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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 26 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing UNIX 126 102 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.10% 5.87% 5.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.26% 21.38% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 60 56
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£370 £324 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.37% -27.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £248 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £453 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £16.75 £18.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% -51.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £18.00 £36.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.45 £18.00 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.50%
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
622 477 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.09% 27.45% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 278 261
Average daily rate £329 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £171 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 46 71
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 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.15 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.19% -8.82%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 17 September 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 32 £450 +3.44% 4
Basingstoke +20 11 £250 -41.17% 2
Hook -5 7 £344 +52.88% 2
Winchester -6 6 £350 +9.37%
Southampton -11 6 £325 +4.83% 8
Havant +2 5 £438 - 3
Farnborough -4 5 £447 +11.27% 1
Portsmouth -10 1 £525 +23.52% 2
Fareham - - - - 1
Aldershot - - - - 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 160 (50.16%) Security Cleared
2 157 (49.22%) Linux
3 138 (43.26%) SC Cleared
4 130 (40.75%) Oracle
5 125 (39.18%) Windows
6 101 (31.66%) HP
7 97 (30.41%) Microsoft
8 93 (29.15%) HTML
9 87 (27.27%) .NET
10 84 (26.33%) JavaScript
10 84 (26.33%) ISTQB
11 79 (24.76%) ASP.NET
12 78 (24.45%) JSP
13 72 (22.57%) Oracle EBS
14 62 (19.44%) TCP/IP
15 59 (18.50%) SAN
16 54 (16.93%) Windows Server 2003
16 54 (16.93%) VMware
17 53 (16.61%) Shell Script
17 53 (16.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 51 (15.99%) SQL
18 51 (15.99%) Windows Server 2008
19 48 (15.05%) Cisco
20 46 (14.42%) DV Cleared
21 45 (14.11%) C
22 41 (12.85%) Solaris
23 40 (12.54%) Java
24 38 (11.91%) HTTPS
24 38 (11.91%) VMware Infrastructure
25 37 (11.60%) Software Testing

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 20 (6.27%) Apache
2 14 (4.39%) WebSphere
3 13 (4.08%) MS Exchange
4 12 (3.76%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.82%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.19%) SAS
7 6 (1.88%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (1.57%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.57%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.94%) IIS
9 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.63%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.31%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.31%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.31%) Commerce Server 2007
Applications
1 36 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.19%) MS Office
3 4 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 72 (22.57%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.25%) Maximo
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.57%) SaaS
2 2 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (19.44%) TCP/IP
2 59 (18.50%) SAN
3 38 (11.91%) HTTPS
4 24 (7.52%) SSL
5 21 (6.58%) HTTP
6 18 (5.64%) DNS
6 18 (5.64%) Network Security
7 15 (4.70%) NAS
8 13 (4.08%) SSH
8 13 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (3.76%) Internet
9 12 (3.76%) FTP
10 11 (3.45%) Firewall
10 11 (3.45%) Wireshark
11 8 (2.51%) MPLS
12 7 (2.19%) Ethernet
13 6 (1.88%) iSCSI
13 6 (1.88%) IPv6
14 5 (1.57%) DMZ
14 5 (1.57%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.21%) Oracle Database
2 19 (5.96%) SQL Server
3 18 (5.64%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (4.08%) MySQL
5 11 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (2.82%) DB2
7 7 (2.19%) Base SAS
8 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (0.94%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Navigator
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (6.27%) LoadRunner
2 19 (5.96%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (4.39%) Subversion
4 8 (2.51%) ClearCase
5 7 (2.19%) Rational Rose
5 7 (2.19%) Ant
5 7 (2.19%) GoogleTest
5 7 (2.19%) CppUnit
5 7 (2.19%) NUnit
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.63%) Selenium
7 2 (0.63%) JIRA
7 2 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.63%) JUnit
8 1 (0.31%) Toad
8 1 (0.31%) Introscope
8 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (8.46%) Telecoms
2 15 (4.70%) Finance
3 14 (4.39%) Military
4 6 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.25%) Retail
6 2 (0.63%) Banking
6 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.63%) Automotive
6 2 (0.63%) Legal
7 1 (0.31%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) French Language
7 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (17.24%) Analyst
2 44 (13.79%) Test Analyst
