The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 137 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.034% 0.087% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.093% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£440 £375 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +48.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £358 £330
% change year-on-year
-4.32% +8.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -
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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
2706 2145 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.80% 93.75% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1814 1339 1009
Average daily rate £350 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 110 121
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £30.00 £43.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX Administrator in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited UNIX Administrator in their job title 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 with UNIX Administrator in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Control-M
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) LDAP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) CMDB
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) MongoDB

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited UNIX Administrator in their job title 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 with UNIX Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Control-M
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas