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 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 39 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Unix 4 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.15% 2.46% 2.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% 15.00% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Median daily rate £400 £349 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.69% -4.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.84% +11.42%
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
96 60 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 27.67% 16.39% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 23 43
Median daily rate £375 £355 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +57.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £146 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 13
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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 28 June 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 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Games
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (20.00%) Control-M
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITSM
6 1 (10.00%) Electronics
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (10.00%) Nagios
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Ansible
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines

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 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Availability Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity and Availability Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Jython
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Control-M
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) BMC
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
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