The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 34 29 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing Unix 135 179 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.57% 5.66% 3.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.24% 24.76% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 120 50
Median daily rate £425 £422 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +6.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
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
607 723 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.56% 22.84% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 400 277
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 79 67
Median hourly rate £13.70 £13.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £9.50 £10.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 -21 83 £400 -5.88% 24
South Yorkshire +9 38 £500 +31.57% 4
North Yorkshire +5 11 £413 +3.12% 3
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 153 (49.51%) Linux
2 125 (40.45%) Finance
3 117 (37.86%) Windows
4 83 (26.86%) SQL
5 82 (26.54%) Oracle
6 80 (25.89%) Java
7 69 (22.33%) Banking
8 67 (21.68%) Shell Script
9 56 (18.12%) Perl
10 51 (16.50%) JavaScript
10 51 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
11 45 (14.56%) SAS
12 42 (13.59%) Configuration Management
12 42 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (13.59%) Hadoop
13 41 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
14 40 (12.94%) MongoDB
15 37 (11.97%) HTTP
15 37 (11.97%) IBM
16 36 (11.65%) AIX
17 34 (11.00%) WebSphere
18 33 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
19 32 (10.36%) Service Management
19 32 (10.36%) Firewall
20 31 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
20 31 (10.03%) CA
21 30 (9.71%) Microsoft
21 30 (9.71%) Apache Hive
21 30 (9.71%) Visualisation
21 30 (9.71%) Open Source

Unix
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 45 (14.56%) SAS
2 34 (11.00%) WebSphere
3 14 (4.53%) WebSphere Portal
4 11 (3.56%) FileNet
5 9 (2.91%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.91%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.91%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (2.91%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (2.59%) Confluence
7 7 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (1.94%) Apache
9 4 (1.29%) JBoss
9 4 (1.29%) nginx
9 4 (1.29%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.97%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.97%) CICS
10 3 (0.97%) IBM Transformation Extender
10 3 (0.97%) IIS
10 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 9 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.94%) MS Office
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.32%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.88%) GitHub
2 6 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.65%) IaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.97%) HTTP
2 32 (10.36%) Firewall
3 25 (8.09%) TCP/IP
4 24 (7.77%) SSL
5 19 (6.15%) Internet
6 16 (5.18%) DNS
7 15 (4.85%) BIG-IP
7 15 (4.85%) LDAP
8 14 (4.53%) LAN
9 12 (3.88%) Extranet
9 12 (3.88%) Intranet
10 11 (3.56%) VPN
11 10 (3.24%) WAN
12 9 (2.91%) Network Security
13 7 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 7 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 6 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
15 5 (1.62%) FTP
16 4 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
16 4 (1.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.59%) Hadoop
2 41 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (12.94%) MongoDB
4 33 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (9.71%) Apache Hive
6 27 (8.74%) BusinessObjects
6 27 (8.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 27 (8.74%) HBase
6 27 (8.74%) Relational Database
7 26 (8.41%) Pentaho
8 20 (6.47%) Oracle Database
9 15 (4.85%) DB2
10 12 (3.88%) NoSQL
10 12 (3.88%) SQL Server
11 8 (2.59%) MySQL
12 7 (2.27%) Big Data
12 7 (2.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 6 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 5 (1.62%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 29 (9.39%) Git (software)
2 28 (9.06%) ERwin
3 22 (7.12%) Subversion
4 19 (6.15%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.88%) JIRA
6 10 (3.24%) Selenium
7 9 (2.91%) ClearCase
7 9 (2.91%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.27%) Maven
9 6 (1.94%) ClearQuest
9 6 (1.94%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.62%) Mockito
10 5 (1.62%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.29%) Gradle
11 4 (1.29%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.97%) EasyMock
12 3 (0.97%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.97%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.97%) jMock
12 3 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
General
1 125 (40.45%) Finance
2 69 (22.33%) Banking
3 24 (7.77%) Law
4 10 (3.24%) Games
5 5 (1.62%) Retail
6 4 (1.29%) Billing
7 2 (0.65%) Marketing
7 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) French Language
8 1 (0.32%) German Language
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (21.68%) Developer
2 50 (16.18%) Administrator
3 44 (14.24%) Analyst
4 25 (8.09%) Architect
4 25 (8.09%) Software Manager
5 24 (7.77%) Configuration Manager
5 24 (7.77%) Software Configuration Manager
6 23 (7.44%) Enterprise Architect
6 23 (7.44%) Java Developer
7 18 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (4.53%) Data Architect
9 13 (4.21%) Consultant
9 13 (4.21%) Enterprise Data Architect
10 12 (3.88%) Project Manager
10 12 (3.88%) Security Specialist
11 11 (3.56%) DBA
11 11 (3.56%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (3.56%) Security Analyst
11 11 (3.56%) Senior Architect
11 11 (3.56%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.41%) HTML
2 21 (6.80%) CSS
3 18 (5.83%) IBM Integration Bus
3 18 (5.83%) Middleware
3 18 (5.83%) Node.js
4 17 (5.50%) REST
5 16 (5.18%) Spring
6 15 (4.85%) Web Services
6 15 (4.85%) XML
7 14 (4.53%) J2EE
8 12 (3.88%) RESTful
8 12 (3.88%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (2.91%) Hibernate
9 9 (2.91%) JSON
10 8 (2.59%) React
10 8 (2.59%) Sass
11 7 (2.27%) jQuery
11 7 (2.27%) Mustache
11 7 (2.27%) SOAP
12 6 (1.94%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.71%) Data Centre
2 30 (9.71%) Visualisation
3 23 (7.44%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.83%) Data Integration
5 13 (4.21%) iSeries
6 11 (3.56%) Algorithms
6 11 (3.56%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.91%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.94%) Clustering
8 6 (1.94%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.62%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.29%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.29%) DataPower
10 4 (1.29%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.97%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.97%) PKI
11 3 (0.97%) Replication
11 3 (0.97%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 153 (49.51%) Linux
2 117 (37.86%) Windows
3 36 (11.65%) AIX
4 19 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (5.50%) Mac OS X
6 12 (3.88%) Windows Server
7 11 (3.56%) Solaris
7 11 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.62%) OpenVMS
10 4 (1.29%) SUSE
11 3 (0.97%) HPUX
11 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.65%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (13.59%) Configuration Management
2 32 (10.36%) Service Management
3 31 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (9.71%) Open Source
4 30 (9.71%) SDLC
5 29 (9.39%) Data Modelling
6 28 (9.06%) Data Architecture
7 26 (8.41%) Translating Business Requirements
8 25 (8.09%) Data Visualisation
9 24 (7.77%) Capacity Planning
10 20 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (6.47%) Migration
11 19 (6.15%) ITIL
11 19 (6.15%) TDD
11 19 (6.15%) Unit Testing
12 17 (5.50%) Continuous Deployment
12 17 (5.50%) Data Management
13 16 (5.18%) ETL
14 15 (4.85%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 83 (26.86%) SQL
2 80 (25.89%) Java
3 67 (21.68%) Shell Script
4 56 (18.12%) Perl
5 51 (16.50%) JavaScript
6 13 (4.21%) Python
7 11 (3.56%) Bash Shell
7 11 (3.56%) Groovy
7 11 (3.56%) PL/SQL
7 11 (3.56%) Ruby
8 10 (3.24%) Jython
9 9 (2.91%) C++
9 9 (2.91%) PHP
10 8 (2.59%) Scala
11 6 (1.94%) ES6
12 3 (0.97%) Clojure
12 3 (0.97%) COBOL
13 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.65%) R
13 2 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.62%) CCNP
4 4 (1.29%) CCNA
4 4 (1.29%) CISM
4 4 (1.29%) CISSP
4 4 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.29%) SAS Certification
5 3 (0.97%) Degree
5 3 (0.97%) MCSE
5 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.97%) RHCE
6 2 (0.65%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) ISEB
6 2 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.65%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.32%) GCIH
7 1 (0.32%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (2.59%) QA
3 6 (1.94%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (1.29%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.97%) HL7
7 1 (0.32%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.88%) Firmware
2 12 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.59%) Docker
4 4 (1.29%) PowerHA
5 3 (0.97%) XenApp
6 2 (0.65%) KVM
6 2 (0.65%) vCloud
6 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.65%) Xen
6 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.32%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (3.88%) Puppet
2 9 (2.91%) Control-M
2 9 (2.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.94%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.29%) Ansible
5 4 (1.29%) Nexpose
6 3 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.65%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.65%) SCCM
8 1 (0.32%) Grafana
8 1 (0.32%) Kibana
8 1 (0.32%) logstash
8 1 (0.32%) Mesos
8 1 (0.32%) Opsview
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.32%) Packer
8 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 82 (26.54%) Oracle
2 37 (11.97%) IBM
3 31 (10.03%) CA
4 30 (9.71%) Microsoft
5 29 (9.39%) Cisco
5 29 (9.39%) Informatica
6 25 (8.09%) Tableau
7 22 (7.12%) Red Hat
8 20 (6.47%) F5
9 15 (4.85%) VMware
10 7 (2.27%) BMC
10 7 (2.27%) Symantec
11 6 (1.94%) EMC
11 6 (1.94%) Teradata
12 5 (1.62%) ArcSight
13 4 (1.29%) Fortinet
13 4 (1.29%) GFI Software
13 4 (1.29%) LogRhythm
13 4 (1.29%) Rapid7
13 4 (1.29%) TippingPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago