Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 73 64
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9 -17
Contract jobs citing Unix 35 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.83% 1.22% 2.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.83% 5.32% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 20
Wiltshire median daily rate £388 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.97% -2.86% -17.65%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £286
90th Percentile £497 £388 £430
South West median daily rate £418 £375 £420
% change year-on-year +11.33% -10.71% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £38.75
South West median hourly rate £39.50 - £38.75

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 208 301 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.80% 22.91% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 208 127
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +5.19% -
10th Percentile £126 £135 £166
90th Percentile £500 £550 £500
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 41
Wiltshire median hourly rate £15.25 £41.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.80% +95.24% -5.35%
10th Percentile £13.00 £22.20 £12.50
90th Percentile £18.25 £47.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.72% -12.83% +4.82%

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 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +4 22 £375 +10.29% 1
Corsham - 7 £400 -
Chippenham - 3 £412 -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 21 (60.00%) Oracle
2 15 (42.86%) SQL
3 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (31.43%) Finance
5 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
5 9 (25.71%) Windows
5 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
6 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
6 8 (22.86%) ETL
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
6 8 (22.86%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (22.86%) Analytics
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle ODI
7 7 (20.00%) DevOps
7 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (20.00%) Marketing
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco
7 7 (20.00%) Solaris
8 6 (17.14%) Java
8 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
8 6 (17.14%) Star Schema
8 6 (17.14%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (14.29%) Subversion
9 5 (14.29%) VMware
9 5 (14.29%) C
9 5 (14.29%) Linux
9 5 (14.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 5 (14.29%) VMware NSX

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 (11.43%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) ATM
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Frame Relay
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle BI EE
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle ODI
2 6 (17.14%) Star Schema
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (8.57%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) GIS
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Ant
3 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (8.57%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) ETL Developer
3 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Applications Support
3 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Business Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) E-Business Developer
5 2 (5.71%) ETL Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) JTS
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) Spring
2 1 (2.86%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Solaris
3 5 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Analytics
1 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
1 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
1 8 (22.86%) ETL
1 8 (22.86%) Kimball Methodology
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) DevOps
3 6 (17.14%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (11.43%) Data Ingestion
4 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
4 4 (11.43%) Workflow
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) Security Hardening
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Data Management
7 1 (2.86%) Information Security
7 1 (2.86%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
3 6 (17.14%) Java
3 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
4 5 (14.29%) C
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) ISEB
4 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
4 3 (8.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.71%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) CISSP
6 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) GDPR
2 1 (2.86%) HL7
2 1 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware NSX
1 5 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) vCenter Server
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
2 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.86%) Ganglia
3 1 (2.86%) Opsview
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) QRadar
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.71%) Brocade
6 2 (5.71%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) F5
7 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Remedy
7 1 (2.86%) Splunk
7 1 (2.86%) Sun
7 1 (2.86%) Veritas