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 28 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 39 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Unix 7 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.01% 4.04% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.29% 15.31% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 8
Median daily rate £350 £338 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £420 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -42.13%

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
62 98 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 17.77% 26.42% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 66 28
Median daily rate £400 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £255 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 14
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.70 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.10 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 February 2017, 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 9 (50.00%) Cisco
1 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) vSphere
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) C
3 6 (33.33%) Solaris
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Ant
6 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 3 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) AIX
6 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) ETL
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) Subversion
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (16.67%) PuTTY
6 3 (16.67%) WinSCP
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
7 2 (11.11%) vRealize

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 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) PuTTY
1 3 (16.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Ant
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Unix Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Perl Scripter
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Murex Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) OBIEE Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) OBIEE Support
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Perl Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Solaris
2 3 (16.67%) AIX
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Change Management
1 3 (16.67%) ETL
2 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) MVC
3 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) Release Management
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Informatica
4 2 (11.11%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Murex
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds