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 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 11 7 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Contract jobs citing Unix 37 59 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.57% 14.11% 3.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.58% 51.30% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 40 6
Median daily rate £450 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £342 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £603 £513
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 Sheffield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
83 115 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.71% 27.51% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 80 8
Median daily rate £440 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
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 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 26 February 2017.

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 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Unix.

1 40 (64.52%) Linux
2 32 (51.61%) Git (software)
3 27 (43.55%) Java
4 22 (35.48%) Mac OS X
4 22 (35.48%) CSS
5 21 (33.87%) Configuration Management
6 20 (32.26%) DevOps
7 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
7 18 (29.03%) Python
7 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (27.42%) Web Development
8 17 (27.42%) Mentoring
9 16 (25.81%) HTML
10 15 (24.19%) Relational Database
11 14 (22.58%) Line Management
11 14 (22.58%) TDD
12 13 (20.97%) Perl
12 13 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
13 12 (19.35%) Puppet
13 12 (19.35%) Finance
13 12 (19.35%) Ruby
14 11 (17.74%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (16.13%) REST
15 10 (16.13%) Visualisation
15 10 (16.13%) JIRA
15 10 (16.13%) HTTP
16 9 (14.52%) DNS
16 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
16 9 (14.52%) Web Services

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 9 (14.52%) Confluence
1 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.06%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.06%) SAS
2 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (4.84%) FileNet
5 1 (1.61%) Apache
5 1 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.61%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) GitHub
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) HTTP
2 9 (14.52%) DNS
3 5 (8.06%) DHCP
3 5 (8.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (6.45%) LDAP
4 4 (6.45%) NAS
4 4 (6.45%) SAN
4 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.29%) Hadoop
3 6 (9.68%) Apache Hive
3 6 (9.68%) Big Data
3 6 (9.68%) HBase
4 5 (8.06%) DataStage
5 4 (6.45%) Data Lake
6 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.23%) Pentaho
6 2 (3.23%) Spark SQL
7 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (51.61%) Git (software)
2 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 10 (16.13%) JIRA
4 4 (6.45%) git-flow
4 4 (6.45%) Maven
5 3 (4.84%) Gradle
5 3 (4.84%) Mockito
5 3 (4.84%) Spock
6 2 (3.23%) Ant
6 2 (3.23%) EasyMock
6 2 (3.23%) jMock
6 2 (3.23%) Subversion
7 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.61%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.61%) JUnit
7 1 (1.61%) Selenium
7 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Electronics
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Administrator
5 7 (11.29%) Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.06%) Big Data Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Data Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Network Specialist
7 4 (6.45%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (4.84%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Unix Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
9 2 (3.23%) AIX Administrator
9 2 (3.23%) SAN Administrator
9 2 (3.23%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (35.48%) CSS
2 16 (25.81%) HTML
3 10 (16.13%) REST
4 9 (14.52%) Web Services
5 6 (9.68%) XML
6 5 (8.06%) Middleware
7 4 (6.45%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (4.84%) JSON
8 3 (4.84%) SOAP
9 2 (3.23%) Apache Tez
9 2 (3.23%) Node.js
9 2 (3.23%) Spring
9 2 (3.23%) Velocity
10 1 (1.61%) CSS3
10 1 (1.61%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (1.61%) Gherkin
10 1 (1.61%) HTML5
10 1 (1.61%) JRuby
10 1 (1.61%) Meteor
10 1 (1.61%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) User Experience
2 5 (8.06%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.06%) iSeries
3 4 (6.45%) Replication
3 4 (6.45%) Symmetrix
4 3 (4.84%) DataPower
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Clustering
6 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 40 (64.52%) Linux
2 22 (35.48%) Mac OS X
3 5 (8.06%) Windows
4 4 (6.45%) AIX
4 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.45%) Solaris
4 4 (6.45%) SUSE
4 4 (6.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (6.45%) VMS
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Configuration Management
2 20 (32.26%) DevOps
3 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (27.42%) Mentoring
4 17 (27.42%) Web Development
5 14 (22.58%) Line Management
5 14 (22.58%) TDD
6 13 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (17.74%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (16.13%) Visualisation
9 9 (14.52%) BDD
9 9 (14.52%) Front End Development
10 7 (11.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (11.29%) Web Design
11 6 (9.68%) Automated Testing
11 6 (9.68%) ETL
12 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
12 5 (8.06%) MapReduce
12 5 (8.06%) Prototyping
13 4 (6.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) Java
2 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
2 18 (29.03%) Python
3 13 (20.97%) Perl
4 12 (19.35%) Ruby
5 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
6 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
6 7 (11.29%) SQL
7 3 (4.84%) C
7 3 (4.84%) Scala
8 2 (3.23%) Clojure
8 2 (3.23%) Groovy
9 1 (1.61%) C++
9 1 (1.61%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.61%) ES6
9 1 (1.61%) Jython
9 1 (1.61%) Korn
9 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.61%) FATCA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Docker
2 4 (6.45%) NFS
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (6.45%) SRDF
2 4 (6.45%) Veritas File System
2 4 (6.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (4.84%) HDFS
4 2 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) Puppet
2 6 (9.68%) Ansible
2 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.45%) Cobbler
3 4 (6.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (1.61%) Control-M
4 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) Cisco
3 5 (8.06%) Ab Initio
3 5 (8.06%) Brocade
3 5 (8.06%) F5
3 5 (8.06%) Infoblox
3 5 (8.06%) Informatica
3 5 (8.06%) NetApp
3 5 (8.06%) VMware
4 4 (6.45%) EMC
4 4 (6.45%) IBM
4 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.45%) Sun
4 4 (6.45%) Veritas
5 2 (3.23%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (1.61%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.61%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.61%) Solace
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