (6.79%) Technical Architect
6 22 (5.74%) Analyst
7 20 (5.22%) Author
7 20 (5.22%) Linux Engineer
8 18 (4.70%) C++ Software Engineer
8 18 (4.70%) Unix Engineer
9 17 (4.44%) Consultant
9 17 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
10 15 (3.92%) DB2 DBA
10 15 (3.92%) Hardware Engineer
10 15 (3.92%) Security Architect
11 14 (3.66%) Infrastructure Architect
12 12 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 12 (3.13%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (11.75%) XML
2 33 (8.62%) HTML
3 28 (7.31%) .NET
4 21 (5.48%) Ruby on Rails
5 17 (4.44%) Motif
5 17 (4.44%) REST
6 13 (3.39%) jQuery
7 12 (3.13%) SOAP
8 11 (2.87%) ASP.NET
9 10 (2.61%) Web Services
10 9 (2.35%) Hibernate
10 9 (2.35%) LAMP
10 9 (2.35%) Middleware
11 8 (2.09%) CakePHP
11 8 (2.09%) JSON
12 7 (1.83%) Apache Flex
12 7 (1.83%) JAX-RS
12 7 (1.83%) POSIX
12 7 (1.83%) PostGIS
13 6 (1.57%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (9.66%) Derivative
3 28 (7.31%) HACMP
4 25 (6.53%) Management Information System
5 16 (4.18%) PKI
6 14 (3.66%) CESG
6 14 (3.66%) CESG CLAS
6 14 (3.66%) Data Centre
7 12 (3.13%) Driving Licence
8 10 (2.61%) Replication
9 7 (1.83%) DataPower
9 7 (1.83%) iSeries
10 5 (1.31%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.31%) Smart Meter
11 4 (1.04%) Clustering
11 4 (1.04%) Symmetrix DMX
11 4 (1.04%) Wiki
12 3 (0.78%) SCADA
13 2 (0.52%) LPAR
13 2 (0.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 244 (63.71%) Linux
2 128 (33.42%) Windows
3 54 (14.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 51 (13.32%) AIX
5 40 (10.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (8.88%) HPUX
7 32 (8.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (7.31%) Mac OS X
9 27 (7.05%) Windows Server
10 21 (5.48%) Oracle Linux
10 21 (5.48%) Solaris
11 16 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (2.35%) CentOS
13 5 (1.31%) SUSE
14 2 (0.52%) NetWare
15 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (20.89%) Configuration Management
2 62 (16.19%) UML
3 61 (15.93%) Software Engineering
4 57 (14.88%) Project Management
5 54 (14.10%) OOD
6 49 (12.79%) Unit Testing
7 44 (11.49%) OO
8 43 (11.23%) System Integration Testing
9 41 (10.70%) Integration Testing
10 40 (10.44%) Multithreading
11 38 (9.92%) Memory Management
11 38 (9.92%) Use Case
12 37 (9.66%) Requirements Analysis
13 36 (9.40%) SDLC
14 35 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (6.01%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (6.01%) ITIL
16 23 (6.01%) Migration
17 22 (5.74%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 90 (23.50%) SQL
2 73 (19.06%) C++
3 70 (18.28%) Python
4 69 (18.02%) C
5 52 (13.58%) Shell Script
6 29 (7.57%) PowerShell
7 28 (7.31%) JavaScript
8 26 (6.79%) Java
9 25 (6.53%) PL/SQL
10 21 (5.48%) Korn
10 21 (5.48%) Ruby
11 20 (5.22%) Perl
12 16 (4.18%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.61%) C-shell
14 8 (2.09%) PHP
14 8 (2.09%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.57%) Jython
15 6 (1.57%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.78%) AWK
16 3 (0.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 204 (53.26%) Security Cleared
2 167 (43.60%) SC Cleared
3 45 (11.75%) DV Cleared
4 27 (7.05%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (4.70%) Degree
7 16 (4.18%) CISSP
8 14 (3.66%) CCNA
8 14 (3.66%) CESG Certified Professional
8 14 (3.66%) CISM
8 14 (3.66%) CLAS
8 14 (3.66%) MCP
8 14 (3.66%) MCSE
9 13 (3.39%) ISTQB
10 10 (2.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (2.09%) CCNP
11 8 (2.09%) ISEB
12 7 (1.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 6 (1.57%) CCSE
14 5 (1.31%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.09%) QA
2 5 (1.31%) SLA
3 2 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 38 (9.92%) Active Directory
2 32 (8.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.04%) GPFS
3 4 (1.04%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (1.04%) vSphere
4 3 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.52%) NFS
5 2 (0.52%) OpenSSH
5 2 (0.52%) Samba
5 2 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (6.53%) Puppet
2 13 (3.39%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (1.57%) HP UCMDB
4 5 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.31%) SCCM
5 4 (1.04%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.04%) WSUS
6 3 (0.78%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.52%) Nessus
7 2 (0.52%) Nmap
7 2 (0.52%) SCOM
7 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.26%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.26%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 137 (35.77%) Oracle
2 55 (14.36%) Red Hat
3 52 (13.58%) IBM
4 49 (12.79%) VMware
5 44 (11.49%) Microsoft
6 42 (10.97%) Citrix
6 42 (10.97%) HP
7 22 (5.74%) Cisco
8 12 (3.13%) Sybase
9 11 (2.87%) Serena
10 9 (2.35%) EMC
10 9 (2.35%) Sun
11 6 (1.57%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.57%) Foundry
11 6 (1.57%) IronPort
11 6 (1.57%) Veritas
12 5 (1.31%) Informatica
12 5 (1.31%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (1.31%) Remedy
12 5 (1.31%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
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Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago