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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 56 19 40
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +21
Contract jobs citing Unix 52 123 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.63% 7.34% 3.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.28% 31.06% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 86 21
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £540 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +17.18%
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
301 396 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.99% 23.63% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 250 141
Median daily rate £363 £375 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +53.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £220 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £22.50 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 74 (66.07%) Linux
2 46 (41.07%) Java
3 39 (34.82%) JavaScript
4 37 (33.04%) SQL
5 34 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (25.00%) HTML
7 27 (24.11%) Oracle
8 26 (23.21%) Relational Database
9 25 (22.32%) Windows
10 22 (19.64%) HTTP
11 21 (18.75%) CSS
12 20 (17.86%) Mac OS X
12 20 (17.86%) TDD
12 20 (17.86%) Git (software)
13 18 (16.07%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (16.07%) Web Design
13 18 (16.07%) Finance
14 17 (15.18%) Unit Testing
14 17 (15.18%) Node.js
15 16 (14.29%) REST
15 16 (14.29%) BDD
15 16 (14.29%) Subversion
15 16 (14.29%) Configuration Management
16 14 (12.50%) Web Development
16 14 (12.50%) MongoDB
17 13 (11.61%) Continuous Deployment
17 13 (11.61%) Oracle Database
17 13 (11.61%) Banking
17 13 (11.61%) Migration
17 13 (11.61%) Microsoft

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 5 (4.46%) SAS
2 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.68%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.68%) nginx
4 2 (1.79%) Apache
4 2 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.79%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.79%) IIS
4 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.89%) JBoss
5 1 (0.89%) Jetty
5 1 (0.89%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.68%) GitHub
2 2 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.64%) HTTP
2 8 (7.14%) Firewall
3 6 (5.36%) Network Security
4 5 (4.46%) DNS
4 5 (4.46%) Internet
5 4 (3.57%) LAN
5 4 (3.57%) SSL
5 4 (3.57%) WAN
6 3 (2.68%) LDAP
6 3 (2.68%) SSH
6 3 (2.68%) VPN
7 2 (1.79%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.79%) Extranet
7 2 (1.79%) FTP
7 2 (1.79%) Intranet
7 2 (1.79%) SAN
7 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.89%) DHCP
8 1 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.21%) Relational Database
2 14 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 13 (11.61%) Oracle Database
4 11 (9.82%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (9.82%) Hadoop
5 9 (8.04%) NoSQL
6 8 (7.14%) DB2
6 8 (7.14%) MySQL
6 8 (7.14%) Neo4j
6 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 6 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.79%) Sybase IQ
11 1 (0.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 20 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.29%) Subversion
3 10 (8.93%) Cucumber
4 7 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.36%) Jasmine
5 6 (5.36%) Maven
6 5 (4.46%) Mockito
7 4 (3.57%) Selenium
7 4 (3.57%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.79%) Capybara
8 2 (1.79%) Hudson
8 2 (1.79%) JIRA
8 2 (1.79%) JUnit
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.79%) RSpec
9 1 (0.89%) Gradle
9 1 (0.89%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.89%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (16.07%) Finance
2 13 (11.61%) Banking
3 10 (8.93%) Games
4 5 (4.46%) Law
5 4 (3.57%) Billing
6 2 (1.79%) Marketing
6 2 (1.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.89%) French Language
7 1 (0.89%) German Language
7 1 (0.89%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (42.86%) Developer
2 25 (22.32%) Java Developer
3 18 (16.07%) Administrator
4 14 (12.50%) Analyst
4 14 (12.50%) Digital Developer
5 9 (8.04%) Consultant
5 9 (8.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (8.04%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (7.14%) DBA
6 8 (7.14%) HTML Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.36%) Agile Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (5.36%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (4.46%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.46%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.00%) HTML
2 21 (18.75%) CSS
3 17 (15.18%) Node.js
4 16 (14.29%) REST
5 11 (9.82%) Spring
5 11 (9.82%) Web Services
6 10 (8.93%) Hibernate
7 9 (8.04%) Dropwizard
8 8 (7.14%) JAX-RS
8 8 (7.14%) React
8 8 (7.14%) Sass
9 7 (6.25%) jQuery
9 7 (6.25%) Mustache
10 6 (5.36%) DOM
10 6 (5.36%) Ember.js
10 6 (5.36%) J2EE
11 5 (4.46%) RESTful
11 5 (4.46%) Servlets
11 5 (4.46%) XML
12 4 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.46%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.57%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.57%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.68%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.68%) iSeries
5 3 (2.68%) PKI
5 3 (2.68%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.79%) Clustering
6 2 (1.79%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.79%) SCADA
6 2 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.89%) Replication
7 1 (0.89%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.89%) Tandem
7 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (66.07%) Linux
2 25 (22.32%) Windows
3 20 (17.86%) Mac OS X
4 8 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.25%) Solaris
6 6 (5.36%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.46%) AIX
7 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.68%) HPUX
9 2 (1.79%) SUSE
9 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.86%) TDD
3 18 (16.07%) Responsive Web Design
3 18 (16.07%) Web Design
4 17 (15.18%) Unit Testing
5 16 (14.29%) BDD
5 16 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 14 (12.50%) Web Development
7 13 (11.61%) Continuous Deployment
7 13 (11.61%) Migration
8 11 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.82%) Front End Development
9 9 (8.04%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.14%) ETL
10 8 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 8 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.36%) Change Management
12 6 (5.36%) Coaching
12 6 (5.36%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.07%) Java
2 39 (34.82%) JavaScript
3 37 (33.04%) SQL
4 9 (8.04%) PHP
4 9 (8.04%) PL/SQL
4 9 (8.04%) Ruby
5 7 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 7 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.36%) ES6
7 5 (4.46%) Python
7 5 (4.46%) Scala
8 3 (2.68%) C++
9 2 (1.79%) Perl
10 1 (0.89%) Groovy
10 1 (0.89%) JCL
Qualifications
1 9 (8.04%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.36%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.46%) CCNP
4 3 (2.68%) Degree
4 3 (2.68%) MCSE
4 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.68%) RHCE
5 2 (1.79%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) ISEB
5 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.79%) SAS Certification
5 2 (1.79%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.68%) HL7
2 3 (2.68%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.89%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.68%) Docker
3 3 (2.68%) XenApp
4 2 (1.79%) Firmware
4 2 (1.79%) KVM
4 2 (1.79%) PowerHA
4 2 (1.79%) vCloud
4 2 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.79%) Xen
4 2 (1.79%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.89%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (5.36%) Puppet
3 5 (4.46%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.79%) SCCM
5 1 (0.89%) Control-M
5 1 (0.89%) Grafana
5 1 (0.89%) Kibana
5 1 (0.89%) logstash
5 1 (0.89%) MAINVIEW
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.89%) Opsview
5 1 (0.89%) SCOM
5 1 (0.89%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.89%) vRealize
5 1 (0.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (24.11%) Oracle
2 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.82%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.04%) IBM
5 8 (7.14%) VMware
6 6 (5.36%) Cisco
7 5 (4.46%) EMC
8 4 (3.57%) Fortinet
8 4 (3.57%) Sybase
9 3 (2.68%) Citrix
9 3 (2.68%) F5
10 2 (1.79%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.79%) BMC
10 2 (1.79%) Intel
10 2 (1.79%) Netezza
10 2 (1.79%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.79%) Sun
10 2 (1.79%) Symantec
10 2 (1.79%) Teradata
11 1 (0.89%) Polycom