The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 39 40 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing UNIX 26 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.35% 3.42% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.69% 13.71% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 4
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£350 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £287 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £535 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.75 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
UNIX
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
147 175 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.94% 24.93% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 86 45
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £163 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 22
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +27.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

UNIX
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -1 17 £306 -23.43% 6
Salisbury - 4 £405 -
Chippenham - 2 £350 - 1
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 22 (61.11%) Linux
2 15 (41.67%) Windows
3 11 (30.56%) Java
3 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
4 10 (27.78%) Oracle
4 10 (27.78%) Solaris
5 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (22.22%) Puppet
6 8 (22.22%) Finance
7 7 (19.44%) C++
7 7 (19.44%) Apache
7 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
8 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 6 (16.67%) C
8 6 (16.67%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 6 (16.67%) Migration
8 6 (16.67%) VMware
9 5 (13.89%) AIX
9 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
9 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
9 5 (13.89%) HTTP
9 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
9 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
10 4 (11.11%) Degree
10 4 (11.11%) JIRA
10 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
10 4 (11.11%) Brocade

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 7 (19.44%) Apache
2 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.33%) JBoss
5 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.78%) IIS
6 1 (2.78%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
1 5 (13.89%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) LAN
3 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.78%) NAS
4 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) DB2
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.33%) NetBeans
3 3 (8.33%) Subversion
4 2 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.78%) Hudson
5 1 (2.78%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (2.78%) Toad
5 1 (2.78%) Ant
5 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Military
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (11.11%) Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Administrator
2 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (8.33%) Systems Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.56%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.78%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.78%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Test Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Middleware
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (5.56%) J2EE
3 2 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) XSD
4 1 (2.78%) JMS
4 1 (2.78%) WSDL
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) Java EE
4 1 (2.78%) JSON
4 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Grid Computing
3 2 (5.56%) Wiki
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Linux
2 15 (41.67%) Windows
3 10 (27.78%) Solaris
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.89%) AIX
5 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.78%) CentOS
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.11%) UML
3 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (8.33%) Change Management
3 3 (8.33%) Validation
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.56%) Release Management
4 2 (5.56%) Data Mapping
4 2 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (2.78%) ETL
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) B2B
5 1 (2.78%) B2C
5 1 (2.78%) CRM
5 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.78%) ERP
5 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) C++
3 6 (16.67%) C
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) Ada
5 3 (8.33%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.56%) Perl
6 2 (5.56%) COBOL
7 1 (2.78%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Jython
7 1 (2.78%) Korn
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) CCIE
5 1 (2.78%) CCNP
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) OCP
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) iptables
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Puppet
2 4 (11.11%) Ganglia
2 4 (11.11%) Nagios
3 3 (8.33%) Data Guard
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Brocade
3 4 (11.11%) IBM
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) Nokia
4 2 (5.56%) F5
4 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) Teradata
5 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Siebel
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) Intel
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) NetApp
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £40.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
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Rate: £300 - £400.00 per day + Negotiable Depending on Experience
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