The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 21 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 4.59% 10.53% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 28.57% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate
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£280 £328 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.50% +6.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 36.70% 36.84% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 3
Average daily rate £425 £340 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £303 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £309
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £10.20 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) Apple
3 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) Altiris
4 5 (38.46%) SCCM
4 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Solaris
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) AIX
4 5 (38.46%) C
4 5 (38.46%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (30.77%) GPFS
5 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 4 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) HPUX
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Compaq
5 4 (30.77%) EMC
5 4 (30.77%) Veritas
5 4 (30.77%) NetWare

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 2 (15.38%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
1 4 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) PowerCenter
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Server Support
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Database Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) ETL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica ETL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) HACMP
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) AIX
3 5 (38.46%) Solaris
4 4 (30.77%) HPUX
4 4 (30.77%) NetWare
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
1 5 (38.46%) C++
1 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 4 (30.77%) Korn
2 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (30.77%) GPFS
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 4 (30.77%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix
1 6 (46.15%) Apple
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Altiris
3 4 (30.77%) Veritas
3 4 (30.77%) Hitachi
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Compaq
3 4 (30.77%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (7.69%) Ab Initio