The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 40 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.46% 2.89% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.15% 16.00% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Median daily rate £340 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -36.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +18.85%
Unix
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
97 75 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 28.28% 18.07% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 32 49
Median daily rate £425 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £146 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 21 17
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Unix.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Ansible
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) Jython
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Ant
3 2 (28.57%) Control-M
4 1 (14.29%) Nagios
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Build Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Jython
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Control-M
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) BMC
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow