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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 9 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing UNIX 6 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 10.17% 22.06% 2.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 50.00% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -32.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £29.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -14.70%
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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
18 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 30.51% 44.12% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 14
Average daily rate £350 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £368 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% -46.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) HACMP
3 4 (40.00%) AIX
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) ERP
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) HPUX
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Clustering
4 3 (30.00%) SaaS
4 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) GPFS
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) HACMP
2 3 (30.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) AIX
3 3 (30.00%) HPUX
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) NetWare
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ERP
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) V-Model
2 2 (20.00%) Use Case
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) Korn
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (20.00%) GPFS
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Hitachi
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Compaq
3 2 (20.00%) EMC