The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 28 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.46% 1.18% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.26% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £295
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +16.19%
UNIX Administrator
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
207 238 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.95% 93.70% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 147 125
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £163 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £13.00 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Administrator in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

UNIX Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the Sheffield region.

UNIX Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

UNIX Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the Sheffield region.

UNIX Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

UNIX Administrator
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited UNIX Administrator in their job title 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 with UNIX Administrator in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited UNIX Administrator in their job title 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 with UNIX Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat