The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 41 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Unix 10 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.00% 4.41% 3.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.52% 20.42% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 29 13
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Unix
Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
105 142 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 21.00% 21.61% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 109 82
Median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £306 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £10.90 £9.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £21.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Unix
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Newport - 7 - -
Cardiff -5 2 £400 +6.66%
Unix
Wales

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Unix.

1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (62.75%) JavaScript
2 32 (62.75%) Web Development
2 32 (62.75%) jQuery
3 30 (58.82%) Perl
3 30 (58.82%) TDD
4 28 (54.90%) OO
4 28 (54.90%) Selenium
4 28 (54.90%) Cucumber
5 27 (52.94%) Software Engineering
5 27 (52.94%) CSS
5 27 (52.94%) Java
6 20 (39.22%) Legal
7 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
8 12 (23.53%) Windows
9 9 (17.65%) DevOps
10 8 (15.69%) Disclosure Scotland
10 8 (15.69%) Linux
11 7 (13.73%) Oracle
11 7 (13.73%) SAS
11 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
11 7 (13.73%) SDLC
11 7 (13.73%) Automated Testing
11 7 (13.73%) Base SAS
11 7 (13.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 6 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
13 5 (9.80%) Ajax
13 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
13 5 (9.80%) XHTML
13 5 (9.80%) HTML

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 7 (13.73%) SAS
2 2 (3.92%) Apache
2 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (3.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
1 2 (3.92%) LAN
1 2 (3.92%) SSL
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Base SAS
1 7 (13.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) OLTP
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.96%) Redis
4 1 (1.96%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 28 (54.90%) Cucumber
1 28 (54.90%) Selenium
2 2 (3.92%) Maven
2 2 (3.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) JBehave
3 1 (1.96%) JUnit
General
1 20 (39.22%) Legal
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (78.43%) Developer
2 24 (47.06%) Web Developer
3 11 (21.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Website Developer
4 10 (19.61%) Perl Developer
5 7 (13.73%) SAS Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Unix Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Perl Web Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Agile Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) IT Support
9 2 (3.92%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Server Support
9 2 (3.92%) Server Support Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (62.75%) jQuery
2 27 (52.94%) CSS
3 5 (9.80%) Ajax
3 5 (9.80%) HTML
3 5 (9.80%) XHTML
3 5 (9.80%) XML
4 2 (3.92%) Mojolicious
4 2 (3.92%) RESTful
4 2 (3.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) Kafka
5 1 (1.96%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
1 2 (3.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (62.75%) Web Development
3 30 (58.82%) TDD
4 28 (54.90%) OO
5 27 (52.94%) Software Engineering
6 9 (17.65%) DevOps
7 7 (13.73%) Automated Testing
7 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
7 7 (13.73%) SDLC
8 4 (7.84%) OOP
9 3 (5.88%) ITIL
10 2 (3.92%) Content Development
10 2 (3.92%) Data Centre Operations
10 2 (3.92%) Workflow
11 1 (1.96%) Exploratory Testing
11 1 (1.96%) Front End Development
11 1 (1.96%) Migration
11 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
11 1 (1.96%) QA Automation
11 1 (1.96%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) JavaScript
2 30 (58.82%) Perl
3 27 (52.94%) Java
4 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.88%) SQL
6 2 (3.92%) JCL
6 2 (3.92%) Korn
7 1 (1.96%) Go
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Control-M
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.88%) VMware
3 2 (3.92%) F5
3 2 (3.92%) Micro Focus
3 2 (3.92%) NetApp
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) BMC
4 1 (1.96%) BT
4 1 (1.96%) Veritas
4 1 (1.96%) Xerox
South Wales
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