Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 62 48
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 -7
Contract jobs citing Unix 16 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.33% 1.16% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 4.57% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 12
Swindon median daily rate £338 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +13.21% -5.36%
10th Percentile £303 £319 £271
90th Percentile £474 £423 £464
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £388 £358
% change year-on-year -3.23% +8.39% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +6.67%

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 Swindon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 96 175 136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 13.95% 25.29% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 112 50
Swindon median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +3.70%
10th Percentile £257 £149 £140
90th Percentile £525 £550 £491
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £364 £350
% change year-on-year +9.97% +3.93% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 35
Swindon median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +1.04% -25.54%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £82.38 £20.84
Wiltshire median hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £16.83
% change year-on-year +11.43% +108.02% -16.13%

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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Unix.

1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
1 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) vSphere
3 5 (31.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) vCenter Server
3 5 (31.25%) Apache
3 5 (31.25%) C
3 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) MySQL
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Star Schema
4 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling

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 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) GlassFish
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) Star Schema
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) ETL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Redshift Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Analytics
2 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Security Hardening
4 1 (6.25%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 5 (31.25%) C
2 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) iptables
2 1 (6.25%) Shibboleth
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) vCenter Server
2 1 (6.25%) Ganglia
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Gemalto
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
5 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
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