The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Unix
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5  
Contract jobs citing Unix 4 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 8.16% 8.97% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.05% 37.14% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
Median daily rate £409 £393 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £27.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +43.63% -28.10%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Bournemouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19 35 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 38.78% 24.14% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 8
Median daily rate £300 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.56% +20.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £135 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing Unix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Bournemouth

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unix in Bournemouth.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Bournemouth

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix in Bournemouth.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) NAS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp OnCommand
4 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Brocade
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) NFS
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) IPv6

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) NAS Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) SAN Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp OnCommand
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Brocade
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas