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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 22 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Contract jobs citing Unix 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.52% 0.92% 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 3.51% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £281 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -13.46%
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 £39.00 £23.58 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+65.42% -40.69%

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
36 57 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 22.64% 26.15% 26.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 35
Median daily rate £338 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.99 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.50 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +13 2 - - 3
Unix
Yorkshire

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (30.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) TippingPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) SSL
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) Symantec
2 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (30.00%) F5
2 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (30.00%) GFI Software
2 3 (30.00%) Rapid7
2 3 (30.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (30.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 3 (30.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (30.00%) FireEye
2 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (30.00%) Nexpose

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) GIS
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Information Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Change Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security
1 3 (30.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 3 (30.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (30.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JCL
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Nexpose
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) F5
1 3 (30.00%) FireEye
1 3 (30.00%) GFI Software
1 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (30.00%) Juniper
1 3 (30.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (30.00%) Rapid7
1 3 (30.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (30.00%) Symantec
1 3 (30.00%) TippingPoint
2 2 (20.00%) IBM