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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 24 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing UNIX 113 77 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.16% 4.64% 4.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.58% 20.70% 24.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 51 21
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£350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
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
382 372 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.84% 22.40% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 203 89
Average daily rate £331 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.51% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 23 34
Average hourly rate £16.72 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.39% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £16.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 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 27 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 +16 94 £350 +5.66% 20
Bradford -24 5 £375 +3.44% 2
Halifax -6 3 £475 +11.76% 3
Huddersfield - - - -
Pudsey - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
UNIX
Yorkshire

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 177 (66.54%) Linux
2 88 (33.08%) Configuration Management
3 86 (32.33%) Java
4 77 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (28.57%) HTML
6 74 (27.82%) Oracle
6 74 (27.82%) Mac OS X
7 64 (24.06%) HTTP
8 63 (23.68%) Web Design
8 63 (23.68%) Responsive Web Design
9 62 (23.31%) ITIL
10 61 (22.93%) Relational Database
11 58 (21.80%) REST
12 56 (21.05%) MongoDB
13 49 (18.42%) Hibernate
14 45 (16.92%) Shell Script
15 44 (16.54%) SQL
16 43 (16.17%) JAX-RS
17 42 (15.79%) Neo4j
18 39 (14.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 38 (14.29%) DevOps
19 38 (14.29%) Python
19 38 (14.29%) Red Hat
19 38 (14.29%) Subversion
20 37 (13.91%) Git (software)
21 36 (13.53%) Solaris
22 34 (12.78%) AIX
23 33 (12.41%) Puppet
24 32 (12.03%) Security Cleared
24 32 (12.03%) Bash Shell

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 23 (8.65%) Apache
2 18 (6.77%) Tomcat
3 17 (6.39%) WebLogic
4 12 (4.51%) SAS
5 11 (4.14%) Node.js
6 10 (3.76%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.76%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.13%) nginx
8 3 (1.13%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.75%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.38%) Lync
10 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.38%) IIS
10 1 (0.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (3.38%) MS Office
1 9 (3.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (4.14%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.13%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.13%) Route 53
2 3 (1.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (24.06%) HTTP
2 26 (9.77%) DNS
3 21 (7.89%) LDAP
4 17 (6.39%) Firewall
5 13 (4.89%) TCP/IP
6 11 (4.14%) SSL
7 10 (3.76%) SAN
8 8 (3.01%) Internet
8 8 (3.01%) NAS
9 5 (1.88%) BIG-IP
10 3 (1.13%) DHCP
10 3 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.75%) ATM
12 1 (0.38%) Intranet
12 1 (0.38%) OpenVPN
12 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 1 (0.38%) PuTTY
12 1 (0.38%) Extranet
12 1 (0.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (22.93%) Relational Database
2 56 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 42 (15.79%) Neo4j
4 29 (10.90%) Oracle Database
5 20 (7.52%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (6.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (4.89%) MySQL
7 13 (4.89%) Oracle ODI
8 11 (4.14%) SQL Server
9 9 (3.38%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (3.01%) Redis
10 8 (3.01%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 8 (3.01%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (2.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 6 (2.26%) NoSQL
12 6 (2.26%) Ingres
12 6 (2.26%) Oracle OWB
13 5 (1.88%) OLAP
13 5 (1.88%) SimpleDB
13 5 (1.88%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 38 (14.29%) Subversion
2 37 (13.91%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.02%) Oracle Forms
4 11 (4.14%) Hudson
5 5 (1.88%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.50%) PVCS
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.13%) Maven
8 2 (0.75%) Mockito
8 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.38%) JIRA
9 1 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 19 (7.14%) Finance
2 10 (3.76%) Banking
3 4 (1.50%) Retail
4 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.75%) Games
