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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 42 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Unix 116 173 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.08% 5.43% 4.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.86% 23.60% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 125 55
Median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £419 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.46% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £150.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -91.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
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
584 733 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.54% 23.00% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 410 280
Median daily rate £365 £375 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +24.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £167 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 86 77
Median hourly rate £14.49 £13.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.57 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.53 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -23 72 £400 -5.88% 17
South Yorkshire +21 35 £500 +11.11% 4
North Yorkshire +11 9 £400 - 3
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 136 (50.37%) Linux
2 98 (36.30%) Windows
3 95 (35.19%) Finance
4 79 (29.26%) Java
5 59 (21.85%) Perl
6 57 (21.11%) Banking
7 54 (20.00%) SQL
8 53 (19.63%) Oracle
9 47 (17.41%) Shell Script
10 43 (15.93%) Configuration Management
11 42 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (14.81%) AIX
13 39 (14.44%) WebSphere
14 38 (14.07%) IBM
15 36 (13.33%) JavaScript
16 34 (12.59%) Service Management
17 33 (12.22%) SDLC
18 32 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
18 32 (11.85%) Git (software)
19 31 (11.48%) HTTP
20 29 (10.74%) Firewall
20 29 (10.74%) Data Centre
21 28 (10.37%) Translating Business Requirements
21 28 (10.37%) Microsoft
21 28 (10.37%) Cisco
22 26 (9.63%) Capacity Planning
22 26 (9.63%) Puppet
22 26 (9.63%) HTML
22 26 (9.63%) Relational Database
23 25 (9.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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 39 (14.44%) WebSphere
2 19 (7.04%) WebSphere Portal
3 17 (6.30%) SAS
4 14 (5.19%) FileNet
4 14 (5.19%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (4.81%) WebLogic
5 13 (4.81%) WebLogic Portal
6 12 (4.44%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.48%) Apache
7 4 (1.48%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (1.48%) Confluence
7 4 (1.48%) JBoss
7 4 (1.48%) nginx
7 4 (1.48%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.11%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.11%) CICS
8 3 (1.11%) CloudStack
8 3 (1.11%) IIS
8 3 (1.11%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 9 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.96%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.22%) MS Office
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.56%) GitHub
2 5 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.74%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.48%) HTTP
2 29 (10.74%) Firewall
3 22 (8.15%) TCP/IP
4 21 (7.78%) SSL
5 19 (7.04%) LDAP
6 18 (6.67%) Internet
7 13 (4.81%) BIG-IP
7 13 (4.81%) DNS
8 12 (4.44%) LAN
9 10 (3.70%) Extranet
9 10 (3.70%) Intranet
9 10 (3.70%) VPN
10 9 (3.33%) WAN
11 6 (2.22%) FTP
11 6 (2.22%) Network Security
12 5 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.63%) Relational Database
2 16 (5.93%) Hadoop
2 16 (5.93%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (4.81%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.44%) DB2
4 12 (4.44%) Oracle Database
5 11 (4.07%) MySQL
6 10 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 6 (2.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 5 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.85%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.85%) Base SAS
10 5 (1.85%) Big Data
10 5 (1.85%) Neo4j
10 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.85%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 32 (11.85%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.26%) Subversion
3 22 (8.15%) Jenkins
4 18 (6.67%) Selenium
5 14 (5.19%) Cucumber
6 13 (4.81%) Maven
7 12 (4.44%) JIRA
8 11 (4.07%) ClearCase
8 11 (4.07%) WebDriver
9 7 (2.59%) Vagrant
10 6 (2.22%) ClearQuest
10 6 (2.22%) Grunt
11 5 (1.85%) HP UFT
11 5 (1.85%) Mockito
11 5 (1.85%) RSpec
12 4 (1.48%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.48%) Gradle
12 4 (1.48%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.11%) IntelliJ
13 3 (1.11%) Spock
General
1 95 (35.19%) Finance
2 57 (21.11%) Banking
3 25 (9.26%) Law
4 9 (3.33%) Games
5 4 (1.48%) Billing
5 4 (1.48%) Retail
6 2 (0.74%) Marketing
6 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.37%) French Language
7 1 (0.37%) German Language
7 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (22.96%) Developer
2 51 (18.89%) Administrator
3 32 (11.85%) Analyst
4 27 (10.00%) Software Manager
5 26 (9.63%) Configuration Manager
5 26 (9.63%) Software Configuration Manager
6 23 (8.52%) Java Developer
7 16 (5.93%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (4.81%) Consultant
