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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 41 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 21 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.87% 3.74% 4.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.11% 20.45% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 14
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£425 £391 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.83% -8.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £225 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £518 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
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
139 88 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.02% 18.30% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 44 80
Average daily rate £375 £290 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £137 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 11 28
Average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £28.75 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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 -9 13 £413 -13.65% 7
Chippenham - 2 £400 - 2
Trowbridge - - - -
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) Linux
3 17 (37.78%) Finance
4 16 (35.56%) Firewall
5 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
6 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (20.00%) DNS
8 8 (17.78%) DHCP
8 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (15.56%) Infoblox
9 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
9 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
9 7 (15.56%) Internet
9 7 (15.56%) ITIL
9 7 (15.56%) Project Management
9 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.33%) CISSP
10 6 (13.33%) Oracle
10 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
10 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (11.11%) SQL
11 5 (11.11%) Identity Management
11 5 (11.11%) Migration
11 5 (11.11%) VMware
11 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
12 4 (8.89%) Information Security
12 4 (8.89%) Java

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.22%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) DNS
3 8 (17.78%) DHCP
4 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.56%) Internet
5 3 (6.67%) SAN
6 2 (4.44%) SSL
6 2 (4.44%) NAS
7 1 (2.22%) Network Security
7 1 (2.22%) DMZ
7 1 (2.22%) ATM
7 1 (2.22%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) SMTP
7 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.44%) DB2
2 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) HBase
2 2 (4.44%) Voldemort
2 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.44%) CouchDB
2 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Architect
2 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Security Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Active Directory Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) IT Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 3 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (2.22%) REST
2 1 (2.22%) Facelets
2 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.22%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (2.22%) Ajax
2 1 (2.22%) jQuery
2 1 (2.22%) JPA
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) JDBC
2 1 (2.22%) JSP
2 1 (2.22%) Servlets
2 1 (2.22%) Struts
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) XSLT
2 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) DTV
2 2 (4.44%) CMDB
3 1 (2.22%) PKI
3 1 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.22%) EFT
3 1 (2.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) Solaris
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) ITIL
1 7 (15.56%) Project Management
1 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 5 (11.11%) Migration
2 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 4 (8.89%) Information Security
4 3 (6.67%) Change Control
4 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.67%) SOA
4 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.44%) DevOps
5 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.44%) High Availability
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) Java
2 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (4.44%) Jython
4 2 (4.44%) C
4 2 (4.44%) C++
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
4 2 (4.44%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) CISSP
4 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (4.44%) CISA
5 2 (4.44%) CISM
6 1 (2.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Nmap
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) Postfix
4 1 (2.22%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.67%) Nessus
2 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.44%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) YUM
3 1 (2.22%) MOM
3 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Infoblox
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
4 5 (11.11%) VMware
5 4 (8.89%) SAP
5 4 (8.89%) IBM
5 4 (8.89%) EMC
6 3 (6.67%) Juniper
6 3 (6.67%) BMC
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco
7 2 (4.44%) Siebel
8 1 (2.22%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (2.22%) Remedy
8 1 (2.22%) McAfee
8 1 (2.22%) Veritas
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.22%) HP
8 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
Swindon, Wiltshire
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