6 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (33.46%) Developer
2 63 (23.68%) Java Developer
3 33 (12.41%) Administrator
4 32 (12.03%) Analyst
5 23 (8.65%) UNIX Administrator
6 20 (7.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (6.77%) Support Analyst
8 16 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
8 16 (6.02%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 15 (5.64%) DBA
10 14 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
11 13 (4.89%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (4.14%) UNIX Support
13 10 (3.76%) UNIX Operator
13 10 (3.76%) Configuration Manager
13 10 (3.76%) Release Manager
13 10 (3.76%) Configuration and Release Manager
14 8 (3.01%) Linux Support
14 8 (3.01%) Systems Engineer
15 7 (2.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (28.57%) HTML
2 58 (21.80%) REST
3 49 (18.42%) Hibernate
4 43 (16.17%) JAX-RS
5 19 (7.14%) Middleware
6 18 (6.77%) Web Services
7 15 (5.64%) CSS
8 11 (4.14%) Java EE
9 9 (3.38%) Oracle Fusion
10 8 (3.01%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 8 (3.01%) Mustache
11 7 (2.63%) Sass
12 3 (1.13%) WebSphere MQ
12 3 (1.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 3 (1.13%) WebCenter
12 3 (1.13%) Spring
12 3 (1.13%) Ajax
12 3 (1.13%) LAMP
12 3 (1.13%) .NET
13 2 (0.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.02%) Clustering
2 14 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.51%) Replication
4 9 (3.38%) Credit Risk
5 7 (2.63%) Smartcard
6 4 (1.50%) Open Source
7 3 (1.13%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.13%) NHS
7 3 (1.13%) DataPower
8 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.75%) User Experience
9 1 (0.38%) PKI
9 1 (0.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 177 (66.54%) Linux
2 74 (27.82%) Mac OS X
3 39 (14.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 36 (13.53%) Solaris
5 34 (12.78%) AIX
6 31 (11.65%) Windows
7 13 (4.89%) Ubuntu
8 11 (4.14%) CentOS
9 4 (1.50%) HPUX
9 4 (1.50%) zOS
9 4 (1.50%) SUSE
10 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (33.08%) Configuration Management
2 77 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (23.68%) Web Design
3 63 (23.68%) Responsive Web Design
4 62 (23.31%) ITIL
5 38 (14.29%) DevOps
6 31 (11.65%) Incident Management
7 26 (9.77%) E-Commerce
8 22 (8.27%) ETL
8 22 (8.27%) Service Management
8 22 (8.27%) Web Development
9 19 (7.14%) TDD
10 17 (6.39%) Mentoring
10 17 (6.39%) BDD
11 16 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (5.26%) Release Management
12 14 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (4.89%) Migration
14 12 (4.51%) PRINCE2
15 11 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 86 (32.33%) Java
2 45 (16.92%) Shell Script
3 44 (16.54%) SQL
4 38 (14.29%) Python
5 32 (12.03%) Bash Shell
6 30 (11.28%) Ruby
7 17 (6.39%) JavaScript
8 10 (3.76%) C++
8 10 (3.76%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 9 (3.38%) PHP
10 7 (2.63%) C
11 6 (2.26%) Perl
12 2 (0.75%) C#
12 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.38%) Korn
13 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (12.03%) Security Cleared
2 19 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.75%) Degree
5 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.88%) SLA
2 3 (1.13%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (2.63%) Samba
1 7 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.75%) iptables
4 1 (0.38%) NFS
4 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.38%) Xen
4 1 (0.38%) XenServer
4 1 (0.38%) vSphere
4 1 (0.38%) UAG
4 1 (0.38%) QEMU
4 1 (0.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 33 (12.41%) Puppet
2 30 (11.28%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (10.53%) Tivoli
4 20 (7.52%) Cobbler
5 10 (3.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.88%) Salt
7 4 (1.50%) OpenView
7 4 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (1.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 3 (1.13%) Control-M
8 3 (1.13%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.38%) Ansible
9 1 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.38%) SCCM
9 1 (0.38%) SCOM
9 1 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 74 (27.82%) Oracle
2 38 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 23 (8.65%) HP
4 17 (6.39%) Microsoft
5 15 (5.64%) Splunk
6 14 (5.26%) VMware
7 11 (4.14%) Perforce
8 10 (3.76%) Cisco
9 9 (3.38%) Percona
10 6 (2.26%) NetApp
11 5 (1.88%) F5
11 5 (1.88%) IBM
11 5 (1.88%) jBASE
12 3 (1.13%) Business Objects
13 2 (0.75%) Sun
13 2 (0.75%) Dell
13 2 (0.75%) Citrix
13 2 (0.75%) Veritas
14 1 (0.38%) Trustwave
14 1 (0.38%) SAP
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