9 12 (4.44%) WebSphere Administrator
10 11 (4.07%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
10 11 (4.07%) Digital Developer
11 10 (3.70%) Tester
12 9 (3.33%) DBA
12 9 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
12 9 (3.33%) Project Manager
13 8 (2.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 8 (2.96%) Release Manager
13 8 (2.96%) Security Specialist
13 8 (2.96%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.63%) HTML
2 21 (7.78%) XML
3 19 (7.04%) IBM Integration Bus
4 18 (6.67%) CSS
5 17 (6.30%) WebSphere MQ
6 16 (5.93%) Middleware
7 15 (5.56%) J2EE
7 15 (5.56%) JSON
7 15 (5.56%) REST
7 15 (5.56%) Web Services
8 14 (5.19%) Node.js
8 14 (5.19%) Spring
9 11 (4.07%) SOAP
10 9 (3.33%) Dropwizard
10 9 (3.33%) Hibernate
10 9 (3.33%) React
10 9 (3.33%) RESTful
11 8 (2.96%) Sass
12 7 (2.59%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.59%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.74%) Data Centre
3 17 (6.30%) iSeries
4 11 (4.07%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.33%) Mainframe
6 7 (2.59%) Clustering
6 7 (2.59%) DataPower
7 6 (2.22%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.22%) Data Integration
7 6 (2.22%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.85%) PKI
9 4 (1.48%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.48%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.11%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.11%) Replication
10 3 (1.11%) Smartcard
10 3 (1.11%) User Experience
11 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.74%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 136 (50.37%) Linux
2 98 (36.30%) Windows
3 40 (14.81%) AIX
4 16 (5.93%) Mac OS X
5 14 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (4.81%) Windows Server
7 11 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (3.70%) Solaris
9 9 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.11%) HPUX
10 3 (1.11%) OpenVMS
10 3 (1.11%) SUSE
10 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.93%) Configuration Management
2 42 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (12.59%) Service Management
4 33 (12.22%) SDLC
5 28 (10.37%) Translating Business Requirements
6 26 (9.63%) Capacity Planning
7 25 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (7.78%) TDD
9 20 (7.41%) Migration
10 19 (7.04%) DevOps
11 18 (6.67%) ITIL
12 16 (5.93%) BDD
12 16 (5.93%) Unit Testing
13 14 (5.19%) Continuous Deployment
13 14 (5.19%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (5.19%) Web Design
14 12 (4.44%) ETL
15 11 (4.07%) High Availability
15 11 (4.07%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 79 (29.26%) Java
2 59 (21.85%) Perl
3 54 (20.00%) SQL
4 47 (17.41%) Shell Script
5 36 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 19 (7.04%) Ruby
7 16 (5.93%) Bash Shell
8 14 (5.19%) Python
9 11 (4.07%) Scala
10 10 (3.70%) Jython
11 9 (3.33%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.96%) Groovy
13 7 (2.59%) PHP
14 4 (1.48%) ES6
15 3 (1.11%) C++
15 3 (1.11%) Clojure
16 2 (0.74%) R
17 1 (0.37%) C
17 1 (0.37%) COBOL
17 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (2.22%) CISM
2 6 (2.22%) CISSP
2 6 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.85%) CCNP
4 4 (1.48%) CCNA
4 4 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.48%) SAS Certification
5 3 (1.11%) Degree
5 3 (1.11%) MCSE
5 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.11%) RHCE
6 2 (0.74%) CISA
6 2 (0.74%) ISEB
6 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.74%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.37%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (4.07%) QA
3 6 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.48%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (1.11%) HL7
6 3 (1.11%) SDET
7 1 (0.37%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.70%) Docker
3 10 (3.70%) Firmware
4 5 (1.85%) Xen
5 4 (1.48%) PowerHA
6 3 (1.11%) NDS
6 3 (1.11%) vSphere
6 3 (1.11%) XenApp
6 3 (1.11%) XenServer
7 2 (0.74%) KVM
7 2 (0.74%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (0.74%) vCloud
7 2 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.74%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.37%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 26 (9.63%) Puppet
2 8 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.85%) Ansible
5 5 (1.85%) Control-M
5 5 (1.85%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.48%) Data Guard
6 4 (1.48%) Nexpose
7 3 (1.11%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (1.11%) Cobbler
7 3 (1.11%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.74%) SCCM
8 2 (0.74%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.37%) Grafana
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 53 (19.63%) Oracle
2 38 (14.07%) IBM
3 28 (10.37%) Cisco
3 28 (10.37%) Microsoft
4 18 (6.67%) F5
5 17 (6.30%) VMware
6 16 (5.93%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.33%) CA
8 8 (2.96%) Symantec
9 7 (2.59%) BMC
9 7 (2.59%) Sybase
10 6 (2.22%) EMC
10 6 (2.22%) Teradata
11 5 (1.85%) Citrix
11 5 (1.85%) HP
11 5 (1.85%) Sun
12 4 (1.48%) Intel Security
12 4 (1.48%) Juniper
12 4 (1.48%) TippingPoint
12 4 (1.48%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago