The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 52 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.76% 0.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
494 398 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.38% 92.56% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 297 144
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £16.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Sheffield region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Unix Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) VMS
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) SUSE
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Symmetrix
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) Symmetrix
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) SUSE
1 4 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) VMS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (100.00%) SRDF
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) VMware