The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 49 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Contract jobs citing UNIX 50 107 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.98% 7.11% 5.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.29% 23.52% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 58
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £28.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.30% -2.54%
Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
307 455 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.32% 30.25% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 193 179
Average daily rate £250 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 38
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £36.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
UNIX
Yorkshire

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 -15 30 £300 -15.78% 20
Bradford -7 6 £343 +44.21% 2
Halifax -3 3 £425 -5.55% 1
Huddersfield - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - -
Mirfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - - 1
Bingley - - - -
UNIX
Yorkshire

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 58 (43.94%) Oracle
2 44 (33.33%) Linux
3 34 (25.76%) Windows
4 28 (21.21%) SQL
5 26 (19.70%) Oracle Database
6 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 24 (18.18%) Finance
7 23 (17.42%) Java
7 23 (17.42%) ITIL
8 19 (14.39%) WebLogic
8 19 (14.39%) PL/SQL
9 17 (12.88%) Apache
9 17 (12.88%) SOA
10 16 (12.12%) Perforce
11 15 (11.36%) IBM
11 15 (11.36%) Oracle Forms
12 14 (10.61%) .NET
12 14 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (10.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (10.61%) Oracle BPM
13 13 (9.85%) VMware
14 12 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (9.09%) WebSphere
14 12 (9.09%) DB2
15 11 (8.33%) COBOL
15 11 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (8.33%) AIX
15 11 (8.33%) Solaris
15 11 (8.33%) MS Excel
15 11 (8.33%) Shell Script

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 19 (14.39%) WebLogic
2 17 (12.88%) Apache
3 12 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.82%) CMS
5 8 (6.06%) nginx
6 7 (5.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (3.79%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (2.27%) Confluence
9 3 (2.27%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.27%) SAS
9 3 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.52%) ATG Dynamo
10 2 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.52%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.76%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.76%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (10.61%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.76%) Magento
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.82%) OpenVPN
2 6 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.55%) SAN
2 6 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (3.79%) SSL
4 4 (3.03%) Firewall
4 4 (3.03%) VPN
5 3 (2.27%) HTTP
5 3 (2.27%) VLAN
5 3 (2.27%) NAS
6 2 (1.52%) DNS
6 2 (1.52%) WAN
7 1 (0.76%) FTP
7 1 (0.76%) LDAP
7 1 (0.76%) LAN
7 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.76%) 2G
7 1 (0.76%) SSH
7 1 (0.76%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.70%) Oracle Database
2 14 (10.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (9.09%) DB2
4 11 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (7.58%) Oracle9i Database
6 9 (6.82%) MySQL
7 7 (5.30%) SQL Server
7 7 (5.30%) Relational Database
8 6 (4.55%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.79%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (2.27%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.76%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.76%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 15 (11.36%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (6.06%) Maven
2 8 (6.06%) JIRA
3 6 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.03%) Hudson
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.52%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.52%) NeoLoad
6 2 (1.52%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.76%) ProC
7 1 (0.76%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.76%) WebSpeed
7 1 (0.76%) JMeter
7 1 (0.76%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.76%) Subversion
7 1 (0.76%) Selenium
7 1 (0.76%) Firebug
General
1 24 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Banking
3 3 (2.27%) Retail
3 3 (2.27%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.27%) Marketing
4 2 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.76%) Back Office
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (16.67%) Developer
2 20 (15.15%) Administrator
3 17 (12.88%) Analyst
4 15 (11.36%) Architect
5 10 (7.58%) DBA
5 10 (7.58%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (6.06%) Applications Support
6 8 (6.06%) Technical Architect
7 6 (4.55%) Tester
7 6 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.55%) Configuration Manager
7 6 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (3.79%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.03%) Consultant
9 4 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (3.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (2.27%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.61%) .NET
2 10 (7.58%) Oracle ADF
3 9 (6.82%) Middleware
3 9 (6.82%) XML
4 7 (5.30%) Web Services
4 7 (5.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 6 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (3.79%) Spring
6 5 (3.79%) JDBC
7 4 (3.03%) HTML
7 4 (3.03%) CSS
7 4 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (3.03%) JMS
7 4 (3.03%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.27%) J2EE
9 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.76%) JSP
10 1 (0.76%) XSLT
10 1 (0.76%) XHTML
10 1 (0.76%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Clustering
2 9 (6.82%) PKI
3 8 (6.06%) Semantic Web
4 7 (5.30%) Mainframe
4 7 (5.30%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.03%) NHS
6 3 (2.27%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.52%) iSeries
7 2 (1.52%) Replication
7 2 (1.52%) Statistics
7 2 (1.52%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.52%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 44 (33.33%) Linux
2 34 (25.76%) Windows
3 11 (8.33%) AIX
3 11 (8.33%) Solaris
4 7 (5.30%) CentOS
5 6 (4.55%) HPUX
6 5 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.03%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.27%) zOS
9 2 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.76%) MVS
10 1 (0.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.42%) ITIL
2 17 (12.88%) SOA
3 14 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (6.82%) Service Management
7 8 (6.06%) RDF
7 8 (6.06%) Performance Testing
8 7 (5.30%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.30%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (5.30%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.30%) Workflow
9 6 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (4.55%) BPEL
9 6 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 6 (4.55%) Incident Management
10 5 (3.79%) CMMI
11 4 (3.03%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.03%) TDD
11 4 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.21%) SQL
2 23 (17.42%) Java
3 19 (14.39%) PL/SQL
4 11 (8.33%) COBOL
4 11 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.30%) Python
5 7 (5.30%) C++
5 7 (5.30%) Perl
6 6 (4.55%) C
7 5 (3.79%) C#
8 3 (2.27%) PHP
8 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.27%) VB
8 3 (2.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.76%) sed
9 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.76%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (0.76%) AWK
9 1 (0.76%) Korn
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (5.30%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) MCSE
3 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.52%) Degree
5 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.76%) OCP
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) SLA
2 4 (3.03%) COBIT
3 3 (2.27%) QA
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.06%) Squid
3 5 (3.79%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (2.27%) vSphere
6 1 (0.76%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.76%) Samba
6 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) Data Guard
1 6 (4.55%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.52%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.76%) Cacti
3 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.76%) Control-M
3 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 58 (43.94%) Oracle
2 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.12%) Perforce
4 15 (11.36%) IBM
5 13 (9.85%) VMware
6 9 (6.82%) Splunk
7 6 (4.55%) HP
8 5 (3.79%) Citrix
8 5 (3.79%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.27%) FatWire
9 3 (2.27%) jBASE
9 3 (2.27%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.27%) Cognos
10 2 (1.52%) JBoss
10 2 (1.52%) Progress
10 2 (1.52%) Cisco
10 2 (1.52%) ATG
11 1 (0.76%) Zend
11 1 (0.76%) Sun
11 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago