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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 37 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Unix 60 103 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.13% 5.28% 6.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.86% 24.47% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 60 89
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.59% +9.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £286 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £675 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £25.83 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+52.95% -35.03%

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
336 421 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.11% 21.59% 19.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 264 217
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 32
Median hourly rate £11.25 £14.00 £14.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -1.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.15 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -9 47 £425 -8.10% 8
Halifax +1 5 £440 -2.11%
Pudsey -2 2 £420 -
Wakefield - 2 £450 -
Bradford +4 1 £425 +47.82%
Unix
Yorkshire

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 78 (62.40%) Linux
2 45 (36.00%) Windows
3 39 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (28.80%) Finance
4 36 (28.80%) SQL
5 33 (26.40%) Python
6 27 (21.60%) Ruby
7 24 (19.20%) Configuration Management
7 24 (19.20%) Cisco
7 24 (19.20%) Git (software)
7 24 (19.20%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (17.60%) HTML
9 21 (16.80%) Java
9 21 (16.80%) JavaScript
9 21 (16.80%) VMware
9 21 (16.80%) Puppet
10 20 (16.00%) Service Delivery
11 18 (14.40%) Shell Script
11 18 (14.40%) DevOps
12 17 (13.60%) Relational Database
13 16 (12.80%) XML
13 16 (12.80%) HTTP
13 16 (12.80%) Subversion
14 15 (12.00%) Scala
15 14 (11.20%) Visualisation
15 14 (11.20%) Jenkins
15 14 (11.20%) Oracle
15 14 (11.20%) CSS
15 14 (11.20%) Mac OS X
16 13 (10.40%) SQL Server

