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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 20 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Unix 36 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.36% 8.15% 3.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.03% 31.78% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 7
Median daily rate £500 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £269 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £359
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +25.00%
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
124 107 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.36% 25.66% 26.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 57 36
Median daily rate £500 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £125 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 20
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £7.19 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £22.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 0 33 £500 +33.33% 2
Rotherham 0 1 £300 +4.34% 1
Unix
Yorkshire

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 65 (55.08%) Linux
2 55 (46.61%) Finance
3 49 (41.53%) Windows
4 44 (37.29%) Oracle
5 40 (33.90%) SQL
6 39 (33.05%) SAS
7 34 (28.81%) Analytical Skills
8 33 (27.97%) Java
9 31 (26.27%) Hadoop
10 30 (25.42%) MongoDB
11 29 (24.58%) Shell Script
12 28 (23.73%) Apache Hive
12 28 (23.73%) Banking
13 27 (22.88%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (22.03%) Data Modelling
14 26 (22.03%) CA
14 26 (22.03%) Informatica
14 26 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
14 26 (22.03%) ERwin
14 26 (22.03%) Data Architecture
15 25 (21.19%) Tableau
15 25 (21.19%) HBase
15 25 (21.19%) Open Source
15 25 (21.19%) PostgreSQL
15 25 (21.19%) BusinessObjects
15 25 (21.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 23 (19.49%) Visualisation
16 23 (19.49%) Pentaho
16 23 (19.49%) Data Visualisation
17 16 (13.56%) Perl

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 39 (33.05%) SAS
2 14 (11.86%) WebSphere
3 12 (10.17%) WebSphere Portal
4 8 (6.78%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.78%) WebLogic Portal
4 8 (6.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (5.93%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (5.93%) Confluence
5 7 (5.93%) FileNet
6 3 (2.54%) Apache
6 3 (2.54%) Apache Pig
6 3 (2.54%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.69%) CICS
7 2 (1.69%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) GitHub
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) Firewall
1 10 (8.47%) LDAP
2 8 (6.78%) HTTP
3 6 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (4.24%) LAN
4 5 (4.24%) Network Security
4 5 (4.24%) SSL
5 4 (3.39%) SNMP
5 4 (3.39%) VPN
6 2 (1.69%) DNS
6 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.85%) FTP
7 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.85%) Internet
7 1 (0.85%) NAS
7 1 (0.85%) SAN
7 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.27%) Hadoop
2 30 (25.42%) MongoDB
3 28 (23.73%) Apache Hive
4 26 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (21.19%) BusinessObjects
5 25 (21.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 25 (21.19%) HBase
5 25 (21.19%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (19.49%) Pentaho
7 7 (5.93%) DB2
8 6 (5.08%) Big Data
8 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database
9 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.39%) Base SAS
10 4 (3.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 4 (3.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (1.69%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.69%) QlikView
12 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (22.03%) ERwin
2 12 (10.17%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.93%) JIRA
5 4 (3.39%) HP UFT
6 3 (2.54%) Ant
6 3 (2.54%) EasyMock
6 3 (2.54%) Gradle
6 3 (2.54%) jMock
6 3 (2.54%) Maven
6 3 (2.54%) Mockito
6 3 (2.54%) Selenium
6 3 (2.54%) Spock
6 3 (2.54%) Subversion
7 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.69%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.85%) RSpec
General
1 55 (46.61%) Finance
2 28 (23.73%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (20.34%) Analyst
2 23 (19.49%) Architect
3 21 (17.80%) Enterprise Architect
4 17 (14.41%) Developer
5 15 (12.71%) Administrator
6 13 (11.02%) Data Architect
7 12 (10.17%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 12 (10.17%) Security Analyst
8 10 (8.47%) Senior Architect
8 10 (8.47%) Senior Enterprise Architect
9 6 (5.08%) Consultant
9 6 (5.08%) OAT Tester
9 6 (5.08%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Tester
10 5 (4.24%) Data Warehouse Architect
10 5 (4.24%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 5 (4.24%) WebSphere Administrator
11 4 (3.39%) SAS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.17%) IBM Integration Bus
2 10 (8.47%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (7.63%) Middleware
4 8 (6.78%) J2EE
5 7 (5.93%) RESTful
6 4 (3.39%) JSON
6 4 (3.39%) REST
7 3 (2.54%) SOAP
7 3 (2.54%) Spring
7 3 (2.54%) Spring MVC
7 3 (2.54%) Velocity
7 3 (2.54%) Web Services
8 2 (1.69%) Apache Tez
8 2 (1.69%) Dropwizard
8 2 (1.69%) Kafka
8 2 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.85%) Apache Thrift
9 1 (0.85%) JRuby
9 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.81%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (19.49%) Visualisation
3 15 (12.71%) Client/Server
4 14 (11.86%) Management Information System
5 13 (11.02%) Data Integration
6 10 (8.47%) Algorithms
7 8 (6.78%) iSeries
8 5 (4.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (3.39%) Virtual Team
10 3 (2.54%) DataPower
11 2 (1.69%) Clustering
11 2 (1.69%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.69%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
12 1 (0.85%) NHS
12 1 (0.85%) Replication
12 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.85%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 65 (55.08%) Linux
2 49 (41.53%) Windows
3 5 (4.24%) OpenVMS
3 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.39%) SUSE
5 3 (2.54%) Solaris
6 2 (1.69%) CentOS
7 1 (0.85%) AIX
7 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.85%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.88%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (22.03%) Data Architecture
2 26 (22.03%) Data Modelling
3 25 (21.19%) Open Source
4 23 (19.49%) Data Visualisation
5 14 (11.86%) Information Management
6 12 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.17%) Data Transformation
6 12 (10.17%) Logical Data Model
6 12 (10.17%) Physical Data Model
7 11 (9.32%) Data Management
7 11 (9.32%) DevOps
7 11 (9.32%) Release Management
8 9 (7.63%) SFIA
9 8 (6.78%) ITIL
10 7 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.93%) ETL
11 6 (5.08%) Business Transformation
11 6 (5.08%) Computer Security
11 6 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.90%) SQL
2 33 (27.97%) Java
3 29 (24.58%) Shell Script
4 16 (13.56%) Perl
5 12 (10.17%) JavaScript
6 10 (8.47%) Groovy
7 9 (7.63%) Jython
8 8 (6.78%) C++
9 7 (5.93%) Python
10 5 (4.24%) Ruby
11 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.54%) Clojure
11 3 (2.54%) Scala
12 2 (1.69%) C
12 2 (1.69%) R
13 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (3.39%) GCIH
1 4 (3.39%) GSEC
1 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (3.39%) SAS Certification
2 3 (2.54%) Degree
3 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.93%) Docker
3 1 (0.85%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (9.32%) Control-M
2 6 (5.08%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (5.08%) Puppet
3 3 (2.54%) Ansible
3 3 (2.54%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.69%) Graphite
4 2 (1.69%) Mesos
4 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.69%) QRadar
4 2 (1.69%) Salt
5 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 44 (37.29%) Oracle
2 26 (22.03%) CA
2 26 (22.03%) Informatica
3 25 (21.19%) Tableau
4 12 (10.17%) IBM
5 9 (7.63%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.08%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.24%) Teradata
8 4 (3.39%) Splunk
8 4 (3.39%) Veritas
9 3 (2.54%) HP
10 2 (1.69%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.69%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.69%) IFS
11 1 (0.85%) Apple
11 1 (0.85%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.85%) EMC
11 1 (0.85%) F5
11 1 (0.85%) VMware
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