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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
England / Yorkshire
Rank 39 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing Unix 97 133 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.49% 4.67% 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.61% 20.78% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 82 113
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
429 640 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.86% 22.46% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 387 340
Median daily rate £375 £380 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 51 62
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 52 £423 +8.33% 19
South Yorkshire -12 37 £450 - 5
North Yorkshire +13 6 £450 +80.00% 3
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 121 (58.45%) Linux
2 65 (31.40%) Windows
3 61 (29.47%) Finance
4 50 (24.15%) Java
5 44 (21.26%) Git (software)
6 39 (18.84%) SQL
7 38 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (17.39%) Configuration Management
8 36 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 33 (15.94%) Python
10 32 (15.46%) JavaScript
10 32 (15.46%) Perl
10 32 (15.46%) DevOps
11 31 (14.98%) Cisco
12 30 (14.49%) Puppet
12 30 (14.49%) Ruby
13 28 (13.53%) CSS
14 27 (13.04%) HTML
15 26 (12.56%) Mac OS X
16 25 (12.08%) Shell Script
17 24 (11.59%) VMware
17 24 (11.59%) WebSphere
18 23 (11.11%) Red Hat
18 23 (11.11%) AIX
18 23 (11.11%) Solaris
19 22 (10.63%) IBM
19 22 (10.63%) Banking
19 22 (10.63%) Jenkins
20 21 (10.14%) Relational Database
21 20 (9.66%) HTTP

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 24 (11.59%) WebSphere
2 15 (7.25%) SAS
3 8 (3.86%) Confluence
3 8 (3.86%) WebSphere Portal
4 7 (3.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.42%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.42%) CloudStack
5 5 (2.42%) IBM Domino
5 5 (2.42%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.42%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.42%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (1.93%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.45%) FileNet
7 3 (1.45%) IIS
8 2 (0.97%) CICS
8 2 (0.97%) JBoss
9 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.48%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (1.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.76%) GitHub
2 4 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.66%) HTTP
2 19 (9.18%) Firewall
3 18 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 13 (6.28%) LDAP
5 12 (5.80%) SSL
6 11 (5.31%) DNS
6 11 (5.31%) Internet
7 8 (3.86%) BIG-IP
8 7 (3.38%) SAN
9 6 (2.90%) NAS
9 6 (2.90%) VPN
10 5 (2.42%) FTP
11 4 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (1.93%) Extranet
11 4 (1.93%) Intranet
11 4 (1.93%) LAN
11 4 (1.93%) WAN
11 4 (1.93%) Wireless
12 2 (0.97%) DHCP
12 2 (0.97%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.14%) Relational Database
2 13 (6.28%) Hadoop
3 12 (5.80%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.86%) MySQL
5 7 (3.38%) Big Data
6 6 (2.90%) Apache Hive
6 6 (2.90%) HBase
6 6 (2.90%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.42%) DataStage
7 5 (2.42%) DB2
7 5 (2.42%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (2.42%) OLTP
7 5 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.93%) Data Lake
8 4 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.93%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.93%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (21.26%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.63%) Jenkins
3 16 (7.73%) Subversion
4 15 (7.25%) JIRA
4 15 (7.25%) Selenium
5 12 (5.80%) Maven
6 11 (5.31%) Cucumber
7 9 (4.35%) WebDriver
8 6 (2.90%) Grunt
8 6 (2.90%) Vagrant
9 5 (2.42%) JMeter
9 5 (2.42%) JUnit
9 5 (2.42%) RSpec
10 4 (1.93%) ClearCase
10 4 (1.93%) Gradle
10 4 (1.93%) Mockito
10 4 (1.93%) Spock
11 3 (1.45%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.45%) Hudson
11 3 (1.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 61 (29.47%) Finance
2 22 (10.63%) Banking
3 8 (3.86%) Retail
4 7 (3.38%) Law
5 3 (1.45%) Marketing
5 3 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Games
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (21.74%) Developer
2 39 (18.84%) Administrator
3 22 (10.63%) Analyst
4 21 (10.14%) Java Developer
5 14 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (5.31%) DBA
6 11 (5.31%) Unix Administrator
7 10 (4.83%) Consultant
8 9 (4.35%) WebSphere Administrator
9 8 (3.86%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (3.86%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (3.86%) Scala Developer
9 8 (3.86%) Unix Engineer
10 7 (3.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.38%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (3.38%) Tester
11 6 (2.90%) Architect
11 6 (2.90%) SAS Administrator
11 6 (2.90%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.53%) CSS
2 27 (13.04%) HTML
3 20 (9.66%) XML
4 18 (8.70%) Web Services
5 17 (8.21%) REST
6 11 (5.31%) JSON
6 11 (5.31%) SOAP
7 9 (4.35%) Middleware
7 9 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (3.86%) IBM Integration Bus
9 5 (2.42%) Spring
10 4 (1.93%) 802.1X
10 4 (1.93%) Dropwizard
10 4 (1.93%) Velocity
11 3 (1.45%) OAuth
11 3 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (1.45%) React
11 3 (1.45%) RESTEasy
11 3 (1.45%) RESTful
11 3 (1.45%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.70%) iSeries
3 15 (7.25%) Visualisation
4 14 (6.76%) Data Centre
5 11 (5.31%) User Experience
6 10 (4.83%) Replication
7 7 (3.38%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.42%) HACMP
8 5 (2.42%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.42%) PKI
9 4 (1.93%) DataPower
9 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.93%) Symmetrix
9 4 (1.93%) VCE vBlock
10 3 (1.45%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.45%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.45%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.97%) Clustering
11 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.97%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 121 (58.45%) Linux
2 65 (31.40%) Windows
3 26 (12.56%) Mac OS X
4 23 (11.11%) AIX
4 23 (11.11%) Solaris
5 14 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (6.28%) SUSE
7 8 (3.86%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.93%) VMS
9 4 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.97%) HPUX
10 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.48%) OS/390
11 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (17.39%) Configuration Management
3 32 (15.46%) DevOps
4 18 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (8.70%) Web Development
5 17 (8.21%) TDD
6 15 (7.25%) ITIL
6 15 (7.25%) Service Delivery
7 14 (6.76%) BDD
7 14 (6.76%) Mentoring
8 13 (6.28%) Change Management
8 13 (6.28%) SDLC
9 12 (5.80%) Line Management
10 11 (5.31%) ETL
10 11 (5.31%) Scrum
10 11 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (4.83%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (4.83%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (4.83%) Front End Development
11 10 (4.83%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (24.15%) Java
2 39 (18.84%) SQL
3 33 (15.94%) Python
4 32 (15.46%) JavaScript
4 32 (15.46%) Perl
5 30 (14.49%) Ruby
6 25 (12.08%) Shell Script
7 17 (8.21%) Bash Shell
8 13 (6.28%) Scala
9 8 (3.86%) C
10 7 (3.38%) PHP
11 5 (2.42%) AWK
12 4 (1.93%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.45%) C++
13 3 (1.45%) JCL
14 2 (0.97%) Clojure
14 2 (0.97%) Groovy
14 2 (0.97%) Jython
14 2 (0.97%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (4.35%) Degree
2 8 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.42%) CCNP
5 4 (1.93%) SAS Certification
6 3 (1.45%) CCNA
6 3 (1.45%) CISM
6 3 (1.45%) CISSP
6 3 (1.45%) MCSE
6 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.45%) RHCE
7 2 (0.97%) CISA
7 2 (0.97%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (3.38%) QA
3 6 (2.90%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.42%) SLA
5 3 (1.45%) HL7
5 3 (1.45%) SDET
6 2 (0.97%) FATCA
7 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (5.31%) Docker
1 11 (5.31%) vSphere
2 6 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.42%) Xen
3 5 (2.42%) XenServer
4 4 (1.93%) Firmware
4 4 (1.93%) NFS
4 4 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.93%) SRDF
4 4 (1.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (1.93%) Veritas File System
5 3 (1.45%) HDFS
5 3 (1.45%) NDS
5 3 (1.45%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.97%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (14.49%) Puppet
2 13 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.86%) Ansible
4 7 (3.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (2.90%) Cobbler
6 5 (2.42%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.93%) Nexpose
7 4 (1.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 3 (1.45%) OpenAM
8 3 (1.45%) vRealize
9 2 (0.97%) OpenView
10 1 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.48%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.48%) Nagios
10 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.48%) SCCM
10 1 (0.48%) SCOM
10 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (14.98%) Cisco
2 24 (11.59%) VMware
3 23 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 22 (10.63%) IBM
5 19 (9.18%) Oracle
6 16 (7.73%) F5
6 16 (7.73%) Microsoft
7 11 (5.31%) NetApp
8 7 (3.38%) Avaya
8 7 (3.38%) CA
8 7 (3.38%) EMC
8 7 (3.38%) Sun
8 7 (3.38%) Symantec
9 6 (2.90%) Juniper
9 6 (2.90%) Veritas
10 5 (2.42%) Ab Initio
10 5 (2.42%) BMC
10 5 (2.42%) Cyber-Ark
10 5 (2.42%) HP
10 5 (2.42%) Informatica
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