The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portable Operating System Interface for UNIX (POSIX)
Rank 113 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing POSIX 2 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.10% - 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 12
Average daily rate
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£414 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.12%
POSIX
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
583 569 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.15% 32.00% 28.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 401 222
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing POSIX across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

POSIX
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

POSIX Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

POSIX
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing POSIX within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
Leeds - 2 £414 -
POSIX
Yorkshire

POSIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing POSIX 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 POSIX.

1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) SimpleDB
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) hybris
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
1 2 (100.00%) Route 53
1 2 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) HAProxy

POSIX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing POSIX 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 POSIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Route 53
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) SimpleDB
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
1 2 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) hybris
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle