The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 20 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Unix 7 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 3.89% 7.05% 6.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.42% 31.37% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
Average daily rate £306 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £375 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £446 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £39.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +113.51%
Unix
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 51 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 21.11% 22.47% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 19
Average daily rate £340 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.72 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% +59.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Bradford region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Unix also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unix.

1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) JDeveloper
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) XSD
3 3 (30.00%) XSLT
3 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) XPath
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 2 (20.00%) Transition Management
4 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
4 2 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) SAS
4 2 (20.00%) FTP

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Unix also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) SAS
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JDeveloper
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) SOA Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SOC Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) XSD
1 3 (30.00%) XSLT
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Transition Management
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Secure Coding
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) XPath
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Qualys