The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 47 57 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing Unix 15 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.45% 3.41% 4.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 15.15% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 17
Median daily rate £356 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £350 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
Unix
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
120 198 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.64% 22.53% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 143 94
Median daily rate £395 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £281 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £9.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £21.00 £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +11 9 £375 - 3
West Wales -2 1 - - 4
North Wales - 1 - -
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for Unix.

1 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) Java
3 15 (33.33%) Perl
3 15 (33.33%) Selenium
3 15 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
4 14 (31.11%) Windows
5 13 (28.89%) OO
5 13 (28.89%) CSS
5 13 (28.89%) Web Development
5 13 (28.89%) jQuery
5 13 (28.89%) TDD
6 12 (26.67%) Oracle
6 12 (26.67%) Linux
7 11 (24.44%) SQL
7 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
8 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 10 (22.22%) DevOps
9 9 (20.00%) Finance
10 8 (17.78%) Legal
10 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
10 8 (17.78%) SDLC
11 7 (15.56%) SAS
11 7 (15.56%) Automated Testing
11 7 (15.56%) Base SAS
11 7 (15.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 6 (13.33%) HTML
12 6 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
13 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (15.56%) SAS
2 3 (6.67%) JBoss
3 2 (4.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.22%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.22%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (4.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
1 2 (4.44%) LAN
1 2 (4.44%) SSL
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) Base SAS
1 7 (15.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.44%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) DataStage
5 1 (2.22%) DB2
5 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.22%) HBase
5 1 (2.22%) OLAP
5 1 (2.22%) OLTP
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.22%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.22%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 15 (33.33%) Selenium
2 5 (11.11%) Maven
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.67%) JUnit
4 3 (6.67%) Subversion
5 2 (4.44%) JBehave
6 1 (2.22%) Ant
6 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Perl Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (15.56%) SAS Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 5 (11.11%) Perl Web Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Unix Support
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Unix Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Unix Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Unix Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) CSS
1 13 (28.89%) jQuery
2 6 (13.33%) HTML
3 5 (11.11%) Ajax
3 5 (11.11%) XHTML
3 5 (11.11%) XML
4 3 (6.67%) ReactiveX
4 3 (6.67%) Spring
5 2 (4.44%) Web Services
6 1 (2.22%) Mojolicious
6 1 (2.22%) RESTful
6 1 (2.22%) SAP Basis
6 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.44%) PKI
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) SUSE
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) OO
2 13 (28.89%) TDD
2 13 (28.89%) Web Development
3 10 (22.22%) DevOps
3 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
4 8 (17.78%) SDLC
5 7 (15.56%) Automated Testing
6 4 (8.89%) OOP
7 3 (6.67%) ITIL
7 3 (6.67%) Microservices
7 3 (6.67%) Scrum
8 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.44%) Exploratory Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Functional Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Migration
8 2 (4.44%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (4.44%) QA Automation
8 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Java
2 15 (33.33%) Perl
3 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (24.44%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.44%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.22%) C
7 1 (2.22%) C++
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
2 1 (2.22%) Xen
2 1 (2.22%) XenApp
2 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Cobbler
2 1 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) Terraform
2 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) F5
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.22%) Actian
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Informatica
5 1 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.22%) NetApp
5 1 (2.22%) ParAccel
5 1 (2.22%) Sybase
5 1 (2.22%) Teradata
5 1 (2.22%) Veritas
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