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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 47 25 46
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +21
Contract jobs citing Unix 86 146 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.33% 6.48% 3.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.83% 27.34% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 99 34
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £534 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
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
394 534 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.84% 23.70% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 313 203
Median daily rate £365 £365 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 47 32
Median hourly rate £11.75 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.95% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.14 £9.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 £40.00 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -36 52 £375 -11.76% 15
Halifax +12 16 £427 -0.29% 1
Bradford +9 6 £310 -29.14% 2
Huddersfield +6 2 £310 -
Pudsey - 1 £450 -
Unix
Yorkshire

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 92 (50.55%) Linux
2 60 (32.97%) Finance
3 59 (32.42%) Windows
4 49 (26.92%) Java
5 45 (24.73%) SQL
6 41 (22.53%) Configuration Management
7 40 (21.98%) JavaScript
8 36 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (19.23%) Banking
9 35 (19.23%) Oracle
9 35 (19.23%) Shell Script
10 32 (17.58%) HTTP
10 32 (17.58%) Service Management
11 31 (17.03%) Perl
12 30 (16.48%) HTML
13 29 (15.93%) AIX
13 29 (15.93%) Data Centre
13 29 (15.93%) SDLC
14 28 (15.38%) Relational Database
15 25 (13.74%) Translating Business Requirements
16 24 (13.19%) Capacity Planning
16 24 (13.19%) Law
17 23 (12.64%) Subversion
17 23 (12.64%) Cisco
18 22 (12.09%) Git (software)
19 21 (11.54%) Microsoft
19 21 (11.54%) Mac OS X
19 21 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 21 (11.54%) CSS
19 21 (11.54%) TDD

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 11 (6.04%) SAS
1 11 (6.04%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.75%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.20%) FileNet
3 4 (2.20%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 4 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.65%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.65%) nginx
5 2 (1.10%) Apache
5 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.10%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.10%) IIS
6 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.55%) JBoss
6 1 (0.55%) Jetty
6 1 (0.55%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.65%) GitHub
3 2 (1.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.58%) HTTP
2 21 (11.54%) Firewall
3 19 (10.44%) TCP/IP
4 14 (7.69%) BIG-IP
4 14 (7.69%) DNS
4 14 (7.69%) Internet
5 13 (7.14%) SSL
6 11 (6.04%) Extranet
6 11 (6.04%) Intranet
7 9 (4.95%) LAN
7 9 (4.95%) WAN
8 7 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (3.30%) FTP
9 6 (3.30%) Network Security
10 3 (1.65%) LDAP
10 3 (1.65%) SSH
10 3 (1.65%) VPN
11 2 (1.10%) SAN
12 1 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 16 (8.79%) Oracle Database
3 15 (8.24%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (6.59%) SQL Server
6 11 (6.04%) Hadoop
7 9 (4.95%) DB2
7 9 (4.95%) Neo4j
7 9 (4.95%) NoSQL
8 8 (4.40%) MySQL
9 6 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.65%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 2 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (12.64%) Subversion
2 22 (12.09%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.59%) Cucumber
4 9 (4.95%) ClearCase
4 9 (4.95%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.85%) Maven
6 6 (3.30%) ClearQuest
6 6 (3.30%) Jasmine
6 6 (3.30%) Mockito
7 5 (2.75%) Selenium
7 5 (2.75%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.65%) Hudson
8 3 (1.65%) JIRA
8 3 (1.65%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.10%) Capybara
9 2 (1.10%) JUnit
9 2 (1.10%) RSpec
10 1 (0.55%) Gradle
10 1 (0.55%) Vagrant
General
1 60 (32.97%) Finance
2 35 (19.23%) Banking
3 24 (13.19%) Law
4 10 (5.49%) Games
5 4 (2.20%) Billing
6 3 (1.65%) Retail
7 2 (1.10%) Marketing
8 1 (0.55%) French Language
8 1 (0.55%) German Language
8 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (32.97%) Developer
2 31 (17.03%) Administrator
3 26 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 25 (13.74%) Software Manager
5 24 (13.19%) Configuration Manager
5 24 (13.19%) Software Configuration Manager
6 18 (9.89%) Analyst
7 15 (8.24%) Digital Developer
8 13 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (5.49%) DBA
10 9 (4.95%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
10 9 (4.95%) Consultant
