The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Winchester region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 10 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing UNIX 5 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 9.09% 22.58% 5.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.81% 48.28% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 1
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£300 £320 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -32.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -4.76%
Operating Systems Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 38.18% 46.77% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 8
Average daily rate £300 £320 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £310 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £340 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 4
Average hourly rate £8.68 £12.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.66% -69.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
UNIX
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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 23 July 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) AIX
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 5 (41.67%) HACMP
2 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Clustering
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) C
3 4 (33.33%) HPUX
3 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 4 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (25.00%) SaaS
4 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) GPFS
4 3 (25.00%) Korn
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) Hitachi
4 3 (25.00%) Veritas
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Compaq
4 3 (25.00%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) ERP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
1 4 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) HACMP
2 4 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) AIX
3 4 (33.33%) HPUX
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 3 (25.00%) NetWare
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (25.00%) ERP
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (16.67%) V-Model
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Use Case
2 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) E-business
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (25.00%) Korn
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) REXX
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) OCP
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) IBM
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Compaq
2 3 (25.00%) EMC
2 3 (25.00%) Hitachi
2 3 (25.00%) Veritas
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Primavera