Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 51 18
Rank change year-on-year +2 -33 +7
Contract jobs citing Unix 11 18 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.99% 2.62% 8.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.53% 10.40% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 40
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £419 £410 £312
90th Percentile £555 £513 £575
South West median daily rate £435 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% +20.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.25% +14.29% -9.09%

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 129 173 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 23.37% 25.18% 30.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 88 139
Gloucestershire median daily rate £288 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £190 £106 £200
90th Percentile £555 £513 £575
South West median daily rate £383 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +7.75% +1.43% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 21
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% -9.21% -35.59%
10th Percentile £11.65 £12.45 £10.13
90th Percentile £47.88 £47.75 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.41% -2.63% +11.76%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +4 6 £475 +9.45% 2
Cirencester - 1 - -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Solaris
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
6 3 (27.27%) Teradata
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 2 (18.18%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 2 (18.18%) SAS
7 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects

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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) DataStage
4 1 (9.09%) DB2
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (9.09%) QualityStage
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Quality Manager
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Support
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Support Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Solaris
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) RAD
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) OpenView
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Teradata
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Netezza
3 1 (9.09%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) VMware