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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 28 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing UNIX 14 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.22% 5.75% 6.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.00% 21.28% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 14
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£325 £200 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £172 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £407 £418
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 £36.25 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+72.61% -23.63%
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
50 94 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.06% 27.01% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 47 46
Average daily rate £325 £215 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.16% -33.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £110 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £353 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 21
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -43.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -5 12 £325 +47.72% 5
UNIX
Yorkshire

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (64.86%) Linux
2 19 (51.35%) Finance
3 15 (40.54%) Oracle
4 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
5 13 (35.14%) Java
6 8 (21.62%) Banking
6 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
7 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
7 7 (18.92%) WebSphere Portal
7 7 (18.92%) SQL
7 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
8 6 (16.22%) Perl
9 5 (13.51%) ETL
9 5 (13.51%) HTTP
9 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
9 5 (13.51%) MVC
9 5 (13.51%) CouchDB
9 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.51%) BDD
9 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
9 5 (13.51%) ATDD
9 5 (13.51%) Couchbase
9 5 (13.51%) TDD
9 5 (13.51%) Data Management
9 5 (13.51%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (13.51%) Spring
9 5 (13.51%) Spring MVC

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
2 7 (18.92%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) TeamSite
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) HTTP
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) LDAP
3 2 (5.41%) NAS
4 1 (2.70%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
1 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.51%) CouchDB
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.51%) Couchbase
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Administrator
2 5 (13.51%) Deployment Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Ab Initio Developer
3 4 (10.81%) WebSphere Administrator
3 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) DBA
4 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
4 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Python/Django Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Django Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (13.51%) Spring
1 5 (13.51%) Spring MVC
2 4 (10.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (10.81%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (8.11%) CSS
3 3 (8.11%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) Middleware
4 2 (5.41%) J2EE
4 2 (5.41%) Django
5 1 (2.70%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) iSeries
3 1 (2.70%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Solaris
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) ETL
1 5 (13.51%) MVC
1 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (13.51%) BDD
1 5 (13.51%) ATDD
1 5 (13.51%) TDD
1 5 (13.51%) Data Management
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL
3 2 (5.41%) Security Management
3 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.70%) Coaching
4 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) Build Automation
4 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
4 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) Java
2 7 (18.92%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
3 6 (16.22%) Perl
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) Jython
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CCA
1 2 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
2 2 (5.41%) XenApp
2 2 (5.41%) UAG
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Data Guard
1 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Ab Initio
4 3 (8.11%) NetApp
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) EMC
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) MKS
6 1 (2.70%) BMC
6 1 (2.70%) Symantec
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