The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 6 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing Unix 19 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 19.39% 4.29% 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.58% 36.84% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 6
Median daily rate £430 £469 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.37% +10.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.08 £32.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-22.84% +15.04%
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 Halifax region.

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 33.67% 11.66% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 9
Median daily rate £430 £265 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.07% -37.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +344.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Unix.

1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 14 (56.00%) Banking
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 7 (28.00%) AIX
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) SAS
3 7 (28.00%) Credit Risk
3 7 (28.00%) F5
4 6 (24.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (24.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (24.00%) HTTP
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (24.00%) DNS
4 6 (24.00%) SSL
4 6 (24.00%) Intranet
4 6 (24.00%) Internet
4 6 (24.00%) Extranet
4 6 (24.00%) Firewall
5 5 (20.00%) Service Management
5 5 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco
5 5 (20.00%) IBM
5 5 (20.00%) Firmware
5 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 5 (20.00%) XML
5 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 7 (28.00%) SAS
2 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (16.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
1 6 (24.00%) Extranet
1 6 (24.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (24.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
1 6 (24.00%) HTTP
1 6 (24.00%) Internet
1 6 (24.00%) Intranet
1 6 (24.00%) SSL
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (8.00%) OLAP
3 2 (8.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 14 (56.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Administrator
2 8 (32.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) FileNet Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Credit Risk Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Developer
6 1 (4.00%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Migration Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.00%) SAS Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) SAS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Configuration Manager
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) CGI
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) AIX
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (20.00%) Service Management
2 4 (16.00%) E-Discovery
2 4 (16.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Data Management
3 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (8.00%) Coaching
4 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (8.00%) ETL
4 2 (8.00%) Release Management
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Perl
2 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.00%) Bourne shell
3 2 (8.00%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) FINREP
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Firmware
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) F5
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago