The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - £27.00
UNIX Systems Administrator
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1202 1088 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 90.24% 93.31% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 721 384
Average daily rate £350 £340 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 33
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.60% +52.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £110.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

UNIX Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

UNIX Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the Leeds region.

UNIX Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

UNIX Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the Leeds region.

UNIX Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title 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 with UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Solaris
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
3 9 (81.82%) Oracle Database
3 9 (81.82%) HP
4 8 (72.73%) Service Management
4 8 (72.73%) LDAP
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) DNS
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (18.18%) NAS
5 2 (18.18%) AIX
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (9.09%) Samba
6 1 (9.09%) Apache
6 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
6 1 (9.09%) Ingres
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title 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 with UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) LDAP
1 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle Database
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) Ingres
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Solaris
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat