The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 24 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing Unix 35 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.53% 6.80% 4.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.17% 25.93% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 11
Median daily rate £407 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £320 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.25 £31.15
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +9.95%
Unix
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 South Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
120 135 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.96% 26.21% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 81 37
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £120 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 15
Median hourly rate £13.70 £12.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.16% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £9.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £25.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -14 23 £468 -3.60% 1
Barnsley 0 9 £394 +11.70%
Unix
Yorkshire

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 41 (56.94%) Linux
2 30 (41.67%) Java
3 29 (40.28%) Perl
4 28 (38.89%) Finance
5 26 (36.11%) WebSphere
6 20 (27.78%) IBM
7 19 (26.39%) WebSphere Portal
8 18 (25.00%) Windows
8 18 (25.00%) Banking
9 17 (23.61%) Oracle
9 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
11 15 (20.83%) LDAP
11 15 (20.83%) iSeries
11 15 (20.83%) IBM Integration Bus
12 14 (19.44%) WebSphere Application Server
12 14 (19.44%) Red Hat
13 13 (18.06%) WebLogic Portal
13 13 (18.06%) Solaris
13 13 (18.06%) WebLogic
13 13 (18.06%) SUSE
14 11 (15.28%) Active Directory
15 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
15 10 (13.89%) Middleware
15 10 (13.89%) AIX
15 10 (13.89%) Jython
15 10 (13.89%) FileNet
15 10 (13.89%) Big Data
16 9 (12.50%) Hadoop
16 9 (12.50%) Apache Hive

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 26 (36.11%) WebSphere
2 19 (26.39%) WebSphere Portal
3 14 (19.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (18.06%) WebLogic
4 13 (18.06%) WebLogic Portal
5 10 (13.89%) FileNet
6 8 (11.11%) SAS
7 6 (8.33%) Apache Spark
7 6 (8.33%) Confluence
8 4 (5.56%) Apache
8 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
9 3 (4.17%) Apache Pig
9 3 (4.17%) CICS
10 2 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.39%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) GitHub
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) LDAP
2 8 (11.11%) HTTP
3 6 (8.33%) NAS
3 6 (8.33%) SAN
4 4 (5.56%) DNS
4 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) Big Data
2 9 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 9 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 6 (8.33%) HBase
4 5 (6.94%) DataStage
4 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.56%) Data Lake
6 3 (4.17%) DB2
7 2 (2.78%) Pentaho
7 2 (2.78%) Spark SQL
8 1 (1.39%) Ingres
8 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.39%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.72%) JIRA
3 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.17%) Maven
5 2 (2.78%) Selenium
6 1 (1.39%) Ant
6 1 (1.39%) Build Forge
6 1 (1.39%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.39%) Gradle
6 1 (1.39%) jMock
6 1 (1.39%) Mockito
6 1 (1.39%) Spock
6 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 28 (38.89%) Finance
2 18 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Administrator
2 16 (22.22%) Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Developer
3 12 (16.67%) WebSphere Administrator
4 9 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 7 (9.72%) Unix Administrator
7 6 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Unix Specialist
8 5 (6.94%) Big Data Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Linux Specialist
8 5 (6.94%) Unix Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) WebSphere Specialist
9 4 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Administrator
10 3 (4.17%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
2 15 (20.83%) IBM Integration Bus
3 10 (13.89%) Middleware
4 9 (12.50%) J2EE
5 6 (8.33%) CSS
5 6 (8.33%) HTML
6 5 (6.94%) XML
7 4 (5.56%) Apache Tez
8 3 (4.17%) Web Services
9 2 (2.78%) Spring
9 2 (2.78%) Spring MVC
10 1 (1.39%) JMS
10 1 (1.39%) JNDI
10 1 (1.39%) JRuby
10 1 (1.39%) JSON
10 1 (1.39%) REST
10 1 (1.39%) RESTful
10 1 (1.39%) SOAP
10 1 (1.39%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (20.83%) iSeries
3 7 (9.72%) DataPower
4 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.56%) Replication
5 4 (5.56%) Symmetrix
6 3 (4.17%) Clustering
6 3 (4.17%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.39%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (56.94%) Linux
2 18 (25.00%) Windows
3 13 (18.06%) Solaris
3 13 (18.06%) SUSE
4 10 (13.89%) AIX
5 7 (9.72%) Mac OS X
5 7 (9.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (5.56%) VMS
7 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
1 8 (11.11%) ETL
2 7 (9.72%) DevOps
3 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (8.33%) Line Management
3 6 (8.33%) Web Development
4 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (6.94%) MapReduce
4 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.56%) Change Management
5 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.56%) Front End Development
6 3 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (4.17%) TDD
7 2 (2.78%) Data Munging
7 2 (2.78%) High Availability
7 2 (2.78%) MVC
7 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.78%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.67%) Java
2 29 (40.28%) Perl
3 10 (13.89%) Jython
4 8 (11.11%) Python
5 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.94%) SQL
7 3 (4.17%) Ruby
8 2 (2.78%) Groovy
8 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.78%) R
9 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.39%) Clojure
9 1 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (5.56%) NFS
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (5.56%) SRDF
3 4 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (5.56%) Veritas File System
4 3 (4.17%) HDFS
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.39%) Docker
5 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Puppet
2 4 (5.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (2.78%) Ansible
4 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) IBM
2 17 (23.61%) Oracle
3 14 (19.44%) Red Hat
4 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.33%) EMC
5 6 (8.33%) Veritas
5 6 (8.33%) VMware
6 5 (6.94%) Ab Initio
6 5 (6.94%) Informatica
6 5 (6.94%) NetApp
7 4 (5.56%) BMC
7 4 (5.56%) CA
7 4 (5.56%) Sun
8 3 (4.17%) HP
9 2 (2.78%) IFS
10 1 (1.39%) Capita
10 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.39%) MuleSoft
10 1 (1.39%) SAP
10 1 (1.39%) Teradata
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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