The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills 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 over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 20 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing UNIX 13 10 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.46% 5.21% 16.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.50% 17.24% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 23
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +77.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £186 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.08 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.27% -21.42%
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South 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 Sheffield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 58 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.81% 30.21% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 41
Average daily rate £325 £200 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £109 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £355 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 16
Average hourly rate £15.73 £22.69 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.69% -0.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
3 16 (48.48%) Oracle
4 14 (42.42%) WebSphere
5 10 (30.30%) Java
6 9 (27.27%) Banking
6 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database
7 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
7 8 (24.24%) SQL
8 7 (21.21%) Perl
8 7 (21.21%) ETL
8 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Portal
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (18.18%) Data Management
9 6 (18.18%) Ab Initio
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
11 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 4 (12.12%) iSeries
11 4 (12.12%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
11 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
12 3 (9.09%) Windows
12 3 (9.09%) Middleware
12 3 (9.09%) HTTP
12 3 (9.09%) MVC
12 3 (9.09%) TDD
12 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
12 3 (9.09%) ActiveMQ

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 14 (42.42%) WebSphere
2 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.06%) Tuxedo
4 1 (3.03%) TeamSite
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) LDAP
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) 2G
3 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.09%) CouchDB
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.09%) Couchbase
5 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Maven
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Ab Initio Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Deployment Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) DBA
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (9.09%) Middleware
2 3 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (9.09%) Spring
2 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) iSeries
3 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ETL
2 6 (18.18%) Data Management
3 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (9.09%) BDD
3 3 (9.09%) ATDD
3 3 (9.09%) MVC
3 3 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (6.06%) Security Management
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.03%) Coaching
5 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.03%) Build Automation
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
3 7 (21.21%) Perl
4 2 (6.06%) Jython
4 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CCA
1 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) UAG
3 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Control-M
1 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Ab Initio
3 2 (6.06%) BMC
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec
4 1 (3.03%) MKS
4 1 (3.03%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) EMC
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
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