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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 55 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +10
Contract jobs citing Unix 71 145 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.81% 6.48% 4.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.14% 26.41% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 102 42
Median daily rate £400 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £548 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
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
371 549 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.91% 24.53% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 313 210
Median daily rate £360 £380 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £195 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 54 39
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.38 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.05% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.86 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £17.50 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -37 45 £358 -15.88% 16
Halifax +8 9 £438 +2.33%
Bradford +16 4 - -
Pudsey - 3 £450 -
Wakefield -6 1 - -
Unix
Yorkshire

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 91 (50.28%) Linux
2 59 (32.60%) Windows
3 55 (30.39%) Finance
4 46 (25.41%) Java
5 42 (23.20%) Configuration Management
6 41 (22.65%) SQL
7 39 (21.55%) Shell Script
7 39 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (19.34%) JavaScript
9 34 (18.78%) AIX
9 34 (18.78%) Service Management
10 33 (18.23%) Oracle
11 32 (17.68%) SDLC
12 31 (17.13%) Perl
12 31 (17.13%) Banking
13 29 (16.02%) Data Centre
14 27 (14.92%) Translating Business Requirements
15 26 (14.36%) Capacity Planning
15 26 (14.36%) HTTP
16 25 (13.81%) HTML
16 25 (13.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 25 (13.81%) Law
16 25 (13.81%) Git (software)
17 24 (13.26%) Cisco
18 23 (12.71%) Relational Database
19 22 (12.15%) Firewall
19 22 (12.15%) Subversion
20 21 (11.60%) XML
21 20 (11.05%) Puppet
22 19 (10.50%) Continuous Integration

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.97%) SAS
2 7 (3.87%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.21%) FileNet
4 4 (2.21%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.66%) CloudStack
5 3 (1.66%) IIS
5 3 (1.66%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.66%) nginx
6 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.10%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.55%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.55%) JBoss
7 1 (0.55%) Jetty
7 1 (0.55%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.97%) GitHub
2 4 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.10%) IaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.36%) HTTP
2 22 (12.15%) Firewall
3 18 (9.94%) TCP/IP
4 14 (7.73%) Internet
5 13 (7.18%) BIG-IP
5 13 (7.18%) DNS
6 12 (6.63%) SSL
7 10 (5.52%) Extranet
7 10 (5.52%) Intranet
8 9 (4.97%) LAN
8 9 (4.97%) WAN
9 8 (4.42%) LDAP
10 6 (3.31%) FTP
11 5 (2.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (2.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (2.21%) Network Security
13 3 (1.66%) VPN
14 2 (1.10%) SAN
14 2 (1.10%) SSH
15 1 (0.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.71%) Relational Database
2 15 (8.29%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (6.08%) MySQL
3 11 (6.08%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.97%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.87%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.87%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.31%) DB2
7 5 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.21%) Neo4j
8 4 (2.21%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.66%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.66%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (1.10%) Base SAS
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (13.81%) Git (software)
2 22 (12.15%) Subversion
3 15 (8.29%) Jenkins
4 14 (7.73%) Cucumber
4 14 (7.73%) Selenium
5 11 (6.08%) ClearCase
5 11 (6.08%) WebDriver
6 9 (4.97%) Maven
7 7 (3.87%) JIRA
7 7 (3.87%) Vagrant
8 6 (3.31%) ClearQuest
8 6 (3.31%) Grunt
9 5 (2.76%) RSpec
10 4 (2.21%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.66%) Hudson
11 3 (1.66%) JMeter
11 3 (1.66%) JUnit
11 3 (1.66%) LoadRunner
11 3 (1.66%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
General
1 55 (30.39%) Finance
2 31 (17.13%) Banking
3 25 (13.81%) Law
4 9 (4.97%) Games
5 4 (2.21%) Billing
6 2 (1.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.10%) Retail
6 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.55%) French Language
7 1 (0.55%) German Language
7 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (27.62%) Developer
2 27 (14.92%) Administrator
2 27 (14.92%) Software Manager
3 26 (14.36%) Configuration Manager
3 26 (14.36%) Software Configuration Manager
4 18 (9.94%) Java Developer
5 16 (8.84%) Analyst
6 12 (6.63%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (6.08%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
8 10 (5.52%) Digital Developer
9 8 (4.42%) DBA
9 8 (4.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (4.42%) Senior Configuration Manager
9 8 (4.42%) Senior Manager
10 7 (3.87%) Consultant
10 7 (3.87%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (3.31%) Configuration and Release Manager
11 6 (3.31%) Deployment Manager
11 6 (3.31%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.31%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.81%) HTML
2 21 (11.60%) XML
3 18 (9.94%) CSS
4 13 (7.18%) Node.js
5 12 (6.63%) JSON
5 12 (6.63%) Web Services
6 11 (6.08%) REST
7 9 (4.97%) React
7 9 (4.97%) Spring
8 8 (4.42%) Dropwizard
8 8 (4.42%) Hibernate
8 8 (4.42%) Sass
8 8 (4.42%) SOAP
9 7 (3.87%) jQuery
9 7 (3.87%) Mustache
10 6 (3.31%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.31%) J2EE
10 6 (3.31%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (2.76%) RESTful
11 5 (2.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.02%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.97%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.31%) Credit Risk
4 6 (3.31%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.76%) PKI
6 4 (2.21%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.21%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.21%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.66%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.66%) Smartcard
7 3 (1.66%) User Experience
8 2 (1.10%) Clustering
8 2 (1.10%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.10%) iSeries
8 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.10%) Replication
8 2 (1.10%) SCADA
8 2 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.55%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 91 (50.28%) Linux
2 59 (32.60%) Windows
3 34 (18.78%) AIX
4 15 (8.29%) Mac OS X
5 10 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.97%) Windows Server
6 9 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (4.42%) Solaris
8 3 (1.66%) HPUX
9 2 (1.10%) SUSE
10 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.20%) Configuration Management
2 39 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (18.78%) Service Management
4 32 (17.68%) SDLC
5 27 (14.92%) Translating Business Requirements
6 26 (14.36%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (10.50%) TDD
8 16 (8.84%) Migration
9 15 (8.29%) Unit Testing
10 14 (7.73%) BDD
11 13 (7.18%) DevOps
11 13 (7.18%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (7.18%) Web Design
12 12 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (6.08%) Load Balancing
14 10 (5.52%) Front End Development
15 9 (4.97%) Continuous Deployment
15 9 (4.97%) ITIL
15 9 (4.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (25.41%) Java
2 41 (22.65%) SQL
3 39 (21.55%) Shell Script
4 35 (19.34%) JavaScript
5 31 (17.13%) Perl
6 18 (9.94%) Ruby
7 15 (8.29%) Bash Shell
8 12 (6.63%) Python
9 9 (4.97%) PL/SQL
10 8 (4.42%) Scala
11 7 (3.87%) PHP
12 4 (2.21%) ES6
13 3 (1.66%) C++
14 1 (0.55%) C
14 1 (0.55%) COBOL
14 1 (0.55%) Groovy
14 1 (0.55%) JCL
14 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (3.31%) CISM
2 6 (3.31%) CISSP
2 6 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (2.76%) CCNP
4 4 (2.21%) CCNA
5 3 (1.66%) Degree
5 3 (1.66%) MCSE
5 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.66%) RHCE
6 2 (1.10%) CISA
6 2 (1.10%) ISEB
6 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.10%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.55%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.55%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (5.52%) QA
3 6 (3.31%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (2.21%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.66%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (1.66%) HL7
6 3 (1.66%) SDET
7 1 (0.55%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.52%) Firmware
3 7 (3.87%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.87%) Docker
4 5 (2.76%) Xen
5 3 (1.66%) NDS
5 3 (1.66%) vSphere
5 3 (1.66%) XenApp
5 3 (1.66%) XenServer
6 2 (1.10%) KVM
6 2 (1.10%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (1.10%) PowerHA
6 2 (1.10%) vCloud
6 2 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.55%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (11.05%) Puppet
2 6 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.21%) Ansible
3 4 (2.21%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.66%) Cobbler
4 3 (1.66%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.66%) OpenAM
5 2 (1.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.10%) SCCM
6 1 (0.55%) Grafana
6 1 (0.55%) Kibana
6 1 (0.55%) MAINVIEW
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.55%) Opsview
6 1 (0.55%) Packer
6 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (18.23%) Oracle
2 24 (13.26%) Cisco
3 18 (9.94%) Microsoft
4 17 (9.39%) IBM
4 17 (9.39%) VMware
5 14 (7.73%) F5
6 13 (7.18%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.87%) Sybase
8 5 (2.76%) Citrix
8 5 (2.76%) EMC
8 5 (2.76%) Sun
9 4 (2.21%) Fortinet
9 4 (2.21%) Symantec
10 3 (1.66%) BMC
10 3 (1.66%) CA
10 3 (1.66%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (1.66%) NetApp
10 3 (1.66%) Novell
11 2 (1.10%) Ab Initio
11 2 (1.10%) HP
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