The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 12 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Unix 16 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 15.84% 5.71% 9.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.10% 22.22% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 3
Median daily rate £450 £408 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +45.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £30.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+26.82% -23.12%

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
42 36 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 41.58% 25.71% 43.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 10
Median daily rate £450 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £290 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 14
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Winchester region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Winchester region with a requirement for Unix.

1 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
3 14 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (46.15%) Windows
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
7 8 (30.77%) Puppet
7 8 (30.77%) VMware
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) DevOps
9 6 (23.08%) Smart Meter
9 6 (23.08%) JIRA
10 5 (19.23%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
10 5 (19.23%) SOA
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle BPM
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
10 5 (19.23%) ZABBIX
10 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
10 5 (19.23%) Ambari

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (15.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (7.69%) MySQL
7 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JMeter
3 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.85%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) DBA
2 5 (19.23%) Linux Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 4 (15.38%) Unix Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.69%) Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner Tester
5 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Testing Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) z/OS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (7.69%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Smart Meter
2 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.69%) HACMP
3 2 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) AIX
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) Patch Management
2 5 (19.23%) SOA
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Service Design
4 2 (7.69%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Release Management
5 1 (3.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) RHCE
4 1 (3.85%) APMP
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Puppet
2 5 (19.23%) Ambari
2 5 (19.23%) ZABBIX
3 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.69%) Cobbler
4 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle
3 8 (30.77%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) Arqiva
5 4 (15.38%) Splunk
6 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 2 (7.69%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.85%) HP