Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 29 18
Rank change year-on-year -19 -11 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 14 52 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.31% 6.48% 8.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 21.49% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 35 50
Gloucestershire median daily rate £445 £425 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% -6.85% +1.39%
10th Percentile £323 £313 £373
90th Percentile £533 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -10.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +45.45% -21.43%

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 112 242 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.51% 30.17% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 140 162
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £173 £106 £168
90th Percentile £525 £514 £561
South West median daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 38 16
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -66.27% +107.50%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.63 £9.66
90th Percentile £42.50 £46.45 £45.20
South West median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.25% -13.75% +15.94%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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 -12 6 £475 +9.45% 3
Filton - 2 £325 -
Cirencester - 2 - -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 4 (28.57%) Web Development
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 3 (21.43%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) IIS
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
7 3 (21.43%) Solaris
7 3 (21.43%) Teradata
8 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (14.29%) SAS
8 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (14.29%) Apache
8 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
8 2 (14.29%) AIX
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL

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 (21.43%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) SAS
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) DataStage
4 1 (7.14%) DB2
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (7.14%) QualityStage
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Support
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) Django
5 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
4 2 (14.29%) AIX
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Data Security
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) RAD
5 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Jython
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Netezza
3 1 (7.14%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (7.14%) VMware