The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 27 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 15 20
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5  
Contract jobs citing Unix 88 172 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.90% 8.60% 7.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.09% 27.70% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 100 88
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £288 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £490 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £57.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £28.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +41.07% -28.20%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 438 621 637
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 24.40% 31.07% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 375 373
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 31 58
Median hourly rate £13.03 £47.83 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.76% +184.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £33.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Unix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Hampshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Hampshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Hampshire

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Hampshire

Unix
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 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +4 25 £432 +146.57% 5
Winchester +4 7 £425 +41.66% 1
Southampton -1 7 £425 -2.85% 1
Havant -8 5 £485 +10.85%
Portsmouth -17 4 £316 -18.91% 1
Hook -4 3 £250 -21.87%
Farnborough - 3 - - 1
Andover - 1 £490 -
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 127 (74.71%) Linux
2 67 (39.41%) Security Cleared
3 59 (34.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 57 (33.53%) SC Cleared
5 56 (32.94%) Oracle
6 55 (32.35%) Windows
7 50 (29.41%) Red Hat
8 48 (28.24%) SQL
9 46 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (22.35%) Microsoft
11 34 (20.00%) VMware
12 33 (19.41%) Python
13 32 (18.82%) Hadoop
14 31 (18.24%) Performance Tuning
14 31 (18.24%) DevOps
14 31 (18.24%) Security Hardening
15 29 (17.06%) AIX
15 29 (17.06%) SQL Server
15 29 (17.06%) Java
16 27 (15.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
17 26 (15.29%) Middleware
18 25 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
19 24 (14.12%) Ubuntu
19 24 (14.12%) HDFS
19 24 (14.12%) Oracle Database
20 23 (13.53%) Debian
21 21 (12.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
21 21 (12.35%) Cloudera
21 21 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
22 20 (11.76%) Apache Hive

Unix
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 19 (11.18%) JBoss
2 18 (10.59%) Apache Solr
3 14 (8.24%) Apache
4 8 (4.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (4.71%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.12%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (4.12%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.94%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.76%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.18%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.59%) GemFire
9 1 (0.59%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.59%) SAS
9 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Oracle Utilities
2 6 (3.53%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.94%) Siebel CRM
4 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.59%) Demantra
5 1 (0.59%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.53%) PaaS
2 5 (2.94%) GitHub
2 5 (2.94%) IaaS
3 3 (1.76%) SaaS
4 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.12%) Firewall
2 7 (4.12%) LDAP
3 6 (3.53%) SAN
4 5 (2.94%) Network Security
4 5 (2.94%) SSL
5 4 (2.35%) DNS
5 4 (2.35%) Internet
5 4 (2.35%) IPsec
6 3 (1.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.76%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.18%) 3GPP
7 2 (1.18%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (1.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (1.18%) FTP
7 2 (1.18%) SIGTRAN
7 2 (1.18%) SMTP
7 2 (1.18%) Tactical Data Link
8 1 (0.59%) ATM
8 1 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.82%) Hadoop
2 29 (17.06%) SQL Server
3 25 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (14.12%) Oracle Database
5 20 (11.76%) Apache Hive
6 18 (10.59%) Impala
7 15 (8.82%) MySQL
7 15 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (6.47%) Relational Database
9 10 (5.88%) RDBMS
10 9 (5.29%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (4.71%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (4.12%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (3.53%) HBase
13 6 (3.53%) NoSQL
13 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (2.94%) Big Data
14 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (4.71%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.12%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.94%) Gradle
4 3 (1.76%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.76%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.76%) Mockito
4 3 (1.76%) Selenium
4 3 (1.76%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.18%) JIRA
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.18%) Robot Framework
5 2 (1.18%) Subversion
6 1 (0.59%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.59%) JUnit
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (7.06%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.29%) Finance
3 5 (2.94%) Military
4 4 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.18%) Back Office
5 2 (1.18%) Billing
5 2 (1.18%) Electronics
5 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.18%) Local Government
5 2 (1.18%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (22.35%) Administrator
2 29 (17.06%) Linux Administrator
3 25 (14.71%) Developer
4 22 (12.94%) DBA
5 21 (12.35%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (9.41%) Oracle DBA
7 14 (8.24%) Consultant
7 14 (8.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 14 (8.24%) Unix Specialist
8 12 (7.06%) Hadoop Administrator
8 12 (7.06%) Linux Specialist
9 9 (5.29%) Architect
10 8 (4.71%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.12%) SQL DBA
12 6 (3.53%) AIX Administrator
12 6 (3.53%) AIX Specialist
12 6 (3.53%) AIX Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.53%) C Developer
12 6 (3.53%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 6 (3.53%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.29%) Middleware
2 16 (9.41%) Web Services
3 13 (7.65%) SOAP
4 10 (5.88%) J2EE
4 10 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (5.88%) Spring
5 8 (4.71%) REST
5 8 (4.71%) RESTful
6 7 (4.12%) HTML
7 6 (3.53%) JMS
7 6 (3.53%) Kafka
8 5 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (2.94%) JSON
9 4 (2.35%) .NET
9 4 (2.35%) CGI
9 4 (2.35%) JSF
9 4 (2.35%) JSP
9 4 (2.35%) Node.js
9 4 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (2.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.24%) Smart Meter
2 12 (7.06%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (5.88%) Clustering
4 9 (5.29%) PKI
5 8 (4.71%) Derivative
6 6 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.53%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.94%) HACMP
7 5 (2.94%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.76%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.76%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.76%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.76%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.18%) Blog
9 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.18%) DataPower
9 2 (1.18%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.18%) User Experience
9 2 (1.18%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 127 (74.71%) Linux
2 59 (34.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 55 (32.35%) Windows
4 29 (17.06%) AIX
5 24 (14.12%) Ubuntu
6 23 (13.53%) Debian
7 21 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (10.00%) Windows Server
9 14 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (7.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (4.71%) CentOS
12 7 (4.12%) Solaris
13 5 (2.94%) Windows XP
14 4 (2.35%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (1.18%) Android
15 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.59%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.24%) DevOps
2 31 (18.24%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (18.24%) Security Hardening
3 27 (15.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 16 (9.41%) ITIL
4 16 (9.41%) Scrum
5 14 (8.24%) SOA
6 12 (7.06%) Patch Management
6 12 (7.06%) Software Engineering
7 11 (6.47%) Unit Testing
8 10 (5.88%) TDD
9 9 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (4.71%) ETL
10 8 (4.71%) Migration
10 8 (4.71%) System Testing
10 8 (4.71%) Test Automation
10 8 (4.71%) User Stories
11 7 (4.12%) Data Management
11 7 (4.12%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 48 (28.24%) SQL
2 33 (19.41%) Python
3 29 (17.06%) Java
4 18 (10.59%) Shell Script
5 13 (7.65%) Perl
6 10 (5.88%) C
7 9 (5.29%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.71%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.12%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.53%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.35%) C++
11 4 (2.35%) PHP
11 4 (2.35%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.18%) C#
12 2 (1.18%) Korn
13 1 (0.59%) BeanShell
13 1 (0.59%) Jython
13 1 (0.59%) R
13 1 (0.59%) VBScript
13 1 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 67 (39.41%) Security Cleared
2 57 (33.53%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.82%) RHCE
4 10 (5.88%) Degree
5 7 (4.12%) CISSP
6 5 (2.94%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.35%) APMP
7 4 (2.35%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (2.35%) PMP
7 4 (2.35%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (1.76%) ISEB
8 3 (1.76%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.18%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.59%) CCNA
10 1 (0.59%) CCNP
10 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.29%) QA
2 8 (4.71%) JSP 440
3 4 (2.35%) PMO
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (14.12%) HDFS
2 21 (12.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 19 (11.18%) Apache Flume
4 17 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (7.06%) Active Directory
6 12 (7.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 9 (5.29%) vSphere
8 8 (4.71%) Docker
9 2 (1.18%) GFS2
9 2 (1.18%) KVM
9 2 (1.18%) OCFS2
9 2 (1.18%) Xen
10 1 (0.59%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (10.59%) Oozie
1 18 (10.59%) Puppet
2 17 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (5.88%) Cobbler
4 6 (3.53%) Oracle Identity Management
4 6 (3.53%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (2.94%) Data Guard
5 5 (2.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 5 (2.94%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (1.76%) Control-M
6 3 (1.76%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.18%) Ansible
7 2 (1.18%) Nagios
7 2 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (1.18%) SCCM
7 2 (1.18%) vRealize
8 1 (0.59%) Ambari
8 1 (0.59%) Opsview
8 1 (0.59%) QRadar
8 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 56 (32.94%) Oracle
2 50 (29.41%) Red Hat
3 38 (22.35%) Microsoft
4 34 (20.00%) VMware
5 21 (12.35%) Cloudera
6 12 (7.06%) IBM
7 10 (5.88%) Citrix
8 9 (5.29%) Arqiva
8 9 (5.29%) Splunk
9 8 (4.71%) HP
9 8 (4.71%) Veritas
10 6 (3.53%) Informatica
11 5 (2.94%) Cisco
11 5 (2.94%) Remedy
11 5 (2.94%) Siebel
12 4 (2.35%) McAfee
13 3 (1.76%) CA
13 3 (1.76%) MuleSoft
13 3 (1.76%) Sun
13 3 (1.76%) WSO2
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