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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 26 36 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs citing UNIX 29 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.92% 0.87% 4.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.17% 3.49% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £313 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £413 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
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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
120 86 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 28.64% 24.93% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 56 36
Average daily rate £375 £275 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £95 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £69.00 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 32 (86.49%) Linux
2 31 (83.78%) PowerShell
3 28 (75.68%) Windows
4 26 (70.27%) Ruby
4 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (67.57%) Configuration Management
5 25 (67.57%) Python
6 23 (62.16%) Puppet
7 22 (59.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (56.76%) Jenkins
8 21 (56.76%) Shell Script
8 21 (56.76%) Mac OS X
8 21 (56.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (54.05%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (40.54%) Ruby on Rails
11 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
11 12 (32.43%) Heroku
12 8 (21.62%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
13 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
13 7 (18.92%) .NET
13 7 (18.92%) Knowledge Management
13 7 (18.92%) Golang
14 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
14 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
15 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
15 5 (13.51%) Security Testing
15 5 (13.51%) MCITP
15 5 (13.51%) ISTQB

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (54.05%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (32.43%) Heroku
4 8 (21.62%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (2.70%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 21 (56.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 21 (56.76%) Jenkins
2 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Test Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Siebel Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Siebel Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Siebel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (18.92%) .NET
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.51%) JSP
3 5 (13.51%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Linux
2 28 (75.68%) Windows
3 21 (56.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) Configuration Management
3 15 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (18.92%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (13.51%) Security Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.81%) DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Time Management
7 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Migration
7 2 (5.41%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) EAI
8 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.70%) Business Development
8 1 (2.70%) QMS
8 1 (2.70%) Change Control
8 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) PowerShell
2 26 (70.27%) Ruby
3 25 (67.57%) Python
4 21 (56.76%) Shell Script
5 7 (18.92%) Golang
6 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.11%) SQL
8 2 (5.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (13.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 5 (13.51%) ISEB
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) MCITP
2 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 23 (62.16%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) HP
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) Siebel
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