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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 106 117 115
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 20 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.76% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £356
% change year-on-year
+3.21% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.25 -
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
2436 2152 2240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.62% 93.97% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1236 1077
Average daily rate £363 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 123 154
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.88 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.81% -19.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.14 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £31.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

UNIX Administrator Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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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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
West Yorkshire +6 20 £450 - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) UNIX
2 19 (82.61%) Solaris
3 17 (73.91%) Oracle
4 9 (39.13%) HP
5 8 (34.78%) SAN
5 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
5 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
5 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
5 8 (34.78%) NAS
6 7 (30.43%) LDAP
6 7 (30.43%) DNS
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (30.43%) Service Management
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
7 6 (26.09%) Apache
7 6 (26.09%) Samba
8 5 (21.74%) Linux
8 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
8 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
9 4 (17.39%) Ingres
9 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (13.04%) ITIL
10 3 (13.04%) AIX
10 3 (13.04%) Firewall
10 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
11 2 (8.70%) Perl
11 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
11 2 (8.70%) Korn
12 1 (4.35%) DB2

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Apache
2 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) SAN
1 8 (34.78%) NAS
2 7 (30.43%) LDAP
2 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 12c
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) Ingres
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) UNIX
2 19 (82.61%) Solaris
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.04%) AIX
6 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Service Management
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) ETL
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Fault Management
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Samba
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) HP
3 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco