Period
to 21 September 2019

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 6 months to 21 September 2019 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
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 42 35
Rank change year-on-year -37 -7 -13
Contract jobs citing Unix 102 182 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.87% 4.92% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.59% 18.44% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 101 109
Hampshire median daily rate £416 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £300 £250
90th Percentile £519 £543 £503
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £432
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.94% - -
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £38.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year -63.64% -7.23% -16.16%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 963 987 950
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.10% 26.70% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 530 568
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £225 £185 £200
90th Percentile £573 £560 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 96 66
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.50 £18.95 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.04% +30.66% -61.84%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £10.40
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.13 £47.10
South East median hourly rate £18.16 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.89% +2.86% -1.41%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 21 September 2019.

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 6 months to 21 September 2019. 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
Basingstoke +7 14 £600 +50.00%
Aldershot 0 13 £328 -8.39%
Hook -8 10 £388 +29.17%
Portsmouth -20 8 £437 +9.13% 5
Winchester -4 6 £350 -17.65% 5
Fareham -5 6 £494 +16.18% 2
Gosport -7 4 £493 +11.93%
Farnborough -13 4 £500 - 3
Southampton +12 3 £450 +2.86% 10
Fleet +2 3 £488 +21.88%
Havant 0 3 £416 -23.45%
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 83 (81.37%) Linux
2 41 (40.20%) Java
3 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (30.39%) SQL
5 30 (29.41%) Python
5 30 (29.41%) Shell Script
6 29 (28.43%) Security Cleared
7 28 (27.45%) Git (software)
8 27 (26.47%) SC Cleared
9 25 (24.51%) Unit Testing
9 25 (24.51%) Middleware
10 24 (23.53%) Oracle
11 22 (21.57%) OO
11 22 (21.57%) Spring
12 21 (20.59%) Scrum
13 19 (18.63%) Software Engineering
13 19 (18.63%) C
13 19 (18.63%) C++
13 19 (18.63%) Linux Command Line
14 18 (17.65%) Windows
14 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (16.67%) JavaScript
15 17 (16.67%) Project Management
15 17 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (16.67%) Docker
16 16 (15.69%) Finance
16 16 (15.69%) TDD
17 15 (14.71%) Configuration Management
17 15 (14.71%) UML
18 14 (13.73%) JSON

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 10 (9.80%) Apache
2 3 (2.94%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.94%) IIS
3 2 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.96%) GemFire
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.96%) SAS
4 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (13.73%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 8 (7.84%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (6.86%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.76%) GitHub
2 8 (7.84%) Azure
3 6 (5.88%) AWS
4 4 (3.92%) PaaS
5 3 (2.94%) BlazeMeter
5 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.94%) Coveralls
5 3 (2.94%) GCP
6 2 (1.96%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (1.96%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.98%) IaaS
7 1 (0.98%) Office 365
7 1 (0.98%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) DNS
1 6 (5.88%) LAN
2 5 (4.90%) Internet
3 4 (3.92%) HTTP
4 3 (2.94%) BGP
4 3 (2.94%) Firewall
4 3 (2.94%) MPLS
4 3 (2.94%) Multicast
4 3 (2.94%) OSPF
4 3 (2.94%) WAN
5 2 (1.96%) FTP
5 2 (1.96%) Intranet
5 2 (1.96%) Junos
5 2 (1.96%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.96%) SAN
5 2 (1.96%) SMTP
5 2 (1.96%) SNMP
5 2 (1.96%) SSL
5 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.78%) Relational Database
2 10 (9.80%) Oracle Database
3 9 (8.82%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (8.82%) Oracle Exadata
4 8 (7.84%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.84%) RDBMS
5 7 (6.86%) Hadoop
5 7 (6.86%) HBase
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (6.86%) Parquet
6 6 (5.88%) Big Data
6 6 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.96%) Base SAS
8 2 (1.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.98%) GIS
9 1 (0.98%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 28 (27.45%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.75%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.78%) Ant
3 11 (10.78%) ClearCase
3 11 (10.78%) CppUnit
3 11 (10.78%) GoogleTest
3 11 (10.78%) NUnit
3 11 (10.78%) Subversion
4 10 (9.80%) Gradle
5 9 (8.82%) Eclipse
5 9 (8.82%) IntelliJ
6 7 (6.86%) JIRA
7 4 (3.92%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.92%) JUnit
7 4 (3.92%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.94%) Bitbucket Server
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.94%) Phabricator
8 3 (2.94%) Selenium
8 3 (2.94%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (15.69%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.96%) Legal
4 2 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.98%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 49 (48.04%) Developer
2 18 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.75%) Software Engineer
4 8 (7.84%) DBA
4 8 (7.84%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (6.86%) C Developer
6 6 (5.88%) Consultant
7 5 (4.90%) Backend Developer
7 5 (4.90%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Lead Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Tester
8 4 (3.92%) Administrator
8 4 (3.92%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Hadoop Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Java Hadoop Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared DBA
9 3 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.51%) Middleware
2 22 (21.57%) Spring
3 14 (13.73%) JSON
4 13 (12.75%) AngularJS
5 12 (11.76%) CSS
5 12 (11.76%) HTML
5 12 (11.76%) Kafka
5 12 (11.76%) Node.js
6 10 (9.80%) J2EE
6 10 (9.80%) RESTful
7 9 (8.82%) Spring Integration
8 7 (6.86%) Apache Avro
8 7 (6.86%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (4.90%) Angular 2
11 4 (3.92%) REST
11 4 (3.92%) Symfony
12 3 (2.94%) .NET
12 3 (2.94%) Java EE
12 3 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.63%) Linux Command Line
2 17 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.78%) Derivative
3 11 (10.78%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.86%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (6.86%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.94%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.96%) DataPower
6 2 (1.96%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.98%) Clustering
7 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.98%) LIMS
7 1 (0.98%) PKI
7 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (81.37%) Linux
2 18 (17.65%) Windows
3 10 (9.80%) AIX
4 6 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.94%) zOS
8 2 (1.96%) Check Point GAiA
8 2 (1.96%) Solaris
9 1 (0.98%) CentOS
9 1 (0.98%) SUSE
9 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (24.51%) Unit Testing
3 22 (21.57%) OO
4 21 (20.59%) Scrum
5 19 (18.63%) Software Engineering
6 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (16.67%) Project Management
8 16 (15.69%) TDD
9 15 (14.71%) Configuration Management
9 15 (14.71%) UML
10 13 (12.75%) System Integration Testing
11 12 (11.76%) OOD
12 11 (10.78%) Integration Testing
12 11 (10.78%) Load Balancing
12 11 (10.78%) Microservices
12 11 (10.78%) Multithreading
12 11 (10.78%) OOP
12 11 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (10.78%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (10.78%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 41 (40.20%) Java
2 31 (30.39%) SQL
3 30 (29.41%) Python
3 30 (29.41%) Shell Script
4 19 (18.63%) C
4 19 (18.63%) C++
5 17 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 13 (12.75%) PL/SQL
7 10 (9.80%) Java 8
7 10 (9.80%) PHP
8 9 (8.82%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.90%) Perl
10 4 (3.92%) Apple Swift
10 4 (3.92%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.94%) C#
12 2 (1.96%) Go
12 2 (1.96%) Korn
13 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.98%) VB
13 1 (0.98%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (28.43%) Security Cleared
2 27 (26.47%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.80%) Degree
4 4 (3.92%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.94%) CCIE
5 3 (2.94%) CCNP
5 3 (2.94%) CISA
5 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.94%) CISSP
5 3 (2.94%) ISACA
5 3 (2.94%) JNCIE
5 3 (2.94%) JNCIS
6 2 (1.96%) CCNA
6 2 (1.96%) CCSE
6 2 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.98%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
2 3 (2.94%) ITGC
2 3 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (16.67%) Docker
2 8 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (6.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (6.86%) HDFS
4 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.98%) KVM
5 1 (0.98%) OCFS2
5 1 (0.98%) Postfix
5 1 (0.98%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (6.86%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (6.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (3.92%) Ansible
3 4 (3.92%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.94%) Terraform
5 2 (1.96%) SCCM
6 1 (0.98%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.98%) Puppet
6 1 (0.98%) SCOM
6 1 (0.98%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (23.53%) Oracle
2 14 (13.73%) Sparx
3 11 (10.78%) IBM
4 7 (6.86%) Cisco
4 7 (6.86%) Informatica
5 6 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.88%) VMware
6 3 (2.94%) Citrix
6 3 (2.94%) Google
6 3 (2.94%) Juniper
6 3 (2.94%) Nokia
6 3 (2.94%) Zend
7 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.96%) IronPort
7 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.98%) ESRI
8 1 (0.98%) SAP
8 1 (0.98%) Sun
8 1 (0.98%) Veritas
8 1 (0.98%) Wonderware