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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 41 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 18 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.72% 2.54% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.25% 12.40% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 4
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£390 £373 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.55% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £353 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +18.64%
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
118 129 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.82% 20.48% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 65 59
Average daily rate £350 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £144 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £424 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.69 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.50 £33.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +3 10 £349 -6.50% 8
Salisbury - 4 £405 -
Warminster - 1 - -
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 11 (40.74%) Java
4 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (29.63%) VMware
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
7 6 (22.22%) SQL
7 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
8 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
8 5 (18.52%) AIX
8 5 (18.52%) Solaris
8 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
8 5 (18.52%) C++
8 5 (18.52%) Python
8 5 (18.52%) Ethernet
8 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (18.52%) Degree
8 5 (18.52%) Brocade
8 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
9 4 (14.81%) Migration
9 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
9 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
9 4 (14.81%) JBoss
9 4 (14.81%) Apache
9 4 (14.81%) SharePoint

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
1 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
3 3 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Ethernet
2 3 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (7.41%) HTTP
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) NAS
4 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Toad
4 1 (3.70%) Hudson
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Python Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Build Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) J2EE
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) JMS
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) WSDL
3 1 (3.70%) Java EE
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) WCF
3 1 (3.70%) JSP
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.70%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) AIX
3 5 (18.52%) Solaris
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
2 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) UML
3 3 (11.11%) Validation
3 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) OOD
4 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) B2B
5 1 (3.70%) B2C
5 1 (3.70%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) Data Management
5 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.70%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) C++
4 4 (14.81%) C
4 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) Ada
7 1 (3.70%) Jython
7 1 (3.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) OCP
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.70%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.70%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) Brocade
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) Teradata
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Nokia
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.70%) SAP
6 1 (3.70%) Siebel
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