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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 18 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.94% 2.48% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 20.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.75 £31.15
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +11.55%
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
6 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 8.82% 12.40% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Median daily rate £425 £393 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% -4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 9 December 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 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) F5
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) AIX
4 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 3 (25.00%) SAS
5 3 (25.00%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) Firmware
5 3 (25.00%) Intranet
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) Extranet
5 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (25.00%) Data Management
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) Law
6 2 (16.67%) ClearQuest

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 3 (25.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Extranet
2 3 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) Intranet
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) ClearQuest
2 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
1 3 (25.00%) IP Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Software Configuration Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Configuration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Database Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior SAS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
1 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) F5
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