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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 55 36 50
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Contract jobs citing Unix 53 88 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.66% 5.50% 2.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.51% 26.19% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 57 17
Median daily rate £413 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £182 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
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 £31.50 £36.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-13.10% +18.85%
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
321 336 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.18% 20.99% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 204 134
Median daily rate £400 £350 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +89.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £219 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £465 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £9.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.48 £22.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 July 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 25 July 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 94 (70.68%) Linux
2 68 (51.13%) Java
3 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (32.33%) Oracle
5 42 (31.58%) SQL
6 38 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 33 (24.81%) HTML
8 29 (21.80%) Windows
8 29 (21.80%) Relational Database
9 27 (20.30%) Mac OS X
10 25 (18.80%) TDD
10 25 (18.80%) MongoDB
10 25 (18.80%) Git (software)
11 23 (17.29%) Node.js
11 23 (17.29%) Finance
11 23 (17.29%) HTTP
12 21 (15.79%) Subversion
12 21 (15.79%) REST
13 19 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
13 19 (14.29%) Web Design
14 18 (13.53%) BDD
15 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (12.78%) Unit Testing
16 16 (12.03%) CSS
16 16 (12.03%) Hadoop
17 15 (11.28%) MySQL
17 15 (11.28%) Configuration Management
17 15 (11.28%) Web Development
18 14 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
18 14 (10.53%) Internet

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 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 10 (7.52%) Apache
3 8 (6.02%) nginx
4 6 (4.51%) JBoss
4 6 (4.51%) SAS
5 5 (3.76%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.01%) CloudStack
6 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.01%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.50%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.75%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.75%) IIS
8 1 (0.75%) Jetty
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Office
2 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.26%) IaaS
3 5 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.29%) HTTP
2 14 (10.53%) Internet
3 11 (8.27%) Firewall
4 10 (7.52%) Network Security
5 8 (6.02%) LAN
5 8 (6.02%) WAN
6 4 (3.01%) DNS
7 3 (2.26%) SAN
7 3 (2.26%) SSH
7 3 (2.26%) SSL
7 3 (2.26%) VPN
8 2 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.75%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.75%) DHCP
9 1 (0.75%) Extranet
9 1 (0.75%) FTP
9 1 (0.75%) Intranet
9 1 (0.75%) NAS
9 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.80%) Relational Database
2 25 (18.80%) MongoDB
3 16 (12.03%) Hadoop
4 15 (11.28%) MySQL
5 14 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 13 (9.77%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (9.02%) Oracle Database
8 10 (7.52%) NoSQL
9 9 (6.77%) DB2
9 9 (6.77%) Neo4j
10 5 (3.76%) Big Data
10 5 (3.76%) Redis
11 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (1.50%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 25 (18.80%) Git (software)
2 21 (15.79%) Subversion
3 13 (9.77%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.77%) Maven
5 8 (6.02%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.51%) Jasmine
6 6 (4.51%) Mockito
7 5 (3.76%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (3.01%) Selenium
9 3 (2.26%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.50%) JIRA
10 2 (1.50%) JUnit
10 2 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.75%) Gradle
11 1 (0.75%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.75%) JMeter
11 1 (0.75%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (17.29%) Finance
2 12 (9.02%) Banking
3 11 (8.27%) Games
4 6 (4.51%) Law
5 4 (3.01%) Billing
6 1 (0.75%) French Language
6 1 (0.75%) German Language
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (42.86%) Developer
2 34 (25.56%) Java Developer
3 22 (16.54%) Administrator
4 15 (11.28%) Digital Developer
5 14 (10.53%) Analyst
6 11 (8.27%) Architect
6 11 (8.27%) Technical Architect
7 9 (6.77%) Applications Support
8 8 (6.02%) DBA
