The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 34 29 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.71% 4.44% 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.64% 17.07% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 3
Median daily rate - £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.58
% change year-on-year
- +14.47%
Unix
Hampshire

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
55 82 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 19.43% 26.03% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 49 63
Median daily rate £340 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 7
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.25 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £44.00 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 5 December 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) JSP
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) IFS
5 1 (12.50%) Service Design
5 1 (12.50%) IaaS
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
5 1 (12.50%) PaaS
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Service Design Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) CA
1 1 (12.50%) IFS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy
1 1 (12.50%) VMware