3 31 (9.72%) Developer
4 27 (8.46%) Architect
5 26 (8.15%) Consultant
6 25 (7.84%) Software Engineer
7 22 (6.90%) Tester
8 20 (6.27%) Test Specialist
9 18 (5.64%) Administrator
10 16 (5.02%) Solutions Architect
11 15 (4.70%) Project Manager
11 15 (4.70%) Test Engineer
12 13 (4.08%) UNIX Administrator
13 11 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
14 10 (3.13%) Test Leader
14 10 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
14 10 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
15 9 (2.82%) Junior
15 9 (2.82%) Network Engineer
15 9 (2.82%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (29.15%) HTML
2 87 (27.27%) .NET
3 79 (24.76%) ASP.NET
4 78 (24.45%) JSP
5 18 (5.64%) Middleware
6 16 (5.02%) Web Services
7 10 (3.13%) CSS
8 8 (2.51%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (2.51%) XML
8 8 (2.51%) SOAP
9 7 (2.19%) J2EE
9 7 (2.19%) Motif
10 6 (1.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 4 (1.25%) Ajax
11 4 (1.25%) jQuery
12 3 (0.94%) Laravel
12 3 (0.94%) RESTful
12 3 (0.94%) JPA
12 3 (0.94%) JSON
12 3 (0.94%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.51%) Clustering
3 7 (2.19%) Derivative
3 7 (2.19%) User Experience
4 6 (1.88%) Open Source
4 6 (1.88%) HACMP
5 5 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.25%) EMV
7 3 (0.94%) DTV
7 3 (0.94%) Replication
7 3 (0.94%) Statistics
7 3 (0.94%) PKI
8 2 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.63%) APACS
8 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.31%) MPEG
9 1 (0.31%) Firmware
9 1 (0.31%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.31%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 157 (49.22%) Linux
2 125 (39.18%) Windows
3 54 (16.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (15.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (12.85%) Solaris
6 37 (11.60%) Windows XP
7 32 (10.03%) Windows 2000
8 18 (5.64%) AIX
8 18 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (4.39%) HPUX
10 10 (3.13%) Windows 7
11 9 (2.82%) Android
12 8 (2.51%) Windows Vista
12 8 (2.51%) Mac OS X
13 5 (1.57%) SUSE
14 4 (1.25%) NetWare
15 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.63%) Debian
16 1 (0.31%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (11.60%) Software Testing
2 36 (11.29%) Test Scripting
3 35 (10.97%) Software Engineering
4 27 (8.46%) Knowledge Management
5 21 (6.58%) Project Management
6 19 (5.96%) Configuration Management
7 18 (5.64%) Test Strategy
7 18 (5.64%) Performance Testing
8 16 (5.02%) Security Testing
9 15 (4.70%) Workflow
9 15 (4.70%) Validation
9 15 (4.70%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (4.39%) Use Case
11 13 (4.08%) SOA
11 13 (4.08%) ITIL
12 12 (3.76%) PRINCE2
13 11 (3.45%) Migration
14 10 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (3.13%) Security Management
15 9 (2.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 84 (26.33%) JavaScript
2 53 (16.61%) Shell Script
3 51 (15.99%) SQL
4 45 (14.11%) C
5 40 (12.54%) Java
6 34 (10.66%) Perl
7 31 (9.72%) PowerShell
8 27 (8.46%) Korn
9 24 (7.52%) Python
10 23 (7.21%) PHP
11 18 (5.64%) Bash Shell
12 14 (4.39%) VB
13 13 (4.08%) C++
14 12 (3.76%) PL/SQL
15 10 (3.13%) VBScript
16 8 (2.51%) C#
17 7 (2.19%) AWK
17 7 (2.19%) sed
18 2 (0.63%) Ruby
18 2 (0.63%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 160 (50.16%) Security Cleared
2 138 (43.26%) SC Cleared
3 84 (26.33%) ISTQB
4 53 (16.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 46 (14.42%) DV Cleared
6 36 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (8.78%) MCITP
8 28 (8.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 20 (6.27%) Degree
10 10 (3.13%) MCSE
11 9 (2.82%) CCNA
12 8 (2.51%) CCNP
13 6 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (1.88%) ISEB
14 5 (1.57%) CISSP
15 3 (0.94%) CCIE
15 3 (0.94%) PMP
15 3 (0.94%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.94%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (11.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.39%) Nmap
3 11 (3.45%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.82%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (1.25%) vSphere
6 4 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.25%) GPFS
7 3 (0.94%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.63%) vCloud
8 2 (0.63%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.31%) Samba
9 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (10.03%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (6.58%) Tivoli
3 18 (5.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (4.39%) Nessus
5 10 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (2.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (1.25%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.94%) MOM
8 3 (0.94%) Puppet
9 2 (0.63%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.31%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 130 (40.75%) Oracle
2 101 (31.66%) HP
3 97 (30.41%) Microsoft
4 54 (16.93%) VMware
5 48 (15.05%) Cisco
6 27 (8.46%) Red Hat
7 26 (8.15%) Citrix
8 20 (6.27%) IBM
9 14 (4.39%) Juniper
10 11 (3.45%) SAP
11 10 (3.13%) McAfee
11 10 (3.13%) EMC
12 9 (2.82%) Brocade
13 8 (2.51%) Lumension
13 8 (2.51%) Sophos
14 7 (2.19%) Sun
14 7 (2.19%) Hitachi
14 7 (2.19%) NetApp
14 7 (2.19%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 5 (1.57%) Compaq
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