Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 19 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
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 28 18
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10 -10
Contract jobs citing Unix 14 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 6.14% 6.06% 8.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.05% 20.78% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 16
Winchester median daily rate £475 £296 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.34% -30.29% +44.07%
10th Percentile £363 £253 £339
90th Percentile £500 £544 £485
Hampshire median daily rate £432 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +10.64% -2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Winchester median hourly rate - - £40.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.00% +100.00%

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 Winchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Winchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 93 77 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 40.79% 29.17% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 48 74
Winchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £163 £309 £236
90th Percentile £500 £500 £468
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year +1.97% +4.83% +5.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 14
Winchester median hourly rate £8.94 £11.25 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.53% -58.33% +211.06%
10th Percentile £8.81 £10.13 £10.76
90th Percentile £9.07 £12.38 £40.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.63 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.20% -14.29% +9.38%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Winchester

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Winchester

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Winchester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Winchester

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Winchester

For the 6 months to 19 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Unix.

1 10 (71.43%) Linux
1 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) JBoss
4 6 (42.86%) Puppet
4 6 (42.86%) Splunk
5 5 (35.71%) Apache
5 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) AIX
6 4 (28.57%) SSL
6 4 (28.57%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) SOA
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (21.43%) JIRA
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (21.43%) Bitbucket
7 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 3 (21.43%) Ambari
7 3 (21.43%) ZABBIX
7 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Bitbucket
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Unix Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Unix Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) AIX Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (35.71%) AIX
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) DevOps
1 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 2 (14.29%) Security Hardening
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source Development
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) Ambari
2 3 (21.43%) ZABBIX
3 1 (7.14%) Cobbler
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Splunk
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle