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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 15 6 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Contract jobs citing Unix 39 68 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.86% 13.33% 3.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.24% 44.74% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 49 7
Median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £307 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+69.56% -42.13%

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
102 152 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.18% 29.80% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 105 22
Median daily rate £425 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £251 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 9
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.60 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -4 37 £450 -5.26% 3
Barnsley +3 1 £388 +19.23%
Unix
Yorkshire

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 53 (69.74%) Linux
2 33 (43.42%) Git (software)
3 28 (36.84%) Java
4 23 (30.26%) Mac OS X
5 22 (28.95%) CSS
6 21 (27.63%) Configuration Management
7 20 (26.32%) DevOps
8 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
8 18 (23.68%) Python
8 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (22.37%) Web Development
9 17 (22.37%) Finance
9 17 (22.37%) Mentoring
10 16 (21.05%) HTML
11 15 (19.74%) Line Management
11 15 (19.74%) Relational Database
12 14 (18.42%) Red Hat
12 14 (18.42%) TDD
12 14 (18.42%) Banking
13 13 (17.11%) SUSE
13 13 (17.11%) Perl
13 13 (17.11%) Solaris
13 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (15.79%) Puppet
14 12 (15.79%) Jenkins
14 12 (15.79%) Ruby
15 11 (14.47%) Web Services
15 11 (14.47%) Shell Script
15 11 (14.47%) Continuous Delivery
16 10 (13.16%) REST

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 9 (11.84%) Confluence
1 9 (11.84%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.58%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.58%) SAS
2 5 (6.58%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (6.58%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (3.95%) FileNet
5 1 (1.32%) Apache
5 1 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.32%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.32%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) GitHub
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) HTTP
2 9 (11.84%) DNS
3 6 (7.89%) NAS
3 6 (7.89%) SAN
4 5 (6.58%) DHCP
4 5 (6.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (5.26%) LDAP
5 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.21%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.89%) Apache Hive
3 6 (7.89%) Big Data
3 6 (7.89%) HBase
4 5 (6.58%) DataStage
5 4 (5.26%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.63%) Pentaho
6 2 (2.63%) Spark SQL
7 1 (1.32%) Ingres
7 1 (1.32%) Redis
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (43.42%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 10 (13.16%) JIRA
4 4 (5.26%) git-flow
4 4 (5.26%) Maven
5 3 (3.95%) Gradle
5 3 (3.95%) Mockito
5 3 (3.95%) Spock
6 2 (2.63%) Ant
6 2 (2.63%) EasyMock
6 2 (2.63%) jMock
6 2 (2.63%) Subversion
7 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.32%) JUnit
7 1 (1.32%) Selenium
7 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (22.37%) Finance
2 14 (18.42%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Developer
2 16 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Administrator
4 11 (14.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (9.21%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (6.58%) Big Data Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Data Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) WebSphere Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Linux Specialist
7 4 (5.26%) Network Specialist
7 4 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Unix Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.95%) CSS
2 16 (21.05%) HTML
3 11 (14.47%) Web Services
4 10 (13.16%) REST
5 6 (7.89%) XML
6 5 (6.58%) Middleware
7 4 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (3.95%) JSON
8 3 (3.95%) SOAP
9 2 (2.63%) Apache Tez
9 2 (2.63%) Node.js
9 2 (2.63%) Spring
9 2 (2.63%) Velocity
10 1 (1.32%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (1.32%) Gherkin
10 1 (1.32%) IBM Integration Bus
10 1 (1.32%) jQuery
10 1 (1.32%) Meteor
10 1 (1.32%) React
10 1 (1.32%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) User Experience
2 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.58%) iSeries
4 4 (5.26%) Replication
4 4 (5.26%) Symmetrix
5 3 (3.95%) DataPower
6 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.32%) Clustering
7 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.32%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 53 (69.74%) Linux
2 23 (30.26%) Mac OS X
3 13 (17.11%) Solaris
3 13 (17.11%) SUSE
4 10 (13.16%) AIX
4 10 (13.16%) Windows
5 7 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (5.26%) VMS
7 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Configuration Management
2 20 (26.32%) DevOps
3 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.37%) Mentoring
4 17 (22.37%) Web Development
5 15 (19.74%) Line Management
6 14 (18.42%) TDD
7 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (14.47%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (13.16%) Visualisation
10 9 (11.84%) BDD
10 9 (11.84%) Front End Development
11 7 (9.21%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (9.21%) Web Design
12 6 (7.89%) Automated Testing
12 6 (7.89%) ETL
13 5 (6.58%) Data Modelling
13 5 (6.58%) MapReduce
13 5 (6.58%) Prototyping
14 4 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.84%) Java
2 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.68%) Python
3 13 (17.11%) Perl
4 12 (15.79%) Ruby
5 11 (14.47%) Shell Script
6 7 (9.21%) Bash Shell
6 7 (9.21%) SQL
7 3 (3.95%) C
7 3 (3.95%) Scala
8 2 (2.63%) Clojure
8 2 (2.63%) Groovy
8 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.32%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.32%) ES6
9 1 (1.32%) Jython
9 1 (1.32%) Korn
9 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
1 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.32%) FATCA
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Docker
2 6 (7.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (5.26%) NFS
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (5.26%) SRDF
3 4 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (5.26%) Veritas File System
4 3 (3.95%) HDFS
5 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Puppet
2 6 (7.89%) Ansible
2 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.26%) Cobbler
3 4 (5.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (1.32%) Control-M
4 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Red Hat
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle
3 6 (7.89%) Cisco
3 6 (7.89%) EMC
3 6 (7.89%) IBM
3 6 (7.89%) Veritas
3 6 (7.89%) VMware
4 5 (6.58%) Ab Initio
4 5 (6.58%) Brocade
4 5 (6.58%) F5
4 5 (6.58%) Infoblox
4 5 (6.58%) Informatica
4 5 (6.58%) NetApp
5 4 (5.26%) Sun
6 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.63%) HP
7 2 (2.63%) SAP
7 2 (2.63%) Splunk
8 1 (1.32%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
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