The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 27 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 20 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.97% 3.75% 4.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.80% 13.95% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £355 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.09% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
101 86 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 30.15% 26.88% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 51 51
Average daily rate £375 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £12.65 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £125.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 41 (87.23%) Linux
1 41 (87.23%) PowerShell
2 31 (65.96%) Windows
3 30 (63.83%) Python
3 30 (63.83%) Configuration Management
3 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (63.83%) Ruby
4 27 (57.45%) Puppet
5 25 (53.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (53.19%) Amazon AWS
5 25 (53.19%) Jenkins
6 24 (51.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 24 (51.06%) Mac OS X
6 24 (51.06%) Shell Script
7 17 (36.17%) Ruby on Rails
8 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (27.66%) Knowledge Management
9 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
9 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
9 13 (27.66%) .NET
9 13 (27.66%) Heroku
9 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
9 13 (27.66%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
10 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
11 11 (23.40%) Security Testing
11 11 (23.40%) MCITP
11 11 (23.40%) ISTQB
11 11 (23.40%) Cisco
11 11 (23.40%) HTML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 25 (53.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 25 (53.19%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (27.66%) Heroku
3 10 (21.28%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (2.13%) TKPROF
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (53.19%) Jenkins
2 24 (51.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Test Specialist
3 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Siebel Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.13%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Siebel Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Siebel Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.13%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) Ruby on Rails
2 13 (27.66%) .NET
3 11 (23.40%) HTML
3 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
3 11 (23.40%) JSP
4 1 (2.13%) Java EE
4 1 (2.13%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (87.23%) Linux
2 31 (65.96%) Windows
3 24 (51.06%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Configuration Management
1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (27.66%) Knowledge Management
3 13 (27.66%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (23.40%) Security Testing
5 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
6 4 (8.51%) DevOps
7 2 (4.26%) OO
7 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Time Management
7 2 (4.26%) Migration
7 2 (4.26%) CMMI
7 2 (4.26%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Project Management
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.13%) Line Management
8 1 (2.13%) Change Control
8 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.13%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) PowerShell
2 30 (63.83%) Python
2 30 (63.83%) Ruby
3 24 (51.06%) Shell Script
4 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.02%) Go
6 2 (4.26%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Java
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
1 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
2 11 (23.40%) MCITP
2 11 (23.40%) ISTQB
2 11 (23.40%) ISEB
2 11 (23.40%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (23.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 9 (19.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 27 (57.45%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Cisco
2 11 (23.40%) HP
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Siebel
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