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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 27 26 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing UNIX 13 14 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.88% 4.55% 12.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.67% 15.38% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 26
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£325 £288 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +85.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £180 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £555 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.08 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.27% -21.42%
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
60 91 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.91% 29.55% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 57
Average daily rate £325 £200 £164
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £105 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £385 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 26
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.88 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.22% -21.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.13 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 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.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -1 12 £325 +18.18% 4
Barnsley - - - -
UNIX
Yorkshire

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX.

1 23 (63.89%) Linux
2 19 (52.78%) Finance
3 17 (47.22%) Oracle
4 14 (38.89%) WebSphere
5 12 (33.33%) Java
6 9 (25.00%) SQL
6 9 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 9 (25.00%) Banking
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (19.44%) Perl
7 7 (19.44%) ETL
7 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (19.44%) WebSphere Portal
8 6 (16.67%) Ab Initio
8 6 (16.67%) Data Management
9 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
9 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
10 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
10 4 (11.11%) HTTP
10 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
10 4 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (11.11%) Spring
10 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 4 (11.11%) iSeries
11 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
11 3 (8.33%) NetApp
11 3 (8.33%) Middleware
11 3 (8.33%) MVC

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (38.89%) WebSphere
2 7 (19.44%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (5.56%) Tuxedo
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) TeamSite
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) NAS
2 2 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (2.78%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) 2G
3 1 (2.78%) SSH
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.33%) CouchDB
4 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.33%) Couchbase
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.56%) MySQL
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Maven
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Administrator
2 6 (16.67%) Ab Initio Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.56%) DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.78%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (11.11%) Spring
1 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
2 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (8.33%) Middleware
3 2 (5.56%) J2EE
3 2 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) iSeries
3 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) AIX
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) ETL
2 6 (16.67%) Data Management
3 3 (8.33%) TDD
3 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (8.33%) BDD
3 3 (8.33%) MVC
3 3 (8.33%) ATDD
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.56%) Security Management
5 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (19.44%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) Jython
5 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) VBScript
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Control-M
1 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.56%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.78%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Ab Initio
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.33%) NetApp
6 2 (5.56%) VMware
6 2 (5.56%) EMC
6 2 (5.56%) BMC
7 1 (2.78%) IBM
7 1 (2.78%) Symantec
7 1 (2.78%) MKS
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