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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 37 41 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Contract jobs citing Unix 54 68 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.76% 4.31% 8.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.59% 21.12% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 73
Median daily rate £400 £430 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £560 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
239 322 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.06% 20.39% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 193 204
Median daily rate £425 £393 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +24.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £9.91 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £17.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 69 (66.99%) Linux
2 35 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (32.04%) Java
3 33 (32.04%) SQL
4 31 (30.10%) Windows
5 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
6 26 (25.24%) Git (software)
7 22 (21.36%) Ruby
8 21 (20.39%) HTML
9 20 (19.42%) Puppet
10 19 (18.45%) Finance
11 18 (17.48%) CSS
11 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (16.50%) Python
12 17 (16.50%) HTTP
13 16 (15.53%) Configuration Management
13 16 (15.53%) Bash Shell
13 16 (15.53%) DevOps
14 15 (14.56%) Jenkins
14 15 (14.56%) Shell Script
15 14 (13.59%) Cisco
15 14 (13.59%) VMware
15 14 (13.59%) Subversion
15 14 (13.59%) Selenium
15 14 (13.59%) Relational Database
16 13 (12.62%) Mac OS X
17 12 (11.65%) Web Services
17 12 (11.65%) XML
17 12 (11.65%) Cucumber
18 11 (10.68%) WebDriver

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 (4.85%) CloudStack
1 5 (4.85%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.88%) SAS
3 3 (2.91%) IIS
3 3 (2.91%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.97%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.97%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Office
2 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) GitHub
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.50%) HTTP
2 10 (9.71%) Firewall
3 7 (6.80%) Internet
4 6 (5.83%) DNS
5 5 (4.85%) BIG-IP
5 5 (4.85%) Extranet
5 5 (4.85%) FTP
5 5 (4.85%) Intranet
5 5 (4.85%) LDAP
5 5 (4.85%) SSL
5 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.91%) SAN
7 2 (1.94%) SSH
8 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.97%) LAN
8 1 (0.97%) NAS
8 1 (0.97%) Network Security
8 1 (0.97%) VoIP
8 1 (0.97%) VPN
8 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.80%) Hadoop
2 7 (6.80%) MySQL
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.91%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.94%) DB2
7 2 (1.94%) DB2 UDB
7 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.94%) OLTP
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.94%) Sybase IQ
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 26 (25.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.56%) Jenkins
3 14 (13.59%) Selenium
3 14 (13.59%) Subversion
4 12 (11.65%) Cucumber
5 11 (10.68%) WebDriver
6 10 (9.71%) Maven
7 8 (7.77%) JIRA
8 6 (5.83%) Grunt
8 6 (5.83%) JUnit
8 6 (5.83%) Vagrant
9 5 (4.85%) RSpec
10 4 (3.88%) JMeter
11 3 (2.91%) Hudson
11 3 (2.91%) LoadRunner
11 3 (2.91%) Mockito
12 2 (1.94%) Capybara
12 2 (1.94%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.94%) SonarQube
12 2 (1.94%) Spock
General
1 19 (18.45%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Banking
3 3 (2.91%) Law
4 2 (1.94%) Games
4 2 (1.94%) Marketing
4 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (33.01%) Developer
2 23 (22.33%) Administrator
3 12 (11.65%) Java Developer
4 10 (9.71%) Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (5.83%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) Digital Developer
6 6 (5.83%) Tester
7 5 (4.85%) Automation Tester
7 5 (4.85%) Consultant
7 5 (4.85%) HTML Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.88%) DBA
8 4 (3.88%) Developer in Test
8 4 (3.88%) Linux Developer
8 4 (3.88%) SAS Administrator
8 4 (3.88%) Scala Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.39%) HTML
2 18 (17.48%) CSS
3 12 (11.65%) Web Services
3 12 (11.65%) XML
4 9 (8.74%) JSON
5 8 (7.77%) Node.js
5 8 (7.77%) REST
5 8 (7.77%) Sass
5 8 (7.77%) Spring
6 7 (6.80%) Mustache
7 6 (5.83%) jQuery
7 6 (5.83%) SOAP
8 5 (4.85%) Dropwizard
8 5 (4.85%) J2EE
9 4 (3.88%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.88%) Hibernate
9 4 (3.88%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (3.88%) React
9 4 (3.88%) RESTful
9 4 (3.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.85%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.85%) PKI
3 5 (4.85%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.88%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (2.91%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.91%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.91%) iSeries
5 3 (2.91%) Smartcard
5 3 (2.91%) User Experience
6 2 (1.94%) HACMP
6 2 (1.94%) Replication
6 2 (1.94%) SCADA
6 2 (1.94%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.94%) Tandem
7 1 (0.97%) Clustering
7 1 (0.97%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 69 (66.99%) Linux
2 31 (30.10%) Windows
3 13 (12.62%) Mac OS X
4 8 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.80%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.83%) Solaris
6 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.85%) AIX
7 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.91%) HPUX
9 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.97%) SUSE
9 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.53%) Configuration Management
2 16 (15.53%) DevOps
3 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (10.68%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (10.68%) Web Design
4 9 (8.74%) Front End Development
4 9 (8.74%) Migration
4 9 (8.74%) Scrum
5 8 (7.77%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (6.80%) BDD
6 7 (6.80%) TDD
6 7 (6.80%) Web Development
7 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.83%) SDLC
7 6 (5.83%) Service Management
8 5 (4.85%) ETL
8 5 (4.85%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (4.85%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.04%) Java
1 33 (32.04%) SQL
2 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
3 22 (21.36%) Ruby
4 17 (16.50%) Python
5 16 (15.53%) Bash Shell
6 15 (14.56%) Shell Script
7 8 (7.77%) Scala
8 6 (5.83%) PHP
9 5 (4.85%) C
10 4 (3.88%) Perl
11 3 (2.91%) C++
11 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.94%) AWK
12 2 (1.94%) JCL
12 2 (1.94%) Korn
13 1 (0.97%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Degree
1 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) CCNP
3 3 (2.91%) MCSE
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.91%) RHCE
4 2 (1.94%) CISA
4 2 (1.94%) CISM
4 2 (1.94%) CISSP
4 2 (1.94%) ISEB
4 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.94%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.97%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) HL7
2 3 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.91%) SDET
3 2 (1.94%) FATCA
4 1 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.97%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) vSphere
2 7 (6.80%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.83%) Xen
4 5 (4.85%) Docker
4 5 (4.85%) Firmware
4 5 (4.85%) XenServer
5 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.91%) XenApp
7 2 (1.94%) PowerHA
7 2 (1.94%) Time Sharing Option
7 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.97%) KVM
8 1 (0.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (19.42%) Puppet
2 10 (9.71%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.85%) Cobbler
3 5 (4.85%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.88%) Ansible
4 4 (3.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (2.91%) vRealize
6 2 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.94%) SCCM
6 2 (1.94%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.97%) Grafana
7 1 (0.97%) Kibana
7 1 (0.97%) logstash
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.97%) Opsview
7 1 (0.97%) QRadar
7 1 (0.97%) SCOM
7 1 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (13.59%) Cisco
1 14 (13.59%) VMware
2 10 (9.71%) Oracle
2 10 (9.71%) Red Hat
3 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.77%) IBM
5 5 (4.85%) Citrix
5 5 (4.85%) F5
5 5 (4.85%) NetApp
6 4 (3.88%) Symantec
7 3 (2.91%) Sybase
8 2 (1.94%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.94%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.94%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (1.94%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.94%) Netezza
8 2 (1.94%) Solace
8 2 (1.94%) Splunk
9 1 (0.97%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (0.97%) Polycom