The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 12 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing Unix 42 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.35% 3.58% 7.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.25% 15.87% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 4 9
Median daily rate £450 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £252 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £749 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +9.85%
Unix
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
107 63 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.92% 22.58% 34.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 41 37
Median daily rate £463 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £140 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 9
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £13.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Unix.

1 62 (51.24%) Linux
2 61 (50.41%) Finance
3 54 (44.63%) Windows
4 52 (42.98%) SQL
5 40 (33.06%) Oracle
6 39 (32.23%) SAS
7 35 (28.93%) MongoDB
8 34 (28.10%) Hadoop
8 34 (28.10%) Analytical Skills
9 33 (27.27%) Shell Script
10 32 (26.45%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (24.79%) Java
12 29 (23.97%) Data Warehouse
12 29 (23.97%) Informatica
12 29 (23.97%) ERwin
12 29 (23.97%) PostgreSQL
12 29 (23.97%) Data Architecture
12 29 (23.97%) Banking
13 28 (23.14%) Open Source
13 28 (23.14%) CA
13 28 (23.14%) BusinessObjects
13 28 (23.14%) Data Modelling
13 28 (23.14%) Apache Hive
13 28 (23.14%) Tableau
13 28 (23.14%) HBase
13 28 (23.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 26 (21.49%) Data Visualisation
14 26 (21.49%) Visualisation
14 26 (21.49%) Pentaho
15 19 (15.70%) Git (software)

Unix
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:

Application Platforms
1 39 (32.23%) SAS
2 8 (6.61%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.79%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (5.79%) Confluence
4 6 (4.96%) WebSphere Portal
5 5 (4.13%) Apache
6 3 (2.48%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.65%) FileNet
7 2 (1.65%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.65%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.83%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.83%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) GitHub
2 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.44%) Firewall
1 9 (7.44%) NAS
1 9 (7.44%) SAN
2 6 (4.96%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (4.96%) HTTP
3 5 (4.13%) Network Security
4 4 (3.31%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (3.31%) LAN
4 4 (3.31%) SSL
5 3 (2.48%) SNMP
5 3 (2.48%) VPN
6 2 (1.65%) DNS
6 2 (1.65%) LDAP
6 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.83%) FTP
7 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.83%) Internet
7 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (28.93%) MongoDB
2 34 (28.10%) Hadoop
3 29 (23.97%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (23.97%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (23.14%) Apache Hive
4 28 (23.14%) BusinessObjects
4 28 (23.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 28 (23.14%) HBase
5 26 (21.49%) Pentaho
6 6 (4.96%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.13%) MySQL
8 4 (3.31%) Base SAS
8 4 (3.31%) DB2
8 4 (3.31%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 4 (3.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (2.48%) Big Data
9 3 (2.48%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.65%) QlikView
11 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (23.97%) ERwin
2 19 (15.70%) Git (software)
3 16 (13.22%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.61%) Maven
5 7 (5.79%) JIRA
6 5 (4.13%) PHPUnit
7 4 (3.31%) HP UFT
8 3 (2.48%) Ant
8 3 (2.48%) EasyMock
8 3 (2.48%) Gradle
8 3 (2.48%) jMock
8 3 (2.48%) Mockito
8 3 (2.48%) Selenium
8 3 (2.48%) Spock
8 3 (2.48%) Subversion
9 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.65%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.83%) RSpec
10 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
General
1 61 (50.41%) Finance
2 29 (23.97%) Banking
3 6 (4.96%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (19.83%) Developer
2 23 (19.01%) Architect
3 21 (17.36%) Enterprise Architect
4 18 (14.88%) Analyst
5 13 (10.74%) Data Architect
6 12 (9.92%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 11 (9.09%) Administrator
7 11 (9.09%) Security Analyst
8 10 (8.26%) Senior Architect
8 10 (8.26%) Senior Enterprise Architect
9 7 (5.79%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 6 (4.96%) OAT Tester
10 6 (4.96%) Tester
11 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse Architect
11 5 (4.13%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.13%) PHP Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Services Director
12 4 (3.31%) SAS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.26%) Middleware
2 7 (5.79%) RESTful
2 7 (5.79%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (4.13%) IBM Integration Bus
3 5 (4.13%) REST
4 4 (3.31%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (3.31%) SOAP
5 3 (2.48%) Dropwizard
5 3 (2.48%) JSON
5 3 (2.48%) Kafka
5 3 (2.48%) Spring
5 3 (2.48%) Spring MVC
5 3 (2.48%) Velocity
5 3 (2.48%) Web Services
6 2 (1.65%) J2EE
7 1 (0.83%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.83%) CSS
7 1 (0.83%) HTML
7 1 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.10%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (21.49%) Visualisation
3 16 (13.22%) Management Information System
4 15 (12.40%) Client/Server
5 14 (11.57%) Data Integration
6 10 (8.26%) Algorithms
7 9 (7.44%) Data Centre
8 4 (3.31%) iSeries
9 3 (2.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (2.48%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.48%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.65%) Clustering
10 2 (1.65%) NHS
10 2 (1.65%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.83%) Replication
11 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.83%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 62 (51.24%) Linux
2 54 (44.63%) Windows
3 7 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.96%) Data ONTAP
4 6 (4.96%) OpenVMS
5 3 (2.48%) CentOS
5 3 (2.48%) Solaris
5 3 (2.48%) SUSE
6 1 (0.83%) AIX
6 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.83%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.45%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (23.97%) Data Architecture
3 28 (23.14%) Data Modelling
3 28 (23.14%) Open Source
4 26 (21.49%) Data Visualisation
5 16 (13.22%) Information Management
6 15 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (12.40%) Data Management
7 13 (10.74%) Migration
8 12 (9.92%) Data Transformation
8 12 (9.92%) DevOps
8 12 (9.92%) Logical Data Model
8 12 (9.92%) Physical Data Model
9 11 (9.09%) Release Management
9 11 (9.09%) SFIA
10 8 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.79%) Business Transformation
11 7 (5.79%) ETL
11 7 (5.79%) ITIL
11 7 (5.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.98%) SQL
2 33 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 30 (24.79%) Java
4 15 (12.40%) JavaScript
5 11 (9.09%) C++
6 10 (8.26%) Groovy
7 9 (7.44%) Bash Shell
7 9 (7.44%) Perl
7 9 (7.44%) Python
8 5 (4.13%) PHP
9 4 (3.31%) Ruby
9 4 (3.31%) Scala
10 3 (2.48%) Clojure
10 3 (2.48%) Jython
10 3 (2.48%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.65%) C
12 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.31%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (3.31%) GCIH
1 4 (3.31%) GSEC
1 4 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (3.31%) SAS Certification
2 3 (2.48%) Degree
3 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (7.44%) Docker
2 6 (4.96%) NFS
3 3 (2.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (2.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (10.74%) Control-M
2 7 (5.79%) Puppet
3 6 (4.96%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.48%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (2.48%) Graphite
4 3 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.48%) Salt
5 2 (1.65%) Ansible
5 2 (1.65%) Mesos
5 2 (1.65%) QRadar
6 1 (0.83%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (33.06%) Oracle
2 29 (23.97%) Informatica
3 28 (23.14%) CA
3 28 (23.14%) Tableau
4 14 (11.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.61%) VMware
6 6 (4.96%) Brocade
6 6 (4.96%) NetApp
6 6 (4.96%) Veritas
7 5 (4.13%) IBM
7 5 (4.13%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.13%) Splunk
8 4 (3.31%) Ab Initio
8 4 (3.31%) HP
8 4 (3.31%) Teradata
9 3 (2.48%) EMC
10 2 (1.65%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.65%) BMC
11 1 (0.83%) Cisco
11 1 (0.83%) F5