The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 33 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.90% 2.06% 4.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.28% 7.35% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate £281 £348 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.06% +15.83%
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
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 North Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 68 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 27.35% 27.98% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 20
Average daily rate £300 £388 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +61.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Average hourly rate £13.19 £13.00 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £13.00 £12.65
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 North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the North Yorkshire region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the North Yorkshire region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +1 1 £250 -32.88% 1
Unix
Yorkshire

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Toad
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Toad
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) ICT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Email Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) C-shell
2 1 (16.67%) Korn
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (16.67%) KVM
1 1 (16.67%) Samba
1 1 (16.67%) Squid
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas File System
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Sun