Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 25 November 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 19 15
Rank change year-on-year -29 -4 +4
Contract jobs citing Unix 12 76 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.81% 8.38% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 28.15% 32.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 44 70
Gloucestershire median daily rate £325 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -2.86% +4.79%
10th Percentile £254 £360 £350
90th Percentile £448 £593 £529
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £420
% change year-on-year +9.33% -10.71% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £39.50 - £32.50

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

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 114 270 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.19% 29.77% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 143 190
Gloucestershire median daily rate £320 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £185 £125 £150
90th Percentile £525 £575 £513
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 18
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.30 £13.75 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.82% +7.84% -32.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.23 £10.86
90th Percentile £43.38 £43.98 £43.98
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £18.75
% change year-on-year +14.68% -18.61% +10.29%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Gloucestershire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Gloucestershire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Gloucestershire

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Gloucestershire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -22 4 - - 2
Filton +2 2 £325 -16.13%
Cirencester - 1 - -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) IIS
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) Live Communications Server
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Ansible
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (16.67%) Subversion

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (25.00%) IIS
1 3 (25.00%) Live Communications Server
1 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) SAS
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) DataStage
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (8.33%) QualityStage
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) VersionOne
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Python Developer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Django
1 2 (16.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (16.67%) Demand Management
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Groovy
5 1 (8.33%) Jython
5 1 (8.33%) Lua
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Netezza
3 1 (8.33%) Teradata