The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Unix Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support
Rank 138 138 129
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Support 4 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.31% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.33% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £375 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £258 £248
% change year-on-year
+21.35% +3.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00
Unix Support
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
2714 2767 2447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.77% 95.02% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1877 1834 1563
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £226 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 106 127
Median hourly rate £15.32 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.84% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Unix Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Unix Support Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Unix Support
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Unix Support Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Unix Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Unix Support Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Unix Support
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 Support within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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 -4 4 £375 +66.66%
Unix Support
England

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Unix Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Unix
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (23.08%) Change Management
6 3 (23.08%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) SSH
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
6 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.69%) DHCP
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.69%) JBoss

Unix Support 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SSH
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow