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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 21 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing UNIX 21 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.68% 6.37% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.83% 19.01% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 17
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£325 £275 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +71.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
92 121 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.86% 33.52% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 67 32
Average daily rate £325 £300 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 24
Average hourly rate £13.98 £12.88 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.50% -28.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £10.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +10 19 £325 +18.18% 6
Barnsley 0 1 - -
UNIX
Yorkshire

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) Oracle
4 10 (31.25%) WebSphere
5 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
5 9 (28.13%) Java
6 8 (25.00%) SQL
6 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
7 7 (21.88%) Perl
7 7 (21.88%) ETL
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.75%) Ab Initio
8 6 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (18.75%) WebSphere Portal
8 6 (18.75%) Banking
8 6 (18.75%) Data Management
9 5 (15.63%) iSeries
9 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
10 4 (12.50%) DB2
10 4 (12.50%) ITIL
10 4 (12.50%) Control-M
10 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
11 3 (9.38%) NetApp
11 3 (9.38%) Spring
11 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 10 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 6 (18.75%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (6.25%) Tuxedo
4 1 (3.13%) SAS
4 1 (3.13%) TeamSite
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) 2G
2 1 (3.13%) SSH
2 1 (3.13%) NAS
2 1 (3.13%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (12.50%) DB2
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.25%) CouchDB
5 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.25%) Couchbase
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Ab Initio Developer
4 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.25%) DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Web Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (9.38%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) Spring MVC
4 2 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (3.13%) Middleware
5 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) iSeries
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.13%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) AIX
3 2 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Debian
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ETL
2 6 (18.75%) Data Management
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Security Management
4 2 (6.25%) MVC
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.25%) TDD
4 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.25%) BDD
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.25%) ATDD
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Coaching
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) Build Automation
5 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Java
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (21.88%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Control-M
2 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.13%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
3 6 (18.75%) Ab Initio
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) NetApp
5 2 (6.25%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) BMC
5 2 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) Splunk
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec
6 1 (3.13%) MKS
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
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