The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 36 49 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Contract jobs citing UNIX 12 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.35% 1.93% 11.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.14% 8.70% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +28.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
UNIX
South West

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
70 92 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.55% 22.17% 38.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 66 28
Average daily rate £255 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £176 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 17
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £26.70 £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Bath +10 10 £400 -3.03% 1
Taunton +3 1 £445 +4.70% 1
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (80.00%) Oracle
1 12 (80.00%) Java
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (13.33%) Java EE
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) JBoss
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 2 (13.33%) JSF
5 2 (13.33%) Maven
5 2 (13.33%) AIX
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
5 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (13.33%) DB2
5 2 (13.33%) Ant
5 2 (13.33%) JUnit
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) CSS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) Ant
2 2 (13.33%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Analyst Developer
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Developer
3 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Java EE
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
1 2 (13.33%) JSF
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) JSP
1 2 (13.33%) Struts
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
1 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
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