10 9 (4.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (4.40%) HTML Developer
11 8 (4.40%) Senior Configuration Manager
11 8 (4.40%) Senior Manager
12 7 (3.85%) Applications Support
12 7 (3.85%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.30%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.48%) HTML
2 21 (11.54%) CSS
3 17 (9.34%) Node.js
3 17 (9.34%) REST
4 13 (7.14%) XML
5 12 (6.59%) Web Services
6 11 (6.04%) Spring
7 10 (5.49%) Dropwizard
7 10 (5.49%) Hibernate
8 9 (4.95%) JAX-RS
9 8 (4.40%) React
9 8 (4.40%) Sass
10 7 (3.85%) jQuery
10 7 (3.85%) Mustache
11 6 (3.30%) DOM
11 6 (3.30%) Ember.js
11 6 (3.30%) J2EE
12 5 (2.75%) JSON
12 5 (2.75%) RESTful
12 5 (2.75%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.93%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.30%) Credit Risk
4 6 (3.30%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.20%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.20%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.20%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.20%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.65%) iSeries
6 3 (1.65%) PKI
6 3 (1.65%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.10%) Clustering
7 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.10%) Replication
7 2 (1.10%) SCADA
7 2 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.55%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 92 (50.55%) Linux
2 59 (32.42%) Windows
3 29 (15.93%) AIX
4 21 (11.54%) Mac OS X
5 13 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.40%) Solaris
8 7 (3.85%) Windows Server
9 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.65%) HPUX
11 2 (1.10%) SUSE
12 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.53%) Configuration Management
2 36 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (17.58%) Service Management
4 29 (15.93%) SDLC
5 25 (13.74%) Translating Business Requirements
6 24 (13.19%) Capacity Planning
7 21 (11.54%) TDD
8 19 (10.44%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (10.44%) Web Design
9 17 (9.34%) BDD
9 17 (9.34%) Unit Testing
10 15 (8.24%) Web Development
11 14 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
12 13 (7.14%) Load Balancing
12 13 (7.14%) Migration
13 12 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (6.04%) Front End Development
14 11 (6.04%) Software Engineering
15 10 (5.49%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 49 (26.92%) Java
2 45 (24.73%) SQL
3 40 (21.98%) JavaScript
4 35 (19.23%) Shell Script
5 31 (17.03%) Perl
6 11 (6.04%) PL/SQL
7 10 (5.49%) Ruby
8 9 (4.95%) Bash Shell
8 9 (4.95%) PHP
9 6 (3.30%) ES6
9 6 (3.30%) Python
10 5 (2.75%) Scala
11 3 (1.65%) C++
11 3 (1.65%) COBOL
12 1 (0.55%) C
12 1 (0.55%) Groovy
12 1 (0.55%) JCL
12 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.75%) CCNP
5 4 (2.20%) CCNA
5 4 (2.20%) CISM
5 4 (2.20%) CISSP
6 3 (1.65%) Degree
6 3 (1.65%) MCSE
6 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.65%) RHCE
7 2 (1.10%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.10%) ISEB
7 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.10%) SAS Certification
7 2 (1.10%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (3.30%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.30%) QA
3 5 (2.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.20%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.65%) HL7
6 1 (0.55%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.04%) Firmware
1 11 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.20%) Docker
4 3 (1.65%) XenApp
5 2 (1.10%) KVM
5 2 (1.10%) PowerHA
5 2 (1.10%) vCloud
5 2 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.10%) Xen
5 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.55%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (4.40%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (4.40%) Puppet
2 5 (2.75%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.10%) SCCM
4 1 (0.55%) Ansible
4 1 (0.55%) Control-M
4 1 (0.55%) Grafana
4 1 (0.55%) Kibana
4 1 (0.55%) logstash
4 1 (0.55%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.55%) Opsview
4 1 (0.55%) Packer
4 1 (0.55%) SCOM
4 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.55%) vRealize
4 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (19.23%) Oracle
2 23 (12.64%) Cisco
3 21 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 17 (9.34%) IBM
5 16 (8.79%) Red Hat
6 15 (8.24%) F5
7 13 (7.14%) VMware
8 5 (2.75%) EMC
9 4 (2.20%) Fortinet
9 4 (2.20%) Sybase
10 3 (1.65%) BMC
10 3 (1.65%) Citrix
11 2 (1.10%) Ab Initio
11 2 (1.10%) Intel
11 2 (1.10%) Netezza
11 2 (1.10%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.10%) Sun
11 2 (1.10%) Symantec
11 2 (1.10%) Teradata
12 1 (0.55%) Splunk
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