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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 42 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Contract jobs citing Unix 65 85 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.30% 3.92% 6.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.59% 19.36% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 51 85
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £550 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
301 439 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.89% 20.26% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 252 239
Median daily rate £415 £373 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.40% +19.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £130 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 45 38
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £9.32 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £17.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +4 54 £400 -6.97% 16
Halifax +6 2 £450 - 1
Pudsey - 2 - -
Bradford +16 1 - - 1
Unix
Yorkshire

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 74 (52.11%) Linux
2 43 (30.28%) Windows
3 42 (29.58%) Finance
4 36 (25.35%) SQL
5 35 (24.65%) Java
5 35 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (21.83%) Shell Script
7 29 (20.42%) Configuration Management
7 29 (20.42%) JavaScript
8 26 (18.31%) Cisco
8 26 (18.31%) Git (software)
9 25 (17.61%) HTML
10 22 (15.49%) AIX
10 22 (15.49%) Subversion
10 22 (15.49%) Ruby
11 21 (14.79%) Python
11 21 (14.79%) Puppet
12 20 (14.08%) HTTP
12 20 (14.08%) Service Management
13 19 (13.38%) Firewall
13 19 (13.38%) Perl
13 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (13.38%) Data Centre
13 19 (13.38%) SDLC
14 18 (12.68%) CSS
14 18 (12.68%) XML
15 17 (11.97%) Law
15 17 (11.97%) DevOps
15 17 (11.97%) Bash Shell
16 16 (11.27%) Jenkins

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 7 (4.93%) SAS
2 5 (3.52%) CloudStack
2 5 (3.52%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.11%) IIS
3 3 (2.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.70%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.70%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) GitHub
2 1 (0.70%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.08%) HTTP
2 19 (13.38%) Firewall
3 15 (10.56%) TCP/IP
4 12 (8.45%) BIG-IP
5 10 (7.04%) Internet
5 10 (7.04%) SSL
6 9 (6.34%) DNS
7 8 (5.63%) Extranet
7 8 (5.63%) Intranet
7 8 (5.63%) LDAP
8 5 (3.52%) FTP
8 5 (3.52%) LAN
8 5 (3.52%) WAN
9 3 (2.11%) SAN
9 3 (2.11%) VPN
10 2 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.41%) IPv4
10 2 (1.41%) MPLS
10 2 (1.41%) OSPF
10 2 (1.41%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.86%) Relational Database
2 10 (7.04%) MySQL
3 9 (6.34%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.93%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.11%) DB2
8 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.41%) DB2 UDB
9 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.41%) OLTP
9 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.41%) Sybase IQ
10 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 26 (18.31%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.49%) Subversion
3 16 (11.27%) Jenkins
4 15 (10.56%) Selenium
5 13 (9.15%) Cucumber
6 12 (8.45%) WebDriver
7 10 (7.04%) Maven
8 9 (6.34%) ClearCase
8 9 (6.34%) JIRA
9 6 (4.23%) Grunt
9 6 (4.23%) JUnit
9 6 (4.23%) Vagrant
10 5 (3.52%) RSpec
11 4 (2.82%) Hudson
11 4 (2.82%) JMeter
12 3 (2.11%) LoadRunner
12 3 (2.11%) Mockito
13 2 (1.41%) Capybara
13 2 (1.41%) ClearQuest
13 2 (1.41%) Jasmine
General
1 42 (29.58%) Finance
2 17 (11.97%) Law
3 16 (11.27%) Banking
4 2 (1.41%) Games
4 2 (1.41%) Marketing
4 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (24.65%) Developer
2 26 (18.31%) Administrator
3 13 (9.15%) Analyst
3 13 (9.15%) Configuration Manager
3 13 (9.15%) Software Configuration Manager
3 13 (9.15%) Software Manager
4 12 (8.45%) Java Developer
5 10 (7.04%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
6 8 (5.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (4.93%) Consultant
7 7 (4.93%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.23%) DBA
8 6 (4.23%) Digital Developer
8 6 (4.23%) Tester
9 5 (3.52%) Automation Tester
9 5 (3.52%) HTML Developer
9 5 (3.52%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (3.52%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (2.82%) SAS Administrator
10 4 (2.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.61%) HTML
2 18 (12.68%) CSS
2 18 (12.68%) XML
3 12 (8.45%) Web Services
4 10 (7.04%) JSON
5 9 (6.34%) SOAP
6 8 (5.63%) Node.js
6 8 (5.63%) REST
6 8 (5.63%) Sass
6 8 (5.63%) Spring
7 7 (4.93%) Mustache
8 6 (4.23%) jQuery
9 5 (3.52%) Dropwizard
9 5 (3.52%) J2EE
10 4 (2.82%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.82%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (2.82%) React
10 4 (2.82%) RESTful
10 4 (2.82%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (13.38%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.93%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.52%) Mainframe
3 5 (3.52%) PKI
3 5 (3.52%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.82%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (2.11%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.11%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.11%) iSeries
5 3 (2.11%) Replication
5 3 (2.11%) Smartcard
5 3 (2.11%) User Experience
6 2 (1.41%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.41%) HACMP
6 2 (1.41%) SCADA
6 2 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.41%) Tandem
7 1 (0.70%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 74 (52.11%) Linux
2 43 (30.28%) Windows
3 22 (15.49%) AIX
4 13 (9.15%) Mac OS X
5 9 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.93%) Solaris
6 7 (4.93%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.11%) HPUX
10 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.70%) SUSE
10 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.42%) Configuration Management
3 20 (14.08%) Service Management
4 19 (13.38%) SDLC
5 17 (11.97%) DevOps
6 13 (9.15%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (9.15%) Translating Business Requirements
7 12 (8.45%) Migration
8 11 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (7.75%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (7.75%) Web Design
9 9 (6.34%) Front End Development
9 9 (6.34%) ITIL
9 9 (6.34%) Scrum
10 8 (5.63%) Continuous Deployment
11 7 (4.93%) BDD
11 7 (4.93%) Load Balancing
11 7 (4.93%) TDD
11 7 (4.93%) Web Development
12 6 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.35%) SQL
2 35 (24.65%) Java
3 31 (21.83%) Shell Script
4 29 (20.42%) JavaScript
5 22 (15.49%) Ruby
6 21 (14.79%) Python
7 19 (13.38%) Perl
8 17 (11.97%) Bash Shell
9 8 (5.63%) Scala
10 6 (4.23%) PHP
11 5 (3.52%) C
12 4 (2.82%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.11%) C++
14 2 (1.41%) AWK
14 2 (1.41%) JCL
14 2 (1.41%) Korn
15 1 (0.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.52%) CCNA
3 5 (3.52%) CCNP
3 5 (3.52%) CISM
3 5 (3.52%) CISSP
3 5 (3.52%) Degree
3 5 (3.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.11%) MCSE
4 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.11%) RHCE
5 2 (1.41%) CISA
5 2 (1.41%) ISEB
5 2 (1.41%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.41%) JNCIA
5 2 (1.41%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (6.34%) QA
3 4 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.11%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.11%) HL7
4 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.11%) SDET
5 2 (1.41%) FATCA
6 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.70%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.04%) vSphere
2 8 (5.63%) Firmware
3 7 (4.93%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.23%) Docker
4 6 (4.23%) Xen
5 5 (3.52%) XenServer
6 4 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (2.11%) NDS
7 3 (2.11%) XenApp
8 2 (1.41%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 2 (1.41%) PowerHA
8 2 (1.41%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (1.41%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.70%) KVM
9 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (14.79%) Puppet
2 10 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.52%) Cobbler
3 5 (3.52%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.82%) Ansible
4 4 (2.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (2.11%) OpenAM
5 3 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (2.11%) vRealize
6 2 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.41%) SCCM
6 2 (1.41%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.70%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.70%) Kibana
7 1 (0.70%) logstash
7 1 (0.70%) OpenView
7 1 (0.70%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.70%) SCOM
7 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (18.31%) Cisco
2 15 (10.56%) Oracle
3 14 (9.86%) F5
3 14 (9.86%) VMware
4 12 (8.45%) Microsoft
5 11 (7.75%) IBM
5 11 (7.75%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.23%) Sybase
7 5 (3.52%) Citrix
7 5 (3.52%) NetApp
8 4 (2.82%) Cyber-Ark
8 4 (2.82%) Sun
8 4 (2.82%) Symantec
9 3 (2.11%) CA
9 3 (2.11%) Novell
10 2 (1.41%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.41%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.41%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.41%) Netezza
10 2 (1.41%) Splunk