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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 7 25 19
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6  
Contract jobs citing Unix 24 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 19.20% 5.64% 4.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.98% 22.45% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 49 49 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 39.20% 25.13% 36.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 34 14
Median daily rate £450 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 17
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix in Winchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Winchester

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
3 17 (65.38%) Red Hat
4 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
6 12 (46.15%) Windows
7 11 (42.31%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (42.31%) VMware
8 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (34.62%) Smart Meter
9 9 (34.62%) SQL
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
11 7 (26.92%) DevOps
11 7 (26.92%) Patch Management
12 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (23.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (23.08%) Puppet
12 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
12 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
13 5 (19.23%) JBoss
13 5 (19.23%) Release Management
13 5 (19.23%) Splunk
13 5 (19.23%) Arqiva
14 4 (15.38%) PMO
14 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
14 4 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
14 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
14 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (15.38%) Project Management

Unix
Top Related 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 5 (19.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) DBA
1 7 (26.92%) Linux Specialist
2 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Unix Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared DBA
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Wintel Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Database Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Smart Meter
2 4 (15.38%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.69%) HACMP
3 2 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (46.15%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (15.38%) AIX
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) DevOps
1 7 (26.92%) Patch Management
2 5 (19.23%) Release Management
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
4 3 (11.54%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Service Design
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) APMP
3 4 (15.38%) PMP
3 4 (15.38%) RHCE
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Cobbler
2 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Red Hat
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Arqiva
4 5 (19.23%) Splunk
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 2 (7.69%) Intel Security
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