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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 21 10 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs citing Unix 37 56 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.25% 10.81% 4.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.33% 34.15% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 9
Median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £324 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £603 £500
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 £35.00 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.75%

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
122 164 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.92% 31.66% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 108 24
Median daily rate £413 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £155 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £519 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 10
Median hourly rate £12.51 £10.00 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.05% -36.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 -5 33 £450 -5.26% 4
Barnsley 0 2 £381 +8.15% 1
Unix
Yorkshire

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 43 (61.43%) Linux
2 24 (34.29%) Java
3 22 (31.43%) Git (software)
4 17 (24.29%) Configuration Management
4 17 (24.29%) Finance
5 16 (22.86%) Perl
5 16 (22.86%) Mac OS X
6 15 (21.43%) CSS
6 15 (21.43%) Windows
6 15 (21.43%) WebSphere
6 15 (21.43%) DevOps
7 14 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 14 (20.00%) Banking
8 13 (18.57%) SUSE
8 13 (18.57%) Solaris
8 13 (18.57%) JavaScript
9 12 (17.14%) Relational Database
10 11 (15.71%) Line Management
10 11 (15.71%) Mentoring
10 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (15.71%) TDD
10 11 (15.71%) IBM
11 10 (14.29%) Web Services
11 10 (14.29%) AIX
11 10 (14.29%) Python
11 10 (14.29%) Web Development
12 9 (12.86%) JIRA
12 9 (12.86%) iSeries

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 15 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 8 (11.43%) Confluence
2 8 (11.43%) WebSphere Portal
3 6 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (7.14%) Apache Spark
4 5 (7.14%) SAS
4 5 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.29%) FileNet
7 2 (2.86%) CICS
8 1 (1.43%) Apache
8 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.43%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) GitHub
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) DNS
1 6 (8.57%) HTTP
1 6 (8.57%) NAS
1 6 (8.57%) SAN
2 5 (7.14%) LDAP
3 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.86%) DHCP
4 2 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (8.57%) Apache Hive
3 6 (8.57%) Big Data
3 6 (8.57%) HBase
4 5 (7.14%) DataStage
5 4 (5.71%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.86%) Pentaho
6 2 (2.86%) Spark SQL
7 1 (1.43%) Ingres
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (31.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.86%) JIRA
3 8 (11.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.71%) Maven
5 2 (2.86%) Ant
5 2 (2.86%) EasyMock
5 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.86%) Gradle
5 2 (2.86%) jMock
5 2 (2.86%) Mockito
5 2 (2.86%) Selenium
5 2 (2.86%) Spock
5 2 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) Build Forge
6 1 (1.43%) git-flow
6 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
General
1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 14 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Developer
2 16 (22.86%) Administrator
3 13 (18.57%) Analyst
4 12 (17.14%) Java Developer
5 9 (12.86%) WebSphere Administrator
6 8 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
8 6 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (8.57%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
9 5 (7.14%) Big Data Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Data Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Unix Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Linux Specialist
10 4 (5.71%) Operations Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) Unix Specialist
11 3 (4.29%) Server Administrator
11 3 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (4.29%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) CSS
2 10 (14.29%) Web Services
3 9 (12.86%) HTML
3 9 (12.86%) REST
4 8 (11.43%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (8.57%) Middleware
6 5 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (7.14%) XML
7 3 (4.29%) Spring
8 2 (2.86%) Apache Tez
8 2 (2.86%) JSON
8 2 (2.86%) SOAP
8 2 (2.86%) Spring MVC
8 2 (2.86%) Velocity
9 1 (1.43%) J2EE
9 1 (1.43%) JMS
9 1 (1.43%) JNDI
9 1 (1.43%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.86%) iSeries
3 8 (11.43%) User Experience
4 6 (8.57%) Visualisation
5 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.71%) DataPower
6 4 (5.71%) Replication
6 4 (5.71%) Symmetrix
7 3 (4.29%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.86%) Clustering
9 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.43%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 43 (61.43%) Linux
2 16 (22.86%) Mac OS X
3 15 (21.43%) Windows
4 13 (18.57%) Solaris
4 13 (18.57%) SUSE
5 10 (14.29%) AIX
6 7 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (5.71%) VMS
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Configuration Management
2 15 (21.43%) DevOps
3 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (15.71%) Line Management
3 11 (15.71%) Mentoring
3 11 (15.71%) TDD
4 10 (14.29%) Web Development
5 9 (12.86%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (12.86%) Front End Development
6 8 (11.43%) BDD
7 6 (8.57%) Automated Testing
7 6 (8.57%) ETL
8 5 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.14%) MapReduce
8 5 (7.14%) Prototyping
9 4 (5.71%) Change Management
9 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.29%) SDLC
10 3 (4.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.29%) Java
2 16 (22.86%) Perl
3 13 (18.57%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.29%) Python
5 7 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.57%) SQL
7 5 (7.14%) Ruby
8 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.29%) C
9 2 (2.86%) Clojure
9 2 (2.86%) Groovy
9 2 (2.86%) Jython
9 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.86%) Scala
10 1 (1.43%) C++
10 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) DBS Check
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Docker
1 6 (8.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (5.71%) NFS
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.71%) SRDF
2 4 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (5.71%) Veritas File System
3 3 (4.29%) HDFS
4 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) Puppet
2 5 (7.14%) Ansible
3 4 (5.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.43%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.43%) Control-M
5 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (15.71%) IBM
3 8 (11.43%) Oracle
4 6 (8.57%) EMC
4 6 (8.57%) Veritas
4 6 (8.57%) VMware
5 5 (7.14%) Ab Initio
5 5 (7.14%) Informatica
5 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.14%) NetApp
6 4 (5.71%) BMC
6 4 (5.71%) CA
6 4 (5.71%) Sun
7 3 (4.29%) Cisco
8 2 (2.86%) Brocade
8 2 (2.86%) F5
8 2 (2.86%) HP
8 2 (2.86%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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