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 3 months to 29 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
Hampshire > Winchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 18 19
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1  
Contract jobs citing Unix 7 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 6.80% 8.28% 5.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.58% 26.09% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Winchester median daily rate £425 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.66% -14.28%  
10th Percentile £413 £285 £320
90th Percentile £438 £410 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Winchester median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £57.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year - +50.32%  

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 Winchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31 46 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 30.10% 31.72% 28.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 53 72
Winchester median daily rate £300 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +21.21%  
10th Percentile £163 £281 £185
90th Percentile £488 £500 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 25
Winchester median hourly rate - £40.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.62%  
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.03 £47.83 £16.83
% change year-on-year -72.76% +184.27%  

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 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 29 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Unix.

1 26 (83.87%) Security Cleared
2 23 (74.19%) Linux
3 22 (70.97%) SC Cleared
4 18 (58.06%) Red Hat
5 17 (54.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (38.71%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (38.71%) VMware
7 10 (32.26%) Oracle
7 10 (32.26%) Windows
7 10 (32.26%) AIX
7 10 (32.26%) Smart Meter
7 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (29.03%) SQL
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.81%) DevOps
9 8 (25.81%) Patch Management
10 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (22.58%) Puppet
11 6 (19.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (19.35%) JBoss
11 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
11 6 (19.35%) Splunk
11 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (19.35%) Arqiva
12 5 (16.13%) RHCE
12 5 (16.13%) ITIL
12 5 (16.13%) Release Management
13 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (12.90%) APMP

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 (19.35%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) DBA
1 7 (22.58%) Linux Specialist
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) AIX Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Unix Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (12.90%) SQL DBA
5 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared DBA
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Wintel Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Smart Meter
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.45%) HACMP
3 2 (6.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 17 (54.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (32.26%) AIX
3 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) DevOps
1 8 (25.81%) Patch Management
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Release Management
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
3 4 (12.90%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) Matrix Management
4 3 (9.68%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Service Design
5 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (83.87%) Security Cleared
2 22 (70.97%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) RHCE
4 4 (12.90%) APMP
4 4 (12.90%) PMP
5 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Cobbler
2 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Red Hat
2 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Oracle
4 6 (19.35%) Arqiva
4 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) Splunk
5 2 (6.45%) IBM
5 2 (6.45%) McAfee
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