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 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 18 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing UNIX 9 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 5.36% 5.00% 15.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.45% 13.04% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +18.64%
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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
44 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 26.19% 38.33% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 12
Average daily rate £330 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £278 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £367 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £8.68 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+360.82% -27.66%
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 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 3 July 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 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) SAN
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) C++
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) Perl
4 7 (50.00%) Korn
4 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) C
6 5 (35.71%) EMC
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) AIX
6 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
6 5 (35.71%) Private Cloud
6 5 (35.71%) Wireless
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) Clustering
7 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 4 (28.57%) HACMP
7 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
7 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) GPFS
7 4 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) HPUX
7 4 (28.57%) Solaris
7 4 (28.57%) LAN
7 4 (28.57%) WAN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Private Cloud
2 4 (28.57%) HACMP
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
3 1 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) AIX
4 4 (28.57%) HPUX
4 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 4 (28.57%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C++
1 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) Perl
1 7 (50.00%) Korn
1 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (42.86%) C
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) GPFS
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) EMC
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) Compaq
2 4 (28.57%) Hitachi
2 4 (28.57%) Veritas
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Altiris
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix