The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 13 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 12 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 7.89% 1.33% 3.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% 20.00% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
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£430 £285 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.70% -36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £173 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £397 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +20.68%
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
27 10 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 17.76% 6.67% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 15
Average daily rate £430 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £145 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 7 (46.67%) SAS
2 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (40.00%) F5
2 6 (40.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) AIX
3 5 (33.33%) Intranet
3 5 (33.33%) Internet
3 5 (33.33%) Extranet
4 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
4 4 (26.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 3 (20.00%) HTTP
5 3 (20.00%) SSL
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Retail
5 3 (20.00%) Data Management
6 2 (13.33%) Information Management
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) Informatica
6 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 2 (13.33%) OLAP
6 2 (13.33%) Shell Script

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 7 (46.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) Intranet
2 5 (33.33%) Internet
2 5 (33.33%) Extranet
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (20.00%) SSL
4 3 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (26.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (13.33%) OLAP
4 1 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) SAS Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Informatica Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (20.00%) Data Management
2 2 (13.33%) Information Management
2 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) ETL
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) ETL Development
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Informatica
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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £525 per day
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