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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 30 28 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +29
Contract jobs citing Unix 149 169 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.17% 5.68% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.69% 27.04% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 97 37
Median daily rate £430 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.53% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +205.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.00%
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
629 625 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.81% 21.02% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 347 280
Median daily rate £410 £310 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.40% +15.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £448 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 61 59
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £9.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £20.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -7 99 £425 +21.42% 13
South Yorkshire -2 36 £500 +33.33% 5
North Yorkshire -1 7 £363 -9.37% 1
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 194 (53.44%) Linux
2 128 (35.26%) Finance
3 124 (34.16%) Windows
4 117 (32.23%) Java
5 111 (30.58%) Oracle
6 101 (27.82%) SQL
7 70 (19.28%) Shell Script
8 67 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (18.46%) Banking
9 62 (17.08%) Analytical Skills
10 60 (16.53%) MongoDB
11 54 (14.88%) Perl
12 53 (14.60%) JavaScript
12 53 (14.60%) SAS
13 49 (13.50%) Hadoop
14 47 (12.95%) Git (software)
15 46 (12.67%) HTTP
16 45 (12.40%) Configuration Management
17 43 (11.85%) PostgreSQL
17 43 (11.85%) Data Warehouse
18 42 (11.57%) IBM
19 41 (11.29%) Relational Database
20 40 (11.02%) AIX
21 38 (10.47%) HTML
21 38 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
22 37 (10.19%) Firewall
23 36 (9.92%) WebSphere
24 34 (9.37%) Microsoft
25 33 (9.09%) Jenkins
26 32 (8.82%) Tableau

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 53 (14.60%) SAS
2 36 (9.92%) WebSphere
3 19 (5.23%) Tomcat
4 17 (4.68%) Apache
4 17 (4.68%) WebLogic
5 12 (3.31%) WebSphere Portal
6 11 (3.03%) FileNet
6 11 (3.03%) nginx
7 10 (2.75%) JBoss
8 8 (2.20%) Confluence
8 8 (2.20%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 8 (2.20%) OpenStack
8 8 (2.20%) WebLogic Portal
8 8 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.93%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (1.38%) CloudStack
11 4 (1.10%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.83%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.93%) MS Office
3 6 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.83%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.28%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.28%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.03%) GitHub
3 7 (1.93%) IaaS
4 6 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (12.67%) HTTP
2 37 (10.19%) Firewall
3 28 (7.71%) Internet
4 23 (6.34%) TCP/IP
5 22 (6.06%) SSL
6 17 (4.68%) DNS
6 17 (4.68%) LAN
6 17 (4.68%) Network Security
7 13 (3.58%) WAN
8 12 (3.31%) BIG-IP
9 11 (3.03%) Extranet
9 11 (3.03%) Intranet
9 11 (3.03%) LDAP
10 10 (2.75%) FTP
10 10 (2.75%) VPN
11 9 (2.48%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (2.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 8 (2.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (1.38%) SAN
14 4 (1.10%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (16.53%) MongoDB
2 49 (13.50%) Hadoop
3 43 (11.85%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (11.85%) PostgreSQL
4 41 (11.29%) Relational Database
5 30 (8.26%) Apache Hive
6 27 (7.44%) BusinessObjects
6 27 (7.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 27 (7.44%) HBase
6 27 (7.44%) Pentaho
7 26 (7.16%) Oracle Database
8 22 (6.06%) SQL Server
9 19 (5.23%) MySQL
10 17 (4.68%) NoSQL
11 16 (4.41%) DB2
12 14 (3.86%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (3.03%) Big Data
13 11 (3.03%) Neo4j
14 8 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (2.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 47 (12.95%) Git (software)
2 33 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 30 (8.26%) Subversion
4 28 (7.71%) ERwin
5 17 (4.68%) Maven
6 11 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 11 (3.03%) JIRA
7 10 (2.75%) Mockito
8 9 (2.48%) Selenium
9 7 (1.93%) ClearCase
9 7 (1.93%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (1.65%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.38%) ClearQuest
11 5 (1.38%) PHPUnit
11 5 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (1.10%) Gradle
12 4 (1.10%) HP UFT
12 4 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (1.10%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.83%) Spock
General
1 128 (35.26%) Finance
2 67 (18.46%) Banking
3 23 (6.34%) Law
4 11 (3.03%) Games
5 4 (1.10%) Billing
6 2 (0.55%) Retail
6 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.28%) French Language
7 1 (0.28%) German Language
7 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.28%) Marketing
7 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 97 (26.72%) Developer
2 62 (17.08%) Administrator
3 42 (11.57%) Java Developer
4 41 (11.29%) Analyst
5 36 (9.92%) Architect
6 23 (6.34%) Enterprise Architect
7 22 (6.06%) Software Manager
8 21 (5.79%) Configuration Manager
8 21 (5.79%) Software Configuration Manager
8 21 (5.79%) Systems Administrator
9 17 (4.68%) Digital Developer
10 16 (4.41%) Data Architect
10 16 (4.41%) Senior Architect
11 15 (4.13%) Consultant
11 15 (4.13%) DBA
12 14 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (3.58%) Enterprise Data Architect
13 13 (3.58%) Project Manager
13 13 (3.58%) Security Analyst
14 12 (3.31%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.47%) HTML
2 27 (7.44%) Node.js
2 27 (7.44%) REST
3 24 (6.61%) Middleware
4 19 (5.23%) J2EE
5 18 (4.96%) CSS
6 16 (4.41%) Spring
7 15 (4.13%) Web Services
7 15 (4.13%) XML
8 14 (3.86%) Dropwizard
8 14 (3.86%) IBM Integration Bus
8 14 (3.86%) JSON
9 13 (3.58%) Hibernate
10 12 (3.31%) .NET
11 11 (3.03%) JAX-RS
12 10 (2.75%) AngularJS
12 10 (2.75%) RESTful
13 9 (2.48%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (2.48%) Servlets
13 9 (2.48%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (17.08%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.82%) Visualisation
3 30 (8.26%) Data Centre
4 23 (6.34%) Management Information System
5 19 (5.23%) Client/Server
5 19 (5.23%) Data Integration
6 11 (3.03%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.48%) iSeries
7 9 (2.48%) Mainframe
7 9 (2.48%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.65%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.38%) Clustering
9 5 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.38%) NHS
10 4 (1.10%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.83%) DataPower
11 3 (0.83%) Replication
11 3 (0.83%) User Experience
12 2 (0.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 194 (53.44%) Linux
2 124 (34.16%) Windows
3 40 (11.02%) AIX
4 31 (8.54%) Mac OS X
5 21 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.03%) Solaris
6 11 (3.03%) Windows Server
7 10 (2.75%) SUSE
8 9 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.93%) HPUX
10 6 (1.65%) OpenVMS
11 5 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.83%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.83%) zOS
13 2 (0.55%) CentOS
13 2 (0.55%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (12.40%) Configuration Management
3 38 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (8.26%) TDD
5 29 (7.99%) Data Modelling
5 29 (7.99%) Open Source
6 28 (7.71%) Data Architecture
6 28 (7.71%) Migration
6 28 (7.71%) SDLC
7 27 (7.44%) Service Management
8 26 (7.16%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (6.89%) Data Visualisation
10 23 (6.34%) BDD
10 23 (6.34%) DevOps
10 23 (6.34%) Responsive Web Design
10 23 (6.34%) Translating Business Requirements
10 23 (6.34%) Web Design
11 21 (5.79%) Capacity Planning
11 21 (5.79%) Data Management
12 20 (5.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (32.23%) Java
2 101 (27.82%) SQL
3 70 (19.28%) Shell Script
4 54 (14.88%) Perl
5 53 (14.60%) JavaScript
6 23 (6.34%) Python
7 19 (5.23%) Ruby
8 16 (4.41%) Bash Shell
9 12 (3.31%) PL/SQL
10 11 (3.03%) C++
10 11 (3.03%) Groovy
10 11 (3.03%) Scala
11 10 (2.75%) PHP
12 9 (2.48%) Jython
13 7 (1.93%) R
14 6 (1.65%) C
14 6 (1.65%) ES6
15 5 (1.38%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.83%) Clojure
16 3 (0.83%) Go
Qualifications
1 20 (5.51%) Security Cleared
2 13 (3.58%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (1.93%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.65%) SAS Certification
5 5 (1.38%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.10%) CISM
6 4 (1.10%) CISSP
6 4 (1.10%) Degree
6 4 (1.10%) GCIH
6 4 (1.10%) GSEC
6 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.83%) CCNA
8 2 (0.55%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.55%) CCNP
8 2 (0.55%) ISEB
8 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.28%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.28%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (2.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.65%) QA
4 5 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.38%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (4.13%) Active Directory
1 15 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.31%) Docker
3 11 (3.03%) Firmware
4 7 (1.93%) Xen
5 6 (1.65%) KVM
5 6 (1.65%) vSphere
6 5 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.10%) PowerHA
8 3 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.83%) XenApp
9 2 (0.55%) Ceph
9 2 (0.55%) etcd
9 2 (0.55%) flannel
9 2 (0.55%) GlusterFS
9 2 (0.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (0.55%) vCloud
9 2 (0.55%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.28%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 21 (5.79%) Puppet
2 15 (4.13%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (3.58%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (3.03%) Control-M
5 10 (2.75%) Ansible
6 7 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (1.93%) Salt
7 6 (1.65%) Data Guard
8 5 (1.38%) Grafana
8 5 (1.38%) Graphite
8 5 (1.38%) StatsD
9 4 (1.10%) Kibana
9 4 (1.10%) logstash
9 4 (1.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (1.10%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.83%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.83%) Nexpose
10 3 (0.83%) Opsview
Vendors
1 111 (30.58%) Oracle
2 42 (11.57%) IBM
3 34 (9.37%) Microsoft
4 32 (8.82%) Tableau
5 29 (7.99%) Informatica
6 27 (7.44%) CA
7 26 (7.16%) Red Hat
8 25 (6.89%) Cisco
9 21 (5.79%) VMware
10 19 (5.23%) F5
11 11 (3.03%) Teradata
12 8 (2.20%) Citrix
12 8 (2.20%) Sybase
13 7 (1.93%) HP
13 7 (1.93%) NetApp
14 5 (1.38%) Apigee
14 5 (1.38%) ArcSight
14 5 (1.38%) EMC
14 5 (1.38%) Splunk
14 5 (1.38%) Sun
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