8 8 (6.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (5.26%) HTML Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.51%) Consultant
10 6 (4.51%) Digital Architect
10 6 (4.51%) Digital Technical Architect
10 6 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.51%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (24.81%) HTML
2 23 (17.29%) Node.js
3 21 (15.79%) REST
4 16 (12.03%) CSS
5 12 (9.02%) Hibernate
5 12 (9.02%) Spring
6 11 (8.27%) Web Services
7 10 (7.52%) Dropwizard
8 9 (6.77%) .NET
8 9 (6.77%) AngularJS
8 9 (6.77%) JAX-RS
8 9 (6.77%) Middleware
8 9 (6.77%) Servlets
9 8 (6.02%) J2EE
9 8 (6.02%) JSON
9 8 (6.02%) React
10 7 (5.26%) Mustache
10 7 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (5.26%) Sass
11 6 (4.51%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.02%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.76%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.76%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.01%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.01%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.50%) Clustering
7 2 (1.50%) iSeries
7 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.50%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.50%) SCADA
7 2 (1.50%) User Experience
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.75%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.75%) Replication
8 1 (0.75%) Social Media
8 1 (0.75%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 94 (70.68%) Linux
2 29 (21.80%) Windows
3 27 (20.30%) Mac OS X
4 10 (7.52%) AIX
4 10 (7.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.26%) HPUX
6 6 (4.51%) Solaris
6 6 (4.51%) SUSE
6 6 (4.51%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.50%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.80%) TDD
3 19 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (14.29%) Web Design
4 18 (13.53%) BDD
5 17 (12.78%) Unit Testing
6 15 (11.28%) Configuration Management
6 15 (11.28%) Web Development
7 13 (9.77%) Migration
8 12 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (8.27%) Front End Development
10 9 (6.77%) ETL
10 9 (6.77%) Service Delivery
10 9 (6.77%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.51%) Coaching
12 6 (4.51%) DevOps
12 6 (4.51%) Microservices
12 6 (4.51%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 68 (51.13%) Java
2 42 (31.58%) SQL
3 38 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.27%) Python
5 9 (6.77%) PL/SQL
6 8 (6.02%) Ruby
6 8 (6.02%) Scala
6 8 (6.02%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.51%) ES6
7 6 (4.51%) PHP
8 5 (3.76%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.76%) R
9 4 (3.01%) Perl
10 1 (0.75%) Go
10 1 (0.75%) Groovy
10 1 (0.75%) JCL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.77%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.26%) SAS Certification
3 3 (2.26%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.50%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.50%) CCNP
4 2 (1.50%) ISEB
4 2 (1.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.75%) CISA
5 1 (0.75%) CISM
5 1 (0.75%) CISSP
5 1 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.75%) Degree
5 1 (0.75%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.50%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.51%) KVM
2 6 (4.51%) Xen
3 5 (3.76%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (3.76%) vSphere
4 4 (3.01%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.26%) XenApp
6 2 (1.50%) Docker
6 2 (1.50%) PowerHA
6 2 (1.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (1.50%) vCloud
6 2 (1.50%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.75%) Firmware
7 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.75%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (6.77%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (6.77%) Puppet
2 7 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (3.76%) Data Guard
3 5 (3.76%) StatsD
4 4 (3.01%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (2.26%) Opsview
6 2 (1.50%) Ansible
6 2 (1.50%) Grafana
6 2 (1.50%) Nagios
6 2 (1.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (1.50%) Salt
6 2 (1.50%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.75%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.75%) Cacti
7 1 (0.75%) Control-M
7 1 (0.75%) MAINVIEW
7 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.75%) SCCM
7 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (32.33%) Oracle
2 14 (10.53%) IBM
2 14 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.77%) VMware
4 12 (9.02%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.02%) Citrix
6 7 (5.26%) Teradata
7 6 (4.51%) Cisco
8 5 (3.76%) Apigee
8 5 (3.76%) Mashery
8 5 (3.76%) Sybase
8 5 (3.76%) Tableau
9 4 (3.01%) EMC
9 4 (3.01%) F5
9 4 (3.01%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.26%) BMC
10 3 (2.26%) HP
10 3 (2.26%) Sun
11 2 (1.50%) NetApp
11 2 (1.50%) Netezza