The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 24 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 62 39
Rank change year-on-year +11 -23  
Contract jobs citing Unix 11 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.67% 0.61% 3.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.75% 2.63% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 13
Median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £400 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £27.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +43.63% -28.10%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 80 152 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 12.14% 23.21% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 99 46
Median daily rate £330 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £140 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 26
Median hourly rate £42.00 £16.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +154.54% -18.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Wiltshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Wiltshire

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Wiltshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Swindon +4 8 £375 -6.25% 2
Chippenham - 1 - -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (20.00%) Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (20.00%) Data Quality
5 4 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (20.00%) Marketing
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Spring
5 4 (20.00%) Star Schema
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) MySQL
5 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (20.00%) Apache

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) MPLS
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) BGP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) IPsec
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) OSPF
3 1 (5.00%) SNMP
3 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (5.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (5.00%) TACACS
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (20.00%) Star Schema
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.00%) JUnit
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) Ant
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) ETL Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Redshift Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (15.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) LAMP
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Analytics
2 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (20.00%) ETL
2 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) CCNP
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Gemalto
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
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