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 (8.00%) SAS
2 5 (4.00%) CloudStack
2 5 (4.00%) IBM Domino
2 5 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.60%) Apache
3 2 (1.60%) Confluence
3 2 (1.60%) IIS
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.80%) nginx
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.80%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) GitHub
2 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.80%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.80%) Office 365
3 1 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.80%) HTTP
2 12 (9.60%) Firewall
3 7 (5.60%) FTP
4 5 (4.00%) BIG-IP
4 5 (4.00%) LDAP
4 5 (4.00%) SSL
4 5 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.20%) Internet
6 3 (2.40%) DNS
6 3 (2.40%) Extranet
6 3 (2.40%) Intranet
6 3 (2.40%) LAN
6 3 (2.40%) WAN
7 2 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.60%) IPv4
7 2 (1.60%) MPLS
7 2 (1.60%) OSPF
7 2 (1.60%) SAN
7 2 (1.60%) VPN
7 2 (1.60%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.60%) Relational Database
2 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.20%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.00%) DB2
4 5 (4.00%) DB2 UDB
4 5 (4.00%) MySQL
4 5 (4.00%) OLTP
4 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.40%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.40%) Riak
7 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (19.20%) Git (software)
2 16 (12.80%) Subversion
3 14 (11.20%) Jenkins
4 12 (9.60%) Selenium
5 9 (7.20%) JIRA
6 8 (6.40%) Cucumber
6 8 (6.40%) Maven
6 8 (6.40%) WebDriver
7 6 (4.80%) Grunt
7 6 (4.80%) Vagrant
8 5 (4.00%) JMeter
8 5 (4.00%) JUnit
9 3 (2.40%) LoadRunner
9 3 (2.40%) RSpec
10 2 (1.60%) Gradle
10 2 (1.60%) Hudson
10 2 (1.60%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.60%) Mockito
10 2 (1.60%) Spock
10 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (28.80%) Finance
2 9 (7.20%) Banking
3 5 (4.00%) Law
3 5 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (0.80%) Games
4 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (26.40%) Developer
2 21 (16.80%) Administrator
3 11 (8.80%) DBA
3 11 (8.80%) Scala Developer
4 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (6.40%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (6.40%) Java Developer
5 8 (6.40%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) SAS Administrator
7 6 (4.80%) Architect
7 6 (4.80%) Tester
7 6 (4.80%) Unix Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) DB2 DBA
8 5 (4.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) DB2 Administrator
9 4 (3.20%) Developer in Test
9 4 (3.20%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.60%) HTML
2 16 (12.80%) XML
3 14 (11.20%) CSS
4 8 (6.40%) SOAP
5 7 (5.60%) JSON
6 5 (4.00%) ISPF
6 5 (4.00%) REST
6 5 (4.00%) Web Services
7 4 (3.20%) Dropwizard
8 3 (2.40%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.40%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.40%) J2EE
8 3 (2.40%) JSP
8 3 (2.40%) Middleware
8 3 (2.40%) OpenID
8 3 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (2.40%) React
8 3 (2.40%) RESTEasy
8 3 (2.40%) SailPoint
8 3 (2.40%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.20%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.60%) iSeries
3 9 (7.20%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.60%) Client/Server
5 6 (4.80%) Replication
6 5 (4.00%) HACMP
6 5 (4.00%) Mainframe
6 5 (4.00%) Tandem
7 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.40%) User Experience
7 3 (2.40%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 2 (1.60%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.60%) PKI
9 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.80%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 78 (62.40%) Linux
2 45 (36.00%) Windows
3 14 (11.20%) Mac OS X
4 10 (8.00%) Solaris
5 8 (6.40%) AIX
6 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.20%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.40%) zOS
9 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.80%) HPUX
10 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.20%) Configuration Management
3 20 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 18 (14.40%) DevOps
5 14 (11.20%) Visualisation
6 13 (10.40%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (10.40%) Web Development
7 12 (9.60%) Continuous Deployment
7 12 (9.60%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (9.60%) Web Design
8 11 (8.80%) ITIL
9 8 (6.40%) Change Management
9 8 (6.40%) Scrum
9 8 (6.40%) Service Management
9 8 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.60%) Analytics
10 7 (5.60%) Migration
10 7 (5.60%) People Management
10 7 (5.60%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (5.60%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.80%) SQL
2 33 (26.40%) Python
3 27 (21.60%) Ruby
4 21 (16.80%) Java
4 21 (16.80%) JavaScript
5 18 (14.40%) Shell Script
6 15 (12.00%) Scala
7 13 (10.40%) Bash Shell
8 10 (8.00%) Perl
9 5 (4.00%) AWK
9 5 (4.00%) C
9 5 (4.00%) JCL
10 4 (3.20%) PHP
11 3 (2.40%) Korn
12 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.80%) C#
13 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.40%) SC Cleared
1 8 (6.40%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.00%) SAS Certification
3 3 (2.40%) Degree
4 2 (1.60%) CCNA
4 2 (1.60%) CCNP
4 2 (1.60%) CISA
4 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.60%) CISM
4 2 (1.60%) CISSP
4 2 (1.60%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.80%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (4.80%) SLA
3 5 (4.00%) QA
4 3 (2.40%) SDET
5 2 (1.60%) FATCA
6 1 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (8.00%) vSphere
2 6 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.00%) Docker
3 5 (4.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 5 (4.00%) Xen
3 5 (4.00%) XenServer
4 3 (2.40%) Firmware
4 3 (2.40%) NDS
5 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.60%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (16.80%) Puppet
2 12 (9.60%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (4.80%) NetBackup
5 5 (4.00%) Ansible
5 5 (4.00%) Cobbler
6 3 (2.40%) OpenAM
7 2 (1.60%) OpenView
7 2 (1.60%) vRealize
8 1 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.80%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.80%) Nagios
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.80%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.80%) QRadar
8 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (19.20%) Cisco
2 21 (16.80%) VMware
3 14 (11.20%) Oracle
4 10 (8.00%) IBM
4 10 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.20%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.20%) NetApp
6 8 (6.40%) Avaya
7 7 (5.60%) F5
8 5 (4.00%) CyberArk
8 5 (4.00%) Palo Alto
9 4 (3.20%) Citrix
9 4 (3.20%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.20%) Symantec
10 3 (2.40%) Axway
10 3 (2.40%) CA
10 3 (2.40%) HP
10 3 (2.40%) IBM Sterling
10 3 (2.40%) Novell
10 3 (2.40%) Sun
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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