The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
South West / Somerset
Rank 30 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing Unix 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.81% 0.96% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.89% 4.62% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £425 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +78.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 65 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.88% 20.90% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 41 25
Median daily rate £273 £370 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.35% +57.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £185 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £410 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 11
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.12 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.25 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Somerset region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 4 - - 2
Unix
South West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Unix.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (44.44%) Trend Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) IFS
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) ATG
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) BEA
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) EJB

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Fredhopper
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 12c
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (11.11%) DB2
4 1 (11.11%) Informix
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Buildr
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) jMock
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) WATIR
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) DBA
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) EJB
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) JSP
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Flash
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) JSF
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Struts
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) WSDL
3 1 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) DSDM
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
3 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) IFS
4 2 (22.22%) ATG
4 2 (22.22%) BEA
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) Sybase
5 1 (11.11%) VeriFone
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas
5 1 (11.11%) WorldPay