The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Salisbury 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 20 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 1.33% - 9.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% - 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
Operating Systems Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 10.67% 12.50% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £400 £299 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UNIX
Wiltshire

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Salisbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX across the Salisbury region.

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) JSP 440
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMS
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Grid Computing
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) vCloud

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Grid Computing
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) VMS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR