The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
341 331 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.42% 92.98% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 194 124
Average daily rate £300 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 12
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £24.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
UNIX Administrator
Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

UNIX Administrator Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

UNIX Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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UNIX Administrator
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) NAS

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware