The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills 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 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 38 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Contract jobs citing Unix 61 91 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.10% 7.99% 4.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.27% 34.73% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 72 31
Average daily rate £469 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% +16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.73% +86.90%
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
301 262 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.26% 23.00% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 173 132
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 8
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.68 £10.04 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £15.50 £15.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Unix also 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 that cited Unix.

1 137 (83.03%) Linux
2 74 (44.85%) Java
3 62 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (33.94%) SQL
5 55 (33.33%) Python
6 51 (30.91%) HTML
7 46 (27.88%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (26.06%) Mac OS X
9 42 (25.45%) Windows
10 41 (24.85%) Internet
11 40 (24.24%) Finance
12 39 (23.64%) Ruby
13 38 (23.03%) .NET
14 37 (22.42%) Oracle
15 33 (20.00%) JavaScript
16 31 (18.79%) MongoDB
17 29 (17.58%) Configuration Management
18 28 (16.97%) Opscode Chef
19 26 (15.76%) Shell Script
20 25 (15.15%) REST
21 24 (14.55%) Git (software)
21 24 (14.55%) Subversion
21 24 (14.55%) CSS
22 22 (13.33%) Web Accessibility
22 22 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
22 22 (13.33%) Web Design
23 21 (12.73%) HTTP
23 21 (12.73%) Hadoop
24 20 (12.12%) Node.js
24 20 (12.12%) Relational Database

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Unix also 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 that cited Unix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (12.12%) Node.js
2 19 (11.52%) SAS
3 13 (7.88%) Apache
3 13 (7.88%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.45%) nginx
5 8 (4.85%) CloudStack
5 8 (4.85%) OpenStack
6 7 (4.24%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.42%) IBM Domino
7 4 (2.42%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.82%) IIS
8 3 (1.82%) JBoss
9 2 (1.21%) WordPress
10 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.61%) CICS
10 1 (0.61%) Confluence
10 1 (0.61%) Drupal
10 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.61%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (1.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (6.06%) IaaS
3 1 (0.61%) GitHub
3 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (24.85%) Internet
2 21 (12.73%) HTTP
3 4 (2.42%) Firewall
4 3 (1.82%) LAN
4 3 (1.82%) Network Security
4 3 (1.82%) WAN
5 2 (1.21%) SAN
5 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.61%) BGP
6 1 (0.61%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.61%) DNS
6 1 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.61%) FTP
6 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.61%) NAS
6 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.79%) MongoDB
2 21 (12.73%) Hadoop
3 20 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 19 (11.52%) MySQL
5 16 (9.70%) NoSQL
6 14 (8.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (8.48%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (6.67%) SAS EBI
9 10 (6.06%) Redis
9 10 (6.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 10 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 10 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 10 (6.06%) SQL Server
10 9 (5.45%) Big Data
10 9 (5.45%) Neo4j
11 8 (4.85%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (3.64%) Apache Hive
12 6 (3.64%) Base SAS
12 6 (3.64%) Impala
Development Applications
1 24 (14.55%) Git (software)
1 24 (14.55%) Subversion
2 12 (7.27%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.85%) Maven
4 6 (3.64%) Mockito
5 4 (2.42%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.82%) Selenium
6 3 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.61%) FishEye
7 1 (0.61%) Hudson
7 1 (0.61%) JIRA
7 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.61%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (24.24%) Finance
2 4 (2.42%) Back Office
2 4 (2.42%) Banking
3 3 (1.82%) Retail
4 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.21%) Marketing
4 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (36.36%) Developer
2 25 (15.15%) Architect
2 25 (15.15%) Java Developer
3 24 (14.55%) Technical Architect
4 23 (13.94%) Digital Developer
