Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Unix Specialist was £469 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Specialist
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 154 168
Rank change year-on-year -30 +14 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Specialist 3 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.078% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.27% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Hampshire median daily rate £469 £500 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +51.52% -20.48%
10th Percentile £457 £418 £315
90th Percentile £486 £500 £345
South East median daily rate £475 £500 £330
% change year-on-year -5.00% +51.52% -20.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3,623 3,353 3,517
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.30% 95.01% 92.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,273 1,984 2,191
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £285 £213 £230
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 157 236
Hampshire median hourly rate £26.45 £22.25 £21.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.89% +3.80% +7.18%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £54.91 £47.50 £54.38
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +6.92%

Unix Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured Unix Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Specialist in Hampshire

Unix Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix Specialist in Hampshire

Unix Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix Specialist in Hampshire

Unix Specialist
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Specialist within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Winchester -4 2 £469 -6.25%
Farnborough - 1 - -
Unix Specialist
South East

Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, Unix Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Unix Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) POSIX
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) RHCE
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss

Unix Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) RHCE
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk