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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 22 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 5 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.75% 7.35% 7.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.63% 45.45% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Average daily rate
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£386 £225 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.66% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £191 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £374 £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
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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
32 33 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 17.58% 16.18% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 20
Average daily rate £313 £213 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £140 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £390 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014, 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 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (13.33%) Middleware
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (13.33%) JMS
7 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) MS Office

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (13.33%) Hudson
2 2 (13.33%) NeoLoad
2 2 (13.33%) LoadUI
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (6.67%) ProC
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Configuration Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Software Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.67%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) OBIEE Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Data Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Build Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) JMS
2 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) JDBC
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) HPUX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (13.33%) BPEL
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) C
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Perforce
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) IBM