The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX 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 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 24 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 112 75 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.64% 4.94% 6.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.02% 22.26% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 44 46
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£375 £307 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.34% +11.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
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 West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
361 337 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.41% 22.19% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 179 129
Average daily rate £340 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 34
Average hourly rate £12.25 £11.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £9.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £14.50 £110.00
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 West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

UNIX
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 within the West 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
Leeds +11 84 £350 +16.66% 16
Bradford -1 17 £375 -6.25% 4
Halifax +6 9 £425 +21.42% 1
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Bingley - - - -
UNIX
Yorkshire

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

1 134 (61.47%) Linux
2 84 (38.53%) Oracle
3 59 (27.06%) Configuration Management
4 54 (24.77%) Red Hat
5 53 (24.31%) Java
5 53 (24.31%) ITIL
6 51 (23.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 44 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (19.27%) Solaris
9 41 (18.81%) SQL
10 37 (16.97%) HTML
11 35 (16.06%) Shell Script
12 34 (15.60%) AIX
13 33 (15.14%) Mac OS X
14 32 (14.68%) HTTP
15 31 (14.22%) Relational Database
15 31 (14.22%) DevOps
16 30 (13.76%) Oracle Database
16 30 (13.76%) REST
17 29 (13.30%) Responsive Web Design
17 29 (13.30%) Web Design
18 28 (12.84%) HP
18 28 (12.84%) Python
18 28 (12.84%) E-Commerce
19 27 (12.39%) Apache
19 27 (12.39%) MongoDB
20 26 (11.93%) Bash Shell
21 25 (11.47%) Windows
21 25 (11.47%) ETL
21 25 (11.47%) Hibernate

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 27 (12.39%) Apache
2 19 (8.72%) Tomcat
3 17 (7.80%) WebLogic
4 12 (5.50%) SAS
5 10 (4.59%) Oracle Service Bus
6 8 (3.67%) WebSphere
7 7 (3.21%) Node.js
8 5 (2.29%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (2.29%) JBoss
9 3 (1.38%) nginx
9 3 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.92%) ATG Dynamo
10 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.46%) Lync
11 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.46%) IIS
11 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (5.50%) MS Excel
1 12 (5.50%) MS Office
2 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (6.88%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.38%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.38%) Route 53
3 1 (0.46%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 32 (14.68%) HTTP
2 23 (10.55%) DNS
3 13 (5.96%) LDAP
4 12 (5.50%) SAN
5 9 (4.13%) Firewall
5 9 (4.13%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.67%) NAS
7 7 (3.21%) DHCP
8 4 (1.83%) Internet
9 3 (1.38%) PuTTY
9 3 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.38%) SSL
10 2 (0.92%) ATM
11 1 (0.46%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.22%) Relational Database
2 30 (13.76%) Oracle Database
3 27 (12.39%) MongoDB
4 20 (9.17%) Neo4j
4 20 (9.17%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (8.26%) Oracle ODI
6 17 (7.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (5.05%) SQL Server
8 8 (3.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (3.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 8 (3.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (3.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 7 (3.21%) MySQL
10 6 (2.75%) Ingres
10 6 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.75%) Redis
11 5 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.83%) OLAP
12 4 (1.83%) Couchbase
12 4 (1.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (9.17%) Oracle Forms
1 20 (9.17%) Subversion
2 18 (8.26%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.42%) Hudson
4 5 (2.29%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.38%) Maven
5 3 (1.38%) JIRA
5 3 (1.38%) PVCS
5 3 (1.38%) Toad
6 2 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.46%) Grunt
7 1 (0.46%) Ant
General
1 16 (7.34%) Finance
2 9 (4.13%) Banking
3 4 (1.83%) Retail
4 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.46%) Games
5 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (22.94%) Developer
2 35 (16.06%) Java Developer
3 34 (15.60%) Analyst
4 29 (13.30%) Administrator
5 22 (10.09%) UNIX Administrator
6 19 (8.72%) Support Analyst
7 16 (7.34%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 16 (7.34%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (6.42%) DevOps Engineer
8 14 (6.42%) UNIX Operator
9 13 (5.96%) Configuration Manager
10 12 (5.50%) UNIX Engineer
11 11 (5.05%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (4.59%) DBA
12 10 (4.59%) Release Manager
12 10 (4.59%) UNIX Support
12 10 (4.59%) Configuration and Release Manager
13 7 (3.21%) Linux Engineer
13 7 (3.21%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.97%) HTML
2 30 (13.76%) REST
3 25 (11.47%) Hibernate
4 24 (11.01%) Web Services
5 21 (9.63%) Middleware
6 19 (8.72%) JAX-RS
7 14 (6.42%) Oracle Fusion
8 10 (4.59%) Java EE
9 6 (2.75%) XML
10 5 (2.29%) J2EE
10 5 (2.29%) CSS
11 4 (1.83%) JDBC
11 4 (1.83%) .NET
12 3 (1.38%) WebCenter
12 3 (1.38%) LAMP
12 3 (1.38%) Ajax
12 3 (1.38%) Spring
12 3 (1.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 3 (1.38%) XSLT
12 3 (1.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.13%) Clustering
3 8 (3.67%) Credit Risk
4 4 (1.83%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.38%) DataPower
5 3 (1.38%) Open Source
5 3 (1.38%) User Experience
6 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.92%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.46%) CMDB
7 1 (0.46%) PKI
7 1 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 134 (61.47%) Linux
2 51 (23.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 42 (19.27%) Solaris
4 34 (15.60%) AIX
5 33 (15.14%) Mac OS X
6 25 (11.47%) Windows
7 9 (4.13%) Ubuntu
8 7 (3.21%) HPUX
9 5 (2.29%) CentOS
10 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.06%) Configuration Management
2 53 (24.31%) ITIL
3 44 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (14.22%) DevOps
5 29 (13.30%) Responsive Web Design
5 29 (13.30%) Web Design
6 28 (12.84%) E-Commerce
7 25 (11.47%) ETL
8 21 (9.63%) Incident Management
9 16 (7.34%) Migration
10 15 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (6.42%) Release Management
12 12 (5.50%) PRINCE2
12 12 (5.50%) Service Management
12 12 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (5.50%) TDD
12 12 (5.50%) Mentoring
12 12 (5.50%) ITIL V3
13 11 (5.05%) Transition Management
13 11 (5.05%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 53 (24.31%) Java
2 41 (18.81%) SQL
3 35 (16.06%) Shell Script
4 28 (12.84%) Python
5 26 (11.93%) Bash Shell
6 25 (11.47%) Ruby
7 12 (5.50%) PHP
8 10 (4.59%) JavaScript
8 10 (4.59%) C++
9 8 (3.67%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.21%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 6 (2.75%) Perl
12 5 (2.29%) C
13 4 (1.83%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.92%) Korn
14 2 (0.92%) BeanShell
15 1 (0.46%) AWK
15 1 (0.46%) Jython
15 1 (0.46%) VBScript
15 1 (0.46%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (9.63%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.38%) Degree
5 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.46%) ISEB
5 1 (0.46%) OCP
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.21%) QA
2 6 (2.75%) SLA
3 2 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (3.21%) Samba
2 6 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.92%) Xen
4 2 (0.92%) vSphere
4 2 (0.92%) XenServer
5 1 (0.46%) UAG
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (9.17%) Puppet
1 20 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (8.72%) Tivoli
3 11 (5.05%) Cobbler
4 9 (4.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.38%) HAProxy
5 3 (1.38%) Salt
5 3 (1.38%) OpenView
5 3 (1.38%) CA SiteMinder
5 3 (1.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (0.92%) Control-M
6 2 (0.92%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.46%) SCCM
7 1 (0.46%) SCOM
7 1 (0.46%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 84 (38.53%) Oracle
2 54 (24.77%) Red Hat
3 28 (12.84%) HP
4 16 (7.34%) Microsoft
5 15 (6.88%) Perforce
6 12 (5.50%) VMware
7 11 (5.05%) IBM
8 7 (3.21%) Splunk
9 5 (2.29%) Business Objects
9 5 (2.29%) NetApp
10 3 (1.38%) jBASE
10 3 (1.38%) SAP
10 3 (1.38%) Sun
11 2 (0.92%) Informatica
11 2 (0.92%) Novell
11 2 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.92%) Sybase
11 2 (0.92%) ATG
11 2 (0.92%) Percona
11 2 (0.92%) EnterpriseDB
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