The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role 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 UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 94 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
UNIX Administrator
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1561 1454 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.48% 93.93% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1083 873 692
Average daily rate £375 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 48 94
Average hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £9.50 £8.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Administrator in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UNIX Administrator Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

UNIX Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the West Yorkshire region.

UNIX Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
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 UNIX Administrator within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Leeds +3 9 £450 +157.14%
Bradford - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
UNIX Administrator
Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited UNIX Administrator in their job title 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 with UNIX Administrator in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (85.71%) Solaris
3 16 (76.19%) Oracle
4 9 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 8 (38.10%) HP
5 8 (38.10%) SAN
5 8 (38.10%) NAS
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (33.33%) LDAP
6 7 (33.33%) DNS
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (33.33%) Service Management
7 6 (28.57%) Samba
7 6 (28.57%) Apache
8 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
9 4 (19.05%) Ingres
10 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 3 (14.29%) ITIL
10 3 (14.29%) Firewall
11 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
11 2 (9.52%) Linux
11 2 (9.52%) Korn
11 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (4.76%) Fault Management
12 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
12 1 (4.76%) Puppet

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited UNIX Administrator in their job title 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 with UNIX Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) SAN
1 8 (38.10%) NAS
2 7 (33.33%) LDAP
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) Ingres
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.76%) Games
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (85.71%) Solaris
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Fault Management
3 1 (4.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) Korn
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Samba
2 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco