The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills 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 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 24 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing Unix 172 135 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.01% 5.29% 4.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.54% 26.26% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 102 56
Average daily rate £450 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £39.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +113.51%
Unix
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
648 514 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.64% 20.16% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 295 263
Average daily rate £400 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £157 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 59 46
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £22.50 £14.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Unix
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 93 £424 +13.00% 26
South Yorkshire +19 67 £450 +9.09% 14
North Yorkshire +4 2 £281 -19.06% 5
East Yorkshire - 2 - -
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Unix also 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 that cited Unix.

1 206 (66.45%) Linux
2 115 (37.10%) Java
3 99 (31.94%) SQL
4 88 (28.39%) Finance
4 88 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (23.23%) Python
6 70 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
7 69 (22.26%) Windows
8 59 (19.03%) Oracle
8 59 (19.03%) Ruby
9 57 (18.39%) HTML
10 50 (16.13%) Mac OS X
10 50 (16.13%) MongoDB
11 49 (15.81%) Git (software)
12 47 (15.16%) .NET
13 45 (14.52%) Internet
14 42 (13.55%) JavaScript
14 42 (13.55%) Configuration Management
15 38 (12.26%) HTTP
15 38 (12.26%) Opscode Chef
16 36 (11.61%) SAS
16 36 (11.61%) Migration
17 35 (11.29%) REST
17 35 (11.29%) Bash Shell
17 35 (11.29%) Puppet
18 34 (10.97%) TDD
19 33 (10.65%) IBM
20 32 (10.32%) Microsoft
20 32 (10.32%) Shell Script
20 32 (10.32%) Node.js

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Unix also 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 that cited Unix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (11.61%) SAS
2 32 (10.32%) Node.js
3 23 (7.42%) Apache
4 21 (6.77%) WebSphere
5 17 (5.48%) WebLogic
6 16 (5.16%) Tomcat
7 14 (4.52%) nginx
8 9 (2.90%) OpenStack
9 8 (2.58%) CloudStack
9 8 (2.58%) WebSphere Portal
10 7 (2.26%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.94%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 5 (1.61%) IIS
12 5 (1.61%) JBoss
13 4 (1.29%) IBM Domino
14 3 (0.97%) CICS
14 3 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.97%) FileNet
14 3 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (1.94%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.32%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.32%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.90%) IaaS
4 5 (1.61%) GitHub
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.32%) PaaS
5 1 (0.32%) SaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (14.52%) Internet
2 38 (12.26%) HTTP
3 20 (6.45%) SAN
4 16 (5.16%) NAS
5 13 (4.19%) TCP/IP
6 11 (3.55%) Firewall
7 10 (3.23%) DNS
8 8 (2.58%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (2.58%) SSL
9 7 (2.26%) FTP
9 7 (2.26%) LDAP
10 6 (1.94%) Network Security
11 5 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.61%) WAN
12 4 (1.29%) LAN
13 3 (0.97%) DHCP
13 3 (0.97%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.97%) GSM
13 3 (0.97%) SMTP
13 3 (0.97%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.13%) MongoDB
2 31 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 29 (9.35%) Hadoop
4 28 (9.03%) Relational Database
5 27 (8.71%) MySQL
6 22 (7.10%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (6.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 17 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (5.48%) Neo4j
9 16 (5.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 15 (4.84%) Big Data
11 14 (4.52%) Oracle Database
12 13 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (4.19%) Apache Hive
12 13 (4.19%) Redis
12 13 (4.19%) SQL Server
13 11 (3.55%) Base SAS
13 11 (3.55%) SAS EBI
14 10 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Miner
15 8 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 49 (15.81%) Git (software)
2 31 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 28 (9.03%) Subversion
4 23 (7.42%) Maven
5 14 (4.52%) Mockito
6 12 (3.87%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.90%) PHPUnit
8 6 (1.94%) JIRA
9 4 (1.29%) Artifactory
9 4 (1.29%) GitLab
9 4 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.29%) Selenium
9 4 (1.29%) Toad
10 3 (0.97%) ERwin
10 3 (0.97%) JDeveloper
10 3 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.97%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.65%) RSpec
12 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
General
1 88 (28.39%) Finance
2 23 (7.42%) Banking
3 7 (2.26%) Financial Institution
3 7 (2.26%) Retail
4 5 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.29%) Back Office
6 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.97%) Marketing
7 1 (0.32%) Electronics
7 1 (0.32%) Games
7 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (32.26%) Developer
2 53 (17.10%) Administrator
3 39 (12.58%) Java Developer
4 36 (11.61%) Analyst
5 28 (9.03%) Senior Developer
6 27 (8.71%) Architect
6 27 (8.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 23 (7.42%) Digital Developer
7 23 (7.42%) Support Analyst
7 23 (7.42%) Technical Architect
7 23 (7.42%) Unix Support
8 21 (6.77%) Unix Analyst
9 20 (6.45%) Unix Support Analyst
10 18 (5.81%) Senior Java Developer
10 18 (5.81%) SQL Analyst
10 18 (5.81%) Unix Administrator
11 17 (5.48%) Applications Support
11 17 (5.48%) Applications Support Analyst
11 17 (5.48%) SQL Support Analyst
12 16 (5.16%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (18.39%) HTML
2 47 (15.16%) .NET
3 35 (11.29%) REST
4 28 (9.03%) CSS
5 18 (5.81%) JAX-RS
6 16 (5.16%) Hibernate
6 16 (5.16%) Middleware
7 13 (4.19%) HTML5
8 12 (3.87%) JSON
8 12 (3.87%) XHTML
9 11 (3.55%) jQuery
10 10 (3.23%) AngularJS
10 10 (3.23%) CSS3
11 9 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails
11 9 (2.90%) Sensu
11 9 (2.90%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (2.58%) J2EE
12 8 (2.58%) Play Framework
12 8 (2.58%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (2.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 70 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.77%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.84%) Visualisation
4 13 (4.19%) Credit Risk
5 11 (3.55%) iSeries
6 9 (2.90%) Clustering
7 8 (2.58%) AS400
7 8 (2.58%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.26%) Data Integration
8 7 (2.26%) NHS
9 5 (1.61%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.97%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.97%) User Experience
10 3 (0.97%) VSAM
11 2 (0.65%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.65%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.65%) Social Media
11 2 (0.65%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 206 (66.45%) Linux
2 69 (22.26%) Windows
3 50 (16.13%) Mac OS X
4 32 (10.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (8.39%) AIX
6 12 (3.87%) SUSE
7 11 (3.55%) Solaris
8 7 (2.26%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (1.94%) CentOS
9 6 (1.94%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.61%) Windows Server
11 4 (1.29%) CoreOS
11 4 (1.29%) HPUX
11 4 (1.29%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.29%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.29%) zOS
12 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (13.55%) Configuration Management
3 36 (11.61%) Migration
4 34 (10.97%) TDD
5 31 (10.00%) BDD
5 31 (10.00%) DevOps
6 30 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (8.39%) Responsive Web Design
7 26 (8.39%) Web Design
8 25 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (7.42%) Web Accessibility
10 19 (6.13%) ETL
11 18 (5.81%) ITIL
12 16 (5.16%) Web Development
13 15 (4.84%) OO
14 14 (4.52%) Data Modelling
15 13 (4.19%) Web Operations
16 12 (3.87%) Analytics
17 11 (3.55%) Microservices
17 11 (3.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 115 (37.10%) Java
2 99 (31.94%) SQL
3 72 (23.23%) Python
4 59 (19.03%) Ruby
5 42 (13.55%) JavaScript
6 35 (11.29%) Bash Shell
7 32 (10.32%) Shell Script
8 29 (9.35%) C++
8 29 (9.35%) Perl
9 19 (6.13%) C#
10 18 (5.81%) PowerShell
11 15 (4.84%) PHP
12 12 (3.87%) PL/SQL
13 10 (3.23%) Scala
14 8 (2.58%) R
15 6 (1.94%) Go
15 6 (1.94%) PHP 5
16 5 (1.61%) C
16 5 (1.61%) Korn
16 5 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (7.42%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.52%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (1.94%) Degree
5 4 (1.29%) IBM AIX Certification
5 4 (1.29%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.29%) SAS Certification
6 3 (0.97%) ISEB
7 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.32%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) CCNP
8 1 (0.32%) MCSE
8 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.87%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (2.26%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.97%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.97%) QA
4 1 (0.32%) FINREP
4 1 (0.32%) HL7
4 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (4.52%) Docker
2 9 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.90%) Xen
3 8 (2.58%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.58%) NFS
3 8 (2.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 8 (2.58%) vSphere
4 7 (2.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (1.61%) KVM
5 5 (1.61%) XenServer
6 4 (1.29%) Ceph
6 4 (1.29%) Firmware
6 4 (1.29%) GlusterFS
6 4 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.97%) HDFS
8 2 (0.65%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.65%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (0.65%) RACF
8 2 (0.65%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.65%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 38 (12.26%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (11.29%) Puppet
3 19 (6.13%) Tivoli
4 15 (4.84%) Cobbler
5 13 (4.19%) Salt
6 11 (3.55%) logstash
7 10 (3.23%) Ansible
8 9 (2.90%) Grafana
8 9 (2.90%) Kibana
8 9 (2.90%) Uchiwa
9 8 (2.58%) Graphite
9 8 (2.58%) StatsD
10 5 (1.61%) Control-M
10 5 (1.61%) Opsview
11 4 (1.29%) HAProxy
11 4 (1.29%) Kubernetes
11 4 (1.29%) Nagios
11 4 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.97%) Oracle Identity Management
13 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 59 (19.03%) Oracle
2 33 (10.65%) IBM
3 32 (10.32%) Microsoft
4 27 (8.71%) Red Hat
5 26 (8.39%) VMware
6 14 (4.52%) Teradata
7 13 (4.19%) Tableau
8 11 (3.55%) HP
8 11 (3.55%) NetApp
9 9 (2.90%) F5
9 9 (2.90%) Veritas
10 8 (2.58%) Apigee
10 8 (2.58%) Citrix
10 8 (2.58%) Mashery
11 7 (2.26%) Brocade
11 7 (2.26%) EMC
11 7 (2.26%) Sitecore
12 6 (1.94%) Cisco
12 6 (1.94%) Cloudera
12 6 (1.94%) EnterpriseDB
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