Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 18 January 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 41 51
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 -12
Contract jobs citing Unix 14 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.14% 3.12% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.86% 15.33% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 13
Swindon median daily rate £425 £340 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +33.33% -32.00%
10th Percentile £348 £300 £253
90th Percentile £481 £408 £430
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 Swindon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 118 137 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 18.04% 20.33% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 98 87
Swindon median daily rate £375 £370 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +8.82% -6.85%
10th Percentile £124 £134 £213
90th Percentile £500 £500 £500
Wiltshire median daily rate £393 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +12.14% +4.48% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 14
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -26.47%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.50 £11.63
90th Percentile £18.00 £15.50 £35.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year -56.25% +49.53% +12.63%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Swindon

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Swindon

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Swindon

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Unix.

1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
4 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) ETL
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Subversion
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) General Ledger
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (21.43%) Data Ingestion
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Star Schema
6 2 (14.29%) Apache

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (21.43%) Star Schema
3 1 (7.14%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) ETL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 2 (14.29%) E-Business Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operational Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) AS400
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.14%) Tandem
1 1 (7.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Analytics
1 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps
1 4 (28.57%) ETL
1 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
1 4 (28.57%) Workflow
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Data Ingestion
2 3 (21.43%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) SIEM
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware NSX
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
1 1 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) BMC
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Unisys
2 1 (7.14%) VMware