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 29 June 2015 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 18 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 34 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.04% 3.56% 4.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.20% 10.89% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 8
Average daily rate
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£356 £425 £189
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.17% +125.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £348 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £277
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -91.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +18.64%
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
125 101 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 29.55% 32.69% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 49 43
Average daily rate £288 £275 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £110 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.35 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -57.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £10.00 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -7.40%

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 29 June 2015.

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 29 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 13 £363 -14.70% 5
Doncaster - 13 £450 - 2
Rotherham - 2 £288 -
UNIX
Yorkshire

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) SQL
3 19 (41.30%) Linux
4 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
5 15 (32.61%) Data Centre
6 14 (30.43%) NetApp
7 13 (28.26%) Migration
8 12 (26.09%) VMware
8 12 (26.09%) SAN
9 10 (21.74%) NFS
9 10 (21.74%) Java
9 10 (21.74%) Brocade
9 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
9 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
9 10 (21.74%) NAS
9 10 (21.74%) Data ONTAP
9 10 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 8 (17.39%) Finance
11 7 (15.22%) .NET
11 7 (15.22%) IIS
11 7 (15.22%) Citrix
12 6 (13.04%) Perl
12 6 (13.04%) Oracle
12 6 (13.04%) ITIL
12 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
13 5 (10.87%) Apache
13 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
13 5 (10.87%) VB
13 5 (10.87%) DB2

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 7 (15.22%) IIS
2 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.87%) Apache
3 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.70%) JBoss
4 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.17%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.17%) CICS
6 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) SAN
2 10 (21.74%) NAS
2 10 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (8.70%) Firewall
4 3 (6.52%) HTTP
4 3 (6.52%) DNS
5 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) DB2
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) CouchDB
4 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.52%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.17%) DataStage
5 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.17%) Toad
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Applications Support
4 5 (10.87%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) SAN Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) NAS Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) NetApp Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) NetApp Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Database Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) J2EE
2 3 (6.52%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (6.52%) Spring
2 3 (6.52%) Spring MVC
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) Django
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) FlexPod
4 2 (4.35%) iSeries
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Linux
3 10 (21.74%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (6.52%) Windows 2000
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.52%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) AIX
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Migration
2 6 (13.04%) ITIL
3 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (8.70%) Web Development
5 3 (6.52%) MVC
5 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.52%) BDD
5 3 (6.52%) TDD
5 3 (6.52%) ATDD
5 3 (6.52%) Software Delivery
6 2 (4.35%) Server Building
6 2 (4.35%) Project Management
6 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.17%) Change Management
7 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.17%) ETL
7 1 (2.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (21.74%) Java
3 6 (13.04%) Perl
4 5 (10.87%) VB
5 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.35%) Jython
6 2 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) CCA
3 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) NFS
2 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) UAG
4 1 (2.17%) vCloud
4 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Control-M
2 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) NetApp
3 12 (26.09%) VMware
4 10 (21.74%) Brocade
5 7 (15.22%) Citrix
6 6 (13.04%) Oracle
7 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.70%) EMC
8 3 (6.52%) Cisco
9 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
9 1 (2.17%) Sybase
9 1 (2.17%) Sun
9 1 (2.17%) HP
9 1 (2.17%) Splunk
9 1 (2.17%) Teradata
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