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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 30 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing UNIX 4 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.79% 4.85% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.35% 22.22% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
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£370 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+72.61% -23.63%
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
63 45 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 28.13% 21.84% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 10
Average daily rate £388 £240 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.45% -34.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £9.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +19.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

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 30 January 2015. 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
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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 +6 3 £373 - 1
Harrogate - - - - 1
Redcar - - - -
UNIX
Yorkshire

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (50.00%) NAS
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (25.00%) Open Text
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Vignette
5 1 (12.50%) EJB
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (12.50%) RUP
5 1 (12.50%) DSDM
5 1 (12.50%) WebLogic

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) CICS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Adabas
1 1 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior UNIX Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SOA Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) EJB
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (12.50%) EntireX
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) JPA
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) RUP
3 1 (12.50%) DSDM
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby
1 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) COBOL
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) NATURAL
3 1 (12.50%) JCL
3 1 (12.50%) REXX
3 1 (12.50%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) EMC
1 4 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) Open Text
2 2 (25.00%) Vignette