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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 135 132 134
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.28% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.29% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Median daily rate £430 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+218.75% -
Unix Administrator
England

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
2739 2746 2398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.87% 95.08% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1880 1740 1515
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 128 133
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.14 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 May 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
West Yorkshire -2 2 £440 +17.20%
South Yorkshire -10 1 £415 +66.00%
Unix Administrator
England

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 6 (60.00%) Solaris
3 6 (60.00%) SAN
3 6 (60.00%) Banking
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (50.00%) NAS
4 5 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (50.00%) SUSE
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) EMC
5 4 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (40.00%) Veritas
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (20.00%) SAP
7 2 (20.00%) AIX
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (10.00%) C-shell
8 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (10.00%) E-Discovery
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing

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 1 (10.00%) FileNet
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Solaris
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (50.00%) SUSE
5 2 (20.00%) AIX
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) C-shell
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas File System
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) Sun
6 1 (10.00%) VMware