The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 44 28 55
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +27
Contract jobs citing Unix 68 93 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.57% 6.02% 2.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.13% 26.96% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 63 21
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +133.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.84% +11.42%
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 Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
375 345 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 25.20% 22.32% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 214 142
Median daily rate £400 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 18
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £9.00 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Unix.

1 100 (70.42%) Linux
2 68 (47.89%) Java
3 48 (33.80%) Oracle
4 47 (33.10%) SQL
4 47 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (25.35%) JavaScript
6 33 (23.24%) Windows
7 31 (21.83%) HTML
8 29 (20.42%) Relational Database
9 28 (19.72%) Finance
10 27 (19.01%) Mac OS X
11 25 (17.61%) TDD
11 25 (17.61%) Git (software)
11 25 (17.61%) MongoDB
12 23 (16.20%) Node.js
13 22 (15.49%) HTTP
14 21 (14.79%) Subversion
14 21 (14.79%) REST
15 20 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (13.38%) Hadoop
16 19 (13.38%) Responsive Web Design
16 19 (13.38%) Web Design
16 19 (13.38%) Configuration Management
17 18 (12.68%) BDD
18 17 (11.97%) Unit Testing
19 16 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (11.27%) MySQL
19 16 (11.27%) CSS
20 15 (10.56%) Python
20 15 (10.56%) Migration

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 14 (9.86%) Tomcat
2 10 (7.04%) Apache
3 9 (6.34%) SAS
4 8 (5.63%) nginx
5 7 (4.93%) OpenStack
6 6 (4.23%) CloudStack
6 6 (4.23%) JBoss
7 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.82%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.82%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.70%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.70%) IIS
9 1 (0.70%) Jetty
9 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.11%) MS Office
2 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.93%) IaaS
3 5 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.49%) HTTP
2 13 (9.15%) Internet
3 10 (7.04%) Firewall
3 10 (7.04%) Network Security
4 8 (5.63%) LAN
4 8 (5.63%) WAN
5 3 (2.11%) DNS
5 3 (2.11%) SSH
6 2 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.41%) SAN
6 2 (1.41%) SSL
6 2 (1.41%) VPN
7 1 (0.70%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.70%) FTP
7 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.42%) Relational Database
2 25 (17.61%) MongoDB
3 19 (13.38%) Hadoop
4 16 (11.27%) MySQL
5 15 (10.56%) Oracle Database
6 14 (9.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (9.15%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (9.15%) SQL Server
8 10 (7.04%) NoSQL
9 9 (6.34%) DB2
9 9 (6.34%) Neo4j
10 5 (3.52%) Big Data
10 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (3.52%) Redis
11 4 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.41%) SAS EBI
12 2 (1.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 2 (1.41%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 25 (17.61%) Git (software)
2 21 (14.79%) Subversion
3 13 (9.15%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.63%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.93%) Maven
6 6 (4.23%) Jasmine
6 6 (4.23%) Mockito
7 5 (3.52%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (3.52%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.41%) JUnit
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.41%) Selenium
9 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.70%) Gradle
9 1 (0.70%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.70%) JMeter
9 1 (0.70%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.70%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (19.72%) Finance
2 12 (8.45%) Banking
3 11 (7.75%) Games
4 6 (4.23%) Law
5 4 (2.82%) Billing
6 1 (0.70%) French Language
6 1 (0.70%) German Language
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (40.85%) Developer
2 34 (23.94%) Java Developer
3 25 (17.61%) Administrator
4 15 (10.56%) Digital Developer
5 13 (9.15%) Analyst
6 11 (7.75%) Applications Support
6 11 (7.75%) Architect
6 11 (7.75%) DBA
6 11 (7.75%) Technical Architect
7 9 (6.34%) Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (6.34%) Support Analyst
8 8 (5.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (5.63%) SAS Administrator
8 8 (5.63%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (5.63%) SQL Support Analyst
9 7 (4.93%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) HTML Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (4.93%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.83%) HTML
2 23 (16.20%) Node.js
3 21 (14.79%) REST
4 16 (11.27%) CSS
5 12 (8.45%) Hibernate
6 11 (7.75%) Web Services
7 10 (7.04%) Dropwizard
7 10 (7.04%) Spring
8 9 (6.34%) .NET
8 9 (6.34%) AngularJS
8 9 (6.34%) JAX-RS
8 9 (6.34%) Middleware
8 9 (6.34%) Servlets
9 8 (5.63%) J2EE
9 8 (5.63%) JSON
9 8 (5.63%) React
10 7 (4.93%) Mustache
10 7 (4.93%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (4.93%) Sass
11 6 (4.23%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.75%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.93%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.23%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.52%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.52%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.82%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.11%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.41%) iSeries
8 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.41%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.41%) SCADA
8 2 (1.41%) User Experience
9 1 (0.70%) Clustering
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.70%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.70%) NHS
9 1 (0.70%) Replication
9 1 (0.70%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 100 (70.42%) Linux
2 33 (23.24%) Windows
3 27 (19.01%) Mac OS X
4 10 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.34%) AIX
6 7 (4.93%) HPUX
7 6 (4.23%) Solaris
7 6 (4.23%) SUSE
8 5 (3.52%) Windows Server
9 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.61%) TDD
3 19 (13.38%) Configuration Management
3 19 (13.38%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (13.38%) Web Design
4 18 (12.68%) BDD
5 17 (11.97%) Unit Testing
6 16 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (10.56%) Migration
7 15 (10.56%) Web Development
8 11 (7.75%) Front End Development
8 11 (7.75%) Service Delivery
9 10 (7.04%) DevOps
10 9 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (6.34%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (6.34%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.63%) ETL
12 7 (4.93%) Analytics
12 7 (4.93%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (47.89%) Java
2 47 (33.10%) SQL
3 36 (25.35%) JavaScript
4 15 (10.56%) Python
5 14 (9.86%) Shell Script
6 12 (8.45%) Ruby
7 9 (6.34%) Bash Shell
7 9 (6.34%) PL/SQL
8 8 (5.63%) Scala
9 6 (4.23%) ES6
9 6 (4.23%) PHP
10 5 (3.52%) R
11 3 (2.11%) Perl
12 1 (0.70%) Go
12 1 (0.70%) Groovy
12 1 (0.70%) JCL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.15%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.34%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (3.52%) SAS Certification
4 3 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.11%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.41%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.41%) CCNP
5 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.70%) CISA
6 1 (0.70%) CISM
6 1 (0.70%) CISSP
6 1 (0.70%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.70%) Degree
6 1 (0.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.34%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.70%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.63%) Xen
3 7 (4.93%) vSphere
4 6 (4.23%) KVM
5 5 (3.52%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.11%) Active Directory
8 2 (1.41%) Docker
8 2 (1.41%) PowerHA
8 2 (1.41%) vCloud
8 2 (1.41%) XenApp
8 2 (1.41%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.41%) XenServer
9 1 (0.70%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (9.15%) Puppet
3 10 (7.04%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (3.52%) Data Guard
4 5 (3.52%) StatsD
5 4 (2.82%) Cobbler
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (2.11%) Nagios
6 3 (2.11%) Opsview
6 3 (2.11%) Salt
6 3 (2.11%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.41%) Ansible
7 2 (1.41%) Grafana
7 2 (1.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.70%) Cacti
8 1 (0.70%) Control-M
8 1 (0.70%) Graphite
8 1 (0.70%) Kibana
8 1 (0.70%) logstash
8 1 (0.70%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 48 (33.80%) Oracle
2 14 (9.86%) IBM
3 13 (9.15%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.15%) Red Hat
3 13 (9.15%) VMware
4 7 (4.93%) Citrix
4 7 (4.93%) Teradata
5 5 (3.52%) Apigee
5 5 (3.52%) Cisco
5 5 (3.52%) F5
5 5 (3.52%) Mashery
5 5 (3.52%) Sybase
5 5 (3.52%) Tableau
6 4 (2.82%) EMC
6 4 (2.82%) Fortinet
6 4 (2.82%) NetApp
7 3 (2.11%) BMC
7 3 (2.11%) HP
7 3 (2.11%) Sun
8 2 (1.41%) SAP