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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 23 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing UNIX 126 62 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.11% 3.89% 4.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.96% 18.79% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 41 27
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£375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £281 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £461 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+85.71% -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
371 330 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.94% 20.72% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 184 95
Average daily rate £350 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 33
Average hourly rate £16.72 £11.82 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.51% +0.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.50 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £15.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.71%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +25 99 £350 +11.11% 45
Bradford -8 11 £375 -6.25%
Halifax +2 9 £438 +12.90%
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Pudsey - - - -
UNIX
Yorkshire

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 164 (64.31%) Linux
2 84 (32.94%) Java
3 81 (31.76%) Configuration Management
4 76 (29.80%) Oracle
5 71 (27.84%) HTML
6 70 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (25.49%) Mac OS X
8 58 (22.75%) ITIL
8 58 (22.75%) REST
9 56 (21.96%) HTTP
10 55 (21.57%) Web Design
10 55 (21.57%) Responsive Web Design
11 54 (21.18%) MongoDB
12 53 (20.78%) Relational Database
13 48 (18.82%) Hibernate
14 44 (17.25%) SQL
15 43 (16.86%) Shell Script
16 41 (16.08%) Neo4j
16 41 (16.08%) JAX-RS
17 39 (15.29%) DevOps
18 38 (14.90%) Red Hat
19 35 (13.73%) Solaris
19 35 (13.73%) Python
19 35 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 33 (12.94%) AIX
21 32 (12.55%) Bash Shell
22 31 (12.16%) Git (software)
22 31 (12.16%) Subversion
22 31 (12.16%) Ruby
23 29 (11.37%) Incident Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 24 (9.41%) Apache
2 17 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 17 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 12 (4.71%) SAS
4 11 (4.31%) Oracle Service Bus
5 8 (3.14%) Node.js
6 6 (2.35%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.57%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (1.18%) nginx
8 3 (1.18%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.78%) JBoss
10 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.39%) IIS
10 1 (0.39%) Lync
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (3.92%) MS Office
1 10 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (5.10%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.18%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.18%) Route 53
3 1 (0.39%) Heroku
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (21.96%) HTTP
2 23 (9.02%) LDAP
3 20 (7.84%) DNS
4 17 (6.67%) Firewall
5 10 (3.92%) SSL
5 10 (3.92%) SAN
6 8 (3.14%) NAS
6 8 (3.14%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.75%) Internet
8 3 (1.18%) DHCP
8 3 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.78%) ATM
10 1 (0.39%) SSH
10 1 (0.39%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.18%) MongoDB
2 53 (20.78%) Relational Database
3 41 (16.08%) Neo4j
4 29 (11.37%) Oracle Database
5 20 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (6.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (5.10%) Oracle ODI
8 11 (4.31%) SQL Server
8 11 (4.31%) MySQL
9 9 (3.53%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (3.14%) Redis
10 8 (3.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 8 (3.14%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (2.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 6 (2.35%) NoSQL
12 6 (2.35%) Ingres
13 5 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.96%) DB2
13 5 (1.96%) OLAP
13 5 (1.96%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 31 (12.16%) Git (software)
1 31 (12.16%) Subversion
2 18 (7.06%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (4.71%) Hudson
4 5 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.57%) Maven
5 4 (1.57%) PVCS
6 2 (0.78%) Mockito
6 2 (0.78%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.78%) JIRA
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.39%) Toad
7 1 (0.39%) Grunt
General
1 17 (6.67%) Finance
2 8 (3.14%) Banking
3 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.18%) Retail
4 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 84 (32.94%) Developer
2 62 (24.31%) Java Developer
3 30 (11.76%) Analyst
4 29 (11.37%) Administrator
5 24 (9.41%) UNIX Administrator
6 20 (7.84%) DevOps Engineer
7 17 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 17 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 17 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 13 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (4.71%) UNIX Operator
9 12 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (4.31%) DBA
10 11 (4.31%) Configuration Manager
11 10 (3.92%) Configuration and Release Manager
11 10 (3.92%) UNIX Support
11 10 (3.92%) Release Manager
12 7 (2.75%) Support Engineer
12 7 (2.75%) Architect
12 7 (2.75%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (27.84%) HTML
2 58 (22.75%) REST
3 48 (18.82%) Hibernate
4 41 (16.08%) JAX-RS
5 21 (8.24%) Web Services
6 19 (7.45%) Middleware
7 13 (5.10%) Java EE
8 10 (3.92%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (3.53%) CSS
10 8 (3.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (1.57%) J2EE
12 3 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
12 3 (1.18%) .NET
12 3 (1.18%) JDBC
12 3 (1.18%) XML
12 3 (1.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 3 (1.18%) Spring
12 3 (1.18%) Ajax
12 3 (1.18%) LAMP
12 3 (1.18%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.88%) Clustering
1 15 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.53%) Credit Risk
3 7 (2.75%) Smartcard
4 5 (1.96%) Open Source
5 4 (1.57%) Replication
6 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.18%) DataPower
7 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.78%) User Experience
7 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.78%) NHS
8 1 (0.39%) CMDB
8 1 (0.39%) PKI
8 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 164 (64.31%) Linux
2 65 (25.49%) Mac OS X
3 35 (13.73%) Solaris
3 35 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (12.94%) AIX
5 23 (9.02%) Windows
6 15 (5.88%) Ubuntu
7 11 (4.31%) CentOS
8 4 (1.57%) HPUX
9 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (31.76%) Configuration Management
2 70 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (22.75%) ITIL
4 55 (21.57%) Web Design
4 55 (21.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 39 (15.29%) DevOps
6 29 (11.37%) Incident Management
7 24 (9.41%) E-Commerce
8 22 (8.63%) ETL
8 22 (8.63%) Service Management
9 20 (7.84%) Web Development
10 19 (7.45%) TDD
11 17 (6.67%) Mentoring
12 16 (6.27%) BDD
12 16 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (5.49%) Release Management
14 13 (5.10%) Migration
15 12 (4.71%) PRINCE2
16 11 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (4.31%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 84 (32.94%) Java
2 44 (17.25%) SQL
3 43 (16.86%) Shell Script
4 35 (13.73%) Python
5 32 (12.55%) Bash Shell
6 31 (12.16%) Ruby
7 13 (5.10%) JavaScript
8 11 (4.31%) PHP
8 11 (4.31%) C++
9 10 (3.92%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 10 (3.92%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.75%) C
11 5 (1.96%) Perl
12 3 (1.18%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.78%) BeanShell
13 2 (0.78%) Korn
14 1 (0.39%) VBScript
14 1 (0.39%) C#
14 1 (0.39%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 25 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.63%) VCP4
3 17 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.78%) Degree
5 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.57%) QA
1 4 (1.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.39%) COBIT
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.75%) Samba
1 7 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.78%) XenServer
3 2 (0.78%) vSphere
3 2 (0.78%) Xen
3 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.39%) NFS
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.39%) UAG
4 1 (0.39%) QEMU
4 1 (0.39%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (11.37%) Puppet
2 28 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (9.80%) Tivoli
4 17 (6.67%) Cobbler
5 10 (3.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.96%) Salt
7 4 (1.57%) OpenView
8 3 (1.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 3 (1.18%) Control-M
8 3 (1.18%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.78%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.78%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.39%) SCCM
10 1 (0.39%) SCOM
10 1 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 76 (29.80%) Oracle
2 38 (14.90%) Red Hat
3 25 (9.80%) HP
4 15 (5.88%) Splunk
5 14 (5.49%) Microsoft
6 13 (5.10%) VMware
6 13 (5.10%) Perforce
7 10 (3.92%) Cisco
8 8 (3.14%) IBM
9 6 (2.35%) Percona
10 5 (1.96%) NetApp
10 5 (1.96%) jBASE
11 3 (1.18%) Sun
11 3 (1.18%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.18%) SAP
12 2 (0.78%) EnterpriseDB
12 2 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (0.78%) Sybase
12 2 (0.78%) Novell
13 1 (0.39%) Remedy
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