The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.65% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
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 £40.00 £25.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+54.88% -35.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 11.63% 32.14% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £263 £370 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.05% +74.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £315 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.20 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.54% -0.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wakefield region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Wakefield region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Wakefield region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

Unix
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Unix.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cloudera