The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 29 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 6 7
Contract jobs citing Unix 0 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 17.32% 16.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 48.89% 42.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 17
Cheltenham median daily rate - £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -29.41%  
Gloucestershire median daily rate £250 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -44.44% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 25 45 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 30.86% 35.43% 38.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 40 97
Cheltenham median daily rate £258 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.70% -20.58%  
10th Percentile £115 £300 £206
90th Percentile £438 £538 £488
Gloucestershire median daily rate £210 £400 £410
% change year-on-year -47.50% -2.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 2
Cheltenham median hourly rate £17.25 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.69% -  
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.25 £13.00 £14.10
% change year-on-year +32.69% -7.80%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Cheltenham

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Cheltenham

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Unix.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle