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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 42 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Contract jobs citing Unix 52 69 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.67% 3.48% 7.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.77% 17.08% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 98
Median daily rate £423 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £568 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
263 404 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.55% 20.40% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 238 264
Median daily rate £375 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 31
Median hourly rate £10.65 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.14% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.15 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.46 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 40 £408 +1.87% 17
Halifax +4 3 £425 -5.55%
Pudsey -2 1 £420 -
Unix
Yorkshire

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 70 (56.91%) Linux
2 44 (35.77%) Windows
3 37 (30.08%) Finance
4 33 (26.83%) SQL
5 28 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (21.14%) Ruby
7 25 (20.33%) Cisco
8 24 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (18.70%) Python
10 22 (17.89%) Java
11 21 (17.07%) Git (software)
11 21 (17.07%) Puppet
12 20 (16.26%) Configuration Management
13 19 (15.45%) Shell Script
13 19 (15.45%) JavaScript
13 19 (15.45%) VMware
14 17 (13.82%) HTML
15 16 (13.01%) DevOps
16 15 (12.20%) Bash Shell
16 15 (12.20%) XML
16 15 (12.20%) Service Delivery
17 14 (11.38%) ITIL
17 14 (11.38%) Firewall
17 14 (11.38%) Jenkins
18 13 (10.57%) Subversion
18 13 (10.57%) Selenium
18 13 (10.57%) Perl
19 12 (9.76%) Oracle
19 12 (9.76%) SQL Server
19 12 (9.76%) CSS

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 10 (8.13%) SAS
2 5 (4.07%) CloudStack
2 5 (4.07%) IBM Domino
2 5 (4.07%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.44%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.81%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.50%) GitHub
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.38%) Firewall
2 12 (9.76%) HTTP
3 9 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.50%) BIG-IP
4 8 (6.50%) LDAP
5 6 (4.88%) Internet
5 6 (4.88%) SSL
6 5 (4.07%) FTP
7 4 (3.25%) DNS
7 4 (3.25%) Extranet
7 4 (3.25%) Intranet
7 4 (3.25%) LAN
7 4 (3.25%) WAN
8 2 (1.63%) BGP
8 2 (1.63%) EIGRP
8 2 (1.63%) IPsec
8 2 (1.63%) MPLS
8 2 (1.63%) OSPF
8 2 (1.63%) SSH
8 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.50%) MySQL
4 7 (5.69%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.88%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.07%) DB2
6 5 (4.07%) DB2 UDB
6 5 (4.07%) OLTP
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.38%) Jenkins
3 13 (10.57%) Selenium
3 13 (10.57%) Subversion
4 11 (8.94%) Cucumber
5 9 (7.32%) WebDriver
6 8 (6.50%) Maven
7 6 (4.88%) Grunt
7 6 (4.88%) JIRA
7 6 (4.88%) Vagrant
8 5 (4.07%) JMeter
8 5 (4.07%) JUnit
8 5 (4.07%) RSpec
9 4 (3.25%) ClearCase
10 3 (2.44%) Hudson
10 3 (2.44%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.63%) Capybara
11 2 (1.63%) Gradle
11 2 (1.63%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.63%) Mockito
General
1 37 (30.08%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Banking
3 7 (5.69%) Law
4 5 (4.07%) Retail
5 2 (1.63%) Marketing
5 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (19.51%) Developer
2 21 (17.07%) Administrator
3 11 (8.94%) DBA
4 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (6.50%) Java Developer
5 7 (5.69%) Analyst
5 7 (5.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (5.69%) Scala Developer
5 7 (5.69%) Tester
6 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (4.88%) SAS Administrator
7 5 (4.07%) Architect
7 5 (4.07%) Configuration Manager
7 5 (4.07%) Consultant
7 5 (4.07%) DB2 DBA
7 5 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (4.07%) Software Configuration Manager
7 5 (4.07%) Software Manager
7 5 (4.07%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.82%) HTML
2 15 (12.20%) XML
3 12 (9.76%) CSS
4 9 (7.32%) JSON
4 9 (7.32%) SOAP
5 8 (6.50%) REST
5 8 (6.50%) Web Services
6 4 (3.25%) Dropwizard
7 3 (2.44%) Ajax
7 3 (2.44%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.44%) Backbone.js
7 3 (2.44%) ebXML
7 3 (2.44%) OAuth
7 3 (2.44%) OpenID
7 3 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (2.44%) React
7 3 (2.44%) RESTEasy
7 3 (2.44%) RESTful
7 3 (2.44%) SailPoint
7 3 (2.44%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.13%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.32%) iSeries
3 9 (7.32%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.88%) Replication
5 5 (4.07%) HACMP
5 5 (4.07%) PKI
6 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.25%) VCE vBlock
7 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.44%) Credit Risk
7 3 (2.44%) Smartcard
7 3 (2.44%) User Experience
8 2 (1.63%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.63%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.63%) Tandem
9 1 (0.81%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 70 (56.91%) Linux
2 44 (35.77%) Windows
3 11 (8.94%) AIX
4 9 (7.32%) Mac OS X
4 9 (7.32%) Solaris
5 5 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.07%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.63%) HPUX
8 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (16.26%) Configuration Management
3 16 (13.01%) DevOps
4 15 (12.20%) Service Delivery
5 14 (11.38%) ITIL
6 10 (8.13%) SDLC
6 10 (8.13%) Service Management
7 9 (7.32%) Change Management
7 9 (7.32%) Scrum
7 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.50%) Migration
9 7 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.69%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (5.69%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (5.69%) Web Design
9 7 (5.69%) Web Development
10 6 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.83%) SQL
2 26 (21.14%) Ruby
3 23 (18.70%) Python
4 22 (17.89%) Java
5 19 (15.45%) JavaScript
5 19 (15.45%) Shell Script
6 15 (12.20%) Bash Shell
7 13 (10.57%) Perl
8 10 (8.13%) Scala
9 7 (5.69%) PHP
10 5 (4.07%) AWK
10 5 (4.07%) C
11 3 (2.44%) C++
12 2 (1.63%) JCL
12 2 (1.63%) Korn
12 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 6 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.07%) CCNP
2 5 (4.07%) Degree
3 4 (3.25%) SAS Certification
4 3 (2.44%) CCNA
4 3 (2.44%) CISM
4 3 (2.44%) CISSP
4 3 (2.44%) MCSE
4 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.44%) RHCE
5 2 (1.63%) CISA
5 2 (1.63%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (5.69%) QA
3 6 (4.88%) Data Quality
4 5 (4.07%) SLA
5 3 (2.44%) HL7
5 3 (2.44%) SDET
6 2 (1.63%) FATCA
7 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (8.13%) vSphere
2 6 (4.88%) Docker
2 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.07%) Xen
3 5 (4.07%) XenServer
4 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.25%) Firmware
5 3 (2.44%) NDS
6 2 (1.63%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (1.63%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (17.07%) Puppet
2 10 (8.13%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (4.07%) Cobbler
4 5 (4.07%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.25%) Ansible
6 3 (2.44%) OpenAM
6 3 (2.44%) vRealize
7 2 (1.63%) OpenView
8 1 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.81%) Nagios
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.81%) Packer
8 1 (0.81%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.81%) QRadar
8 1 (0.81%) SCCM
8 1 (0.81%) SCOM
8 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (20.33%) Cisco
2 19 (15.45%) VMware
3 12 (9.76%) Oracle
4 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
5 10 (8.13%) F5
6 9 (7.32%) Red Hat
7 8 (6.50%) IBM
8 7 (5.69%) Avaya
8 7 (5.69%) NetApp
9 5 (4.07%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (3.25%) Palo Alto
11 3 (2.44%) CA
11 3 (2.44%) HP
11 3 (2.44%) Novell
11 3 (2.44%) Sun
11 3 (2.44%) Sybase
11 3 (2.44%) Symantec
12 2 (1.63%) Citrix
12 2 (1.63%) Juniper
12 2 (1.63%) SolarWinds
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