Period
to 17 June 2018

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 6 months to 17 June 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 72 69
Rank change year-on-year +23 -3 -13
Contract jobs citing Unix 32 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.02% 1.55% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.49% 10.36% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 15
Wiltshire median daily rate £430 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +21.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £253
90th Percentile £532 £554 £456
South West median daily rate £435 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +2.35% +13.33% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.50 - £35.00
10th Percentile £43.25 - £32.50
90th Percentile £49.75 - £39.50
South West median hourly rate £35.50 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.13% +12.86% -12.50%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 183 193 341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 17.26% 14.97% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 120 214
Wiltshire median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £131 £204 £140
90th Percentile £575 £514 £550
South West median daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year +2.74% +0.69% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 23
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £28.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.05% -19.29% +108.02%
10th Percentile £12.90 £12.50 £12.80
90th Percentile £47.30 £43.00 £47.09
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £20.25
% change year-on-year -1.52% -12.25% +19.73%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 17 June 2018.

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 6 months to 17 June 2018. 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
Swindon +9 19 £435 +16.00% 3
Corsham +11 3 £500 -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) Linux
3 14 (43.75%) Finance
4 12 (37.50%) Windows
5 11 (34.38%) Oracle
6 10 (31.25%) Java
7 9 (28.13%) IIS
7 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
7 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
8 8 (25.00%) ETL
9 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
9 7 (21.88%) Validation
9 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
10 6 (18.75%) SAS Macro
10 6 (18.75%) Base SAS
10 6 (18.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 6 (18.75%) Data Validation
10 6 (18.75%) DataFlux
10 6 (18.75%) SAS
10 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (15.63%) Big Data
11 5 (15.63%) DevOps
11 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
11 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
11 5 (15.63%) Citrix
11 5 (15.63%) C++
11 5 (15.63%) VMware
11 5 (15.63%) SAN
11 5 (15.63%) NetApp
11 5 (15.63%) SCCM

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 9 (28.13%) IIS
2 6 (18.75%) SAS
3 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
4 4 (12.50%) Apache Solr
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (3.13%) Apache
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) SAN
2 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) SSH
2 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Base SAS
1 6 (18.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (15.63%) Big Data
3 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Hive
4 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (6.25%) Star Schema
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (3.13%) DB2
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.38%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Ant
3 1 (3.13%) Artifactory
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Rational Team Concert
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Aerospace
2 3 (9.38%) General Ledger
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) SAS Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Designer
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) ETL Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) CGI
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.13%) Spring
2 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.13%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) CentOS
5 3 (9.38%) Debian
5 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.13%) AIX
6 1 (3.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ETL
2 7 (21.88%) Validation
3 6 (18.75%) Data Validation
3 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) Coaching
5 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Open Source
6 3 (9.38%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Workflow
7 2 (6.25%) Business Development
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) Open Source Development
7 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
4 6 (18.75%) SAS Macro
5 5 (15.63%) C++
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
7 3 (9.38%) C
7 3 (9.38%) Embedded C
7 3 (9.38%) Embedded C++
7 3 (9.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CISSP
3 2 (6.25%) GIAC
3 2 (6.25%) ISACA
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
1 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
1 5 (15.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
1 5 (15.63%) SCOM
2 3 (9.38%) SELinux
3 2 (6.25%) Ansible
3 2 (6.25%) FortiGate
3 2 (6.25%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) DataFlux
4 5 (15.63%) Citrix
4 5 (15.63%) NetApp
4 5 (15.63%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.25%) Hortonworks
5 2 (6.25%) LogRhythm
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) Mercator
6 1 (3.13%) Qualys