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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 18 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing UNIX 16 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 8.60% 8.62% 20.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.86% 25.00% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 10
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £300 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
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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
70 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 37.63% 34.48% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 12 20
Average daily rate £334 £345 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.26% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £285 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.18 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.81% +40.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £7.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 September 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 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Perl
3 13 (59.09%) SAN
4 12 (54.55%) Java
5 11 (50.00%) C
6 8 (36.36%) Oracle
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 8 (36.36%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (31.82%) iSCSI
7 7 (31.82%) FCoE
7 7 (31.82%) Python
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) SAS
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL
9 5 (22.73%) C++
9 5 (22.73%) Wireless
9 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
9 5 (22.73%) Private Cloud
9 5 (22.73%) Korn
9 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
10 4 (18.18%) SaaS
10 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
10 4 (18.18%) Migration
10 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (18.18%) ERP
10 4 (18.18%) Middleware
10 4 (18.18%) LAN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (31.82%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) SAN
2 8 (36.36%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (31.82%) FCoE
3 7 (31.82%) iSCSI
4 5 (22.73%) Wireless
5 4 (18.18%) LAN
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 1 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Maven
1 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (9.09%) TortoiseSVN
1 2 (9.09%) Gradle
1 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Development Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Release Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Software Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Environment Manager
5 1 (4.55%) C Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Private Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.55%) HACMP
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.55%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) HPUX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) NetWare
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) ERP
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) ITSM
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Release Management
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) Open Source
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.55%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Perl
2 12 (54.55%) Java
3 11 (50.00%) C
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Python
5 5 (22.73%) Korn
5 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
5 5 (22.73%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) EMC
4 2 (9.09%) Informatica
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas
5 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Compaq