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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 34 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs citing UNIX 7 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.72% 6.29% 6.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.46% 30.00% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £310 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £394 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.45
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.67%
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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
52 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 20.23% 20.98% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 10
Average daily rate £325 £270 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £203 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 10
Average hourly rate £16.72 £10.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.23% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £50.00 £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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
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 21 April 2015, 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 21 (87.50%) Oracle
2 16 (66.67%) ITIL
3 12 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
5 10 (41.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 10 (41.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 10 (41.67%) Java EE
6 7 (29.17%) Middleware
7 6 (25.00%) Software Deployment
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (20.83%) ETL
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
9 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (16.67%) MS Office
9 4 (16.67%) Web Services
9 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.67%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 4 (16.67%) Perforce
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 4 (16.67%) Transition Management
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (16.67%) Hudson
9 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 12 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) LDAP
2 2 (8.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.17%) Base SAS
5 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (4.17%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
1 4 (16.67%) Release Manager
1 4 (16.67%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Software Release Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Build Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Environment Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Software Configuration Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Software Manager
4 1 (4.17%) MI Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Developer
4 1 (4.17%) DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) SAS Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Java EE
2 7 (29.17%) Middleware
3 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (8.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) HPUX
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) ETL
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.67%) Transition Management
4 4 (16.67%) Release Management
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Perforce
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) Wyse
6 1 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Compaq
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) Altiris
6 1 (4.17%) LANDesk