The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Administrator
England / Yorkshire
Rank 120 126 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 5 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.32% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.34% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 16
Median daily rate £350 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2114 2667 2325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.40% 94.98% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1364 1712 1549
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 115 117
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £10.06 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Unix Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix Administrator across the Yorkshire region.

Unix Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Unix Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix Administrator across the Yorkshire region.

Unix Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Unix Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
South Yorkshire -8 4 £350 -12.50%
West Yorkshire +12 1 £375 +50.00%
Unix Administrator
England

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Unix Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Unix
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
2 8 (72.73%) Solaris
3 7 (63.64%) AIX
3 7 (63.64%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (54.55%) NAS
4 6 (54.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (54.55%) SUSE
4 6 (54.55%) EMC
4 6 (54.55%) Veritas
4 6 (54.55%) IBM
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) Symmetrix
6 4 (36.36%) Change Management
6 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (36.36%) Replication
6 4 (36.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (36.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (36.36%) Veritas File System
6 4 (36.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (36.36%) SRDF
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) LDAP
6 4 (36.36%) VMS
6 4 (36.36%) NFS

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) NAS
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) LDAP
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) HTTP
4 2 (18.18%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
1 4 (36.36%) Symmetrix
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 8 (72.73%) Solaris
3 7 (63.64%) AIX
3 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (54.55%) SUSE
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (36.36%) VMS
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 1 (9.09%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (36.36%) NFS
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (36.36%) SRDF
2 4 (36.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (36.36%) Veritas File System
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (9.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
2 6 (54.55%) EMC
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) Veritas
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Sun
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Splunk