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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Rank 42 32 19
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Contract jobs citing Unix 47 72 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.21% 5.27% 7.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.22% 23.68% 34.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 63
Median daily rate £425 £475 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +39.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £320 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £693 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -42.13%

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
273 304 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 24.44% 22.27% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 201 144
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £120 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.05 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.47% +17.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.47 £10.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £21.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017, 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 77 (74.76%) Linux
2 40 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (33.98%) Windows
4 33 (32.04%) SQL
5 31 (30.10%) Python
6 28 (27.18%) Ruby
7 24 (23.30%) Git (software)
8 23 (22.33%) Configuration Management
8 23 (22.33%) Finance
9 22 (21.36%) VMware
9 22 (21.36%) Puppet
10 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
10 21 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (19.42%) Java
12 19 (18.45%) HTML
12 19 (18.45%) Cisco
12 19 (18.45%) DevOps
13 17 (16.50%) Relational Database
14 16 (15.53%) HTTP
15 15 (14.56%) Service Delivery
15 15 (14.56%) Scala
16 14 (13.59%) Bash Shell
16 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (13.59%) Subversion
16 14 (13.59%) Mac OS X
16 14 (13.59%) CSS
16 14 (13.59%) Jenkins
17 13 (12.62%) Opscode Chef
17 13 (12.62%) Shell Script
17 13 (12.62%) Web Development

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 7 (6.80%) SAS
2 5 (4.85%) CloudStack
2 5 (4.85%) IBM Domino
2 5 (4.85%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.85%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.94%) Apache
3 2 (1.94%) Confluence
3 2 (1.94%) IIS
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.97%) nginx
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) GitHub
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) HTTP
2 6 (5.83%) Firewall
3 4 (3.88%) FTP
3 4 (3.88%) Internet
4 3 (2.91%) BIG-IP
4 3 (2.91%) DNS
4 3 (2.91%) Extranet
4 3 (2.91%) Intranet
4 3 (2.91%) SSL
4 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.94%) LDAP
5 2 (1.94%) SSH
6 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.97%) SAN
6 1 (0.97%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.50%) Relational Database
2 10 (9.71%) Hadoop
3 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.85%) DB2
4 5 (4.85%) DB2 UDB
4 5 (4.85%) OLTP
4 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.91%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.91%) Riak
7 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.94%) MySQL
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (23.30%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.59%) Jenkins
2 14 (13.59%) Subversion
3 12 (11.65%) Selenium
4 9 (8.74%) JIRA
5 8 (7.77%) Cucumber
5 8 (7.77%) Maven
5 8 (7.77%) WebDriver
6 6 (5.83%) Grunt
6 6 (5.83%) Vagrant
7 5 (4.85%) JMeter
7 5 (4.85%) JUnit
8 3 (2.91%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.91%) RSpec
9 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.94%) Gradle
9 2 (1.94%) Hudson
9 2 (1.94%) Mockito
9 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.94%) WATIR
General
1 23 (22.33%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Retail
4 3 (2.91%) Law
5 1 (0.97%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (29.13%) Developer
2 21 (20.39%) Administrator
3 11 (10.68%) DBA
3 11 (10.68%) Scala Developer
4 9 (8.74%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (7.77%) Java Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) SAS Administrator
7 6 (5.83%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Tester
8 5 (4.85%) DB2 DBA
8 5 (4.85%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (3.88%) Automation Tester
9 4 (3.88%) DB2 Administrator
9 4 (3.88%) Developer in Test
9 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.45%) HTML
2 14 (13.59%) CSS
3 12 (11.65%) XML
4 7 (6.80%) JSON
5 5 (4.85%) REST
5 5 (4.85%) SOAP
5 5 (4.85%) Web Services
6 4 (3.88%) Dropwizard
7 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.91%) Backbone.js
7 3 (2.91%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.91%) J2EE
7 3 (2.91%) JSP
7 3 (2.91%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (2.91%) React
7 3 (2.91%) RESTEasy
7 3 (2.91%) Spring
8 2 (1.94%) Apache Axis
8 2 (1.94%) ISPF
8 2 (1.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.74%) iSeries
3 8 (7.77%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.80%) Client/Server
5 6 (5.83%) Replication
6 5 (4.85%) HACMP
7 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.91%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.91%) User Experience
7 3 (2.91%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 2 (1.94%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.94%) PKI
8 2 (1.94%) Tandem
9 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 77 (74.76%) Linux
2 35 (33.98%) Windows
3 14 (13.59%) Mac OS X
4 8 (7.77%) Solaris
5 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.88%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.97%) AIX
8 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.97%) HPUX
8 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.33%) Configuration Management
3 19 (18.45%) DevOps
4 15 (14.56%) Service Delivery
5 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (12.62%) Visualisation
6 13 (12.62%) Web Development
7 12 (11.65%) Continuous Deployment
7 12 (11.65%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (11.65%) Web Design
8 8 (7.77%) ITIL
8 8 (7.77%) Scrum
9 7 (6.80%) Analytics
9 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.80%) People Management
9 7 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (5.83%) Change Management
10 6 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.83%) TDD
11 5 (4.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.04%) SQL
2 31 (30.10%) Python
3 28 (27.18%) Ruby
4 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
5 20 (19.42%) Java
6 15 (14.56%) Scala
7 14 (13.59%) Bash Shell
8 13 (12.62%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.83%) Perl
10 5 (4.85%) AWK
10 5 (4.85%) C
11 4 (3.88%) PHP
12 3 (2.91%) Korn
13 2 (1.94%) JCL
13 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.97%) C#
14 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.85%) SAS Certification
3 2 (1.94%) CISA
3 2 (1.94%) CISM
3 2 (1.94%) CISSP
3 2 (1.94%) Degree
4 1 (0.97%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) SLA
2 4 (3.88%) QA
3 3 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.91%) SDET
4 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.94%) FATCA
5 1 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) vSphere
2 6 (5.83%) Docker
2 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.85%) Xen
3 5 (4.85%) XenServer
4 3 (2.91%) Firmware
5 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.94%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (21.36%) Puppet
2 13 (12.62%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.80%) NetBackup
3 7 (6.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (5.83%) Ansible
5 5 (4.85%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.94%) vRealize
7 1 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.97%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.97%) Nagios
7 1 (0.97%) OpenView
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.97%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.97%) QRadar
7 1 (0.97%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) VMware
2 19 (18.45%) Cisco
3 10 (9.71%) NetApp
4 9 (8.74%) Oracle
5 8 (7.77%) Red Hat
6 7 (6.80%) Avaya
7 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
8 5 (4.85%) Citrix
8 5 (4.85%) Palo Alto
8 5 (4.85%) Symantec
9 4 (3.88%) IBM
10 3 (2.91%) F5
11 2 (1.94%) Cloudera
11 2 (1.94%) CyberArk
11 2 (1.94%) HP
11 2 (1.94%) Solace
11 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.97%) Adobe
12 1 (0.97%) BMC
12 1 (0.97%) Splunk
Leeds, Yorkshire
J & C Associates Ltd
Rate: Market Rate (All Will Be Considered)
Posted: 12 hours ago