5 20 (12.12%) Analyst
5 20 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 19 (11.52%) Support Analyst
7 17 (10.30%) Applications Support
7 17 (10.30%) Applications Support Analyst
7 17 (10.30%) SQL Analyst
7 17 (10.30%) SQL Support Analyst
7 17 (10.30%) Unix Support
8 16 (9.70%) Linux Support
8 16 (9.70%) Unix Analyst
8 16 (9.70%) Unix Support Analyst
9 14 (8.48%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (7.27%) Administrator
10 12 (7.27%) Digital Architect
10 12 (7.27%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (30.91%) HTML
2 38 (23.03%) .NET
3 25 (15.15%) REST
4 24 (14.55%) CSS
5 13 (7.88%) XHTML
6 10 (6.06%) AngularJS
6 10 (6.06%) JAX-RS
7 9 (5.45%) JSON
7 9 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (4.85%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.24%) .NET Framework
9 7 (4.24%) Mustache
10 5 (3.03%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.03%) Django
10 5 (3.03%) Play Framework
10 5 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (3.03%) XML
11 4 (2.42%) jQuery
11 4 (2.42%) Middleware
11 4 (2.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (27.88%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.88%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.64%) AS400
3 6 (3.64%) Credit Risk
4 5 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.42%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.42%) iSeries
5 4 (2.42%) Social Media
6 3 (1.82%) Clustering
6 3 (1.82%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.82%) User Experience
7 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.61%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.61%) NHS
8 1 (0.61%) Replication
8 1 (0.61%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 137 (83.03%) Linux
2 43 (26.06%) Mac OS X
3 42 (25.45%) Windows
4 9 (5.45%) AIX
5 6 (3.64%) Mac OS
5 6 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.42%) HPUX
6 4 (2.42%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.82%) Solaris
7 3 (1.82%) SUSE
8 2 (1.21%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.21%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.21%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.61%) CentOS
9 1 (0.61%) Fedora
9 1 (0.61%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (17.58%) Configuration Management
3 22 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 22 (13.33%) Web Accessibility
3 22 (13.33%) Web Design
4 20 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (12.12%) TDD
5 17 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (9.70%) BDD
6 16 (9.70%) DevOps
7 14 (8.48%) Migration
8 10 (6.06%) Front End Development
9 9 (5.45%) Analytics
9 9 (5.45%) ITIL
9 9 (5.45%) Machine Learning
10 8 (4.85%) DSDM
10 8 (4.85%) ETL
10 8 (4.85%) RUP
10 8 (4.85%) Scrum
11 6 (3.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (44.85%) Java
2 56 (33.94%) SQL
3 55 (33.33%) Python
4 39 (23.64%) Ruby
5 33 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 26 (15.76%) Shell Script
7 19 (11.52%) Bash Shell
8 18 (10.91%) C#
9 14 (8.48%) C++
10 9 (5.45%) R
11 8 (4.85%) PowerShell
12 7 (4.24%) PHP
12 7 (4.24%) PL/SQL
12 7 (4.24%) Scala
13 5 (3.03%) VB
14 3 (1.82%) FQL
14 3 (1.82%) Perl
15 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.21%) VBA
16 1 (0.61%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (2.42%) SAS Certification
4 3 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.21%) Degree
5 2 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) CCNP
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.61%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (5.45%) Xen
2 8 (4.85%) vSphere
3 5 (3.03%) XenServer
4 4 (2.42%) KVM
5 3 (1.82%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (16.97%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (11.52%) Puppet
3 16 (9.70%) Tivoli
4 15 (9.09%) Cobbler
5 9 (5.45%) StatsD
6 3 (1.82%) Opsview
6 3 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.21%) Ansible
7 2 (1.21%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (1.21%) Nagios
7 2 (1.21%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.21%) Salt
8 1 (0.61%) logstash
8 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.61%) Terraform
8 1 (0.61%) yum
Vendors
1 37 (22.42%) Oracle
2 15 (9.09%) Teradata
3 13 (7.88%) VMware
4 9 (5.45%) Apigee
4 9 (5.45%) Citrix
4 9 (5.45%) Mashery
4 9 (5.45%) Tableau
5 7 (4.24%) IBM
5 7 (4.24%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.64%) Cloudera
6 6 (3.64%) EnterpriseDB
6 6 (3.64%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.03%) F5
8 4 (2.42%) Intel
9 3 (1.82%) NetApp
10 2 (1.21%) Cisco
10 2 (1.21%) HP
10 2 (1.21%) Informatica
10 2 (1.21%) SAP
10 2 (1.21%